Installation Engineer

Swanstaff Recruitment Ltd
£25,000 - £29,000
20 Apr 2017
20 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Title: Installation Engineer
Location: Edinburgh and sites
Salary: £25,000 - £29,000

Swanstaff Recruitment is an award winning agency working on behalf of its prestigious client in bespoke and standardised audio-visual solutions sector who is currently looking for an experienced Installation Engineer. The role is full time and permanent offering an excellent salary package. This is an exciting and unique opportunity.

The Role:

Main Purpose of Position

To Install AV equipment in various sites, Museums, Theme Parks, Visitor Centers, Corporate Establishments, Retail Stores primarily in the UK and Europe but also worldwide.

Key Responsibilities and Duties

  • One hundred percent focus on and adherence to the company policy on health and safety
  • Perform installation work for AV Systems within the budgeted number of hours and to the required quality levels
  • Low re-work rate and all work carried out to a high quality calibre
  • All installation work carried out in accordance with ES Quality Procedures - evident through successful audits
  • Installation of AV projects to completion, and managing of sites as necessary
  • Liaise with Project Engineer and Project Manager on Project technical aspects, and an ability to liaise with the client or main contractor as necessary
  • Flexible approach to project changes on site - escalating changes and variations to the Project Manager
  • Provide updates to Operations Resource Manager on site progress
  • Assist in the project commissioning as necessary
  • Support junior members of staff in Installation techniques and best practices
  • Assist the Project Manager in managing change and variation in the project

What Experience, Skills and Attributes you will need to be successful?

  • Strong ability to work alone and on own initiative
  • Be a good team member
  • Ability to carry out installation activities on time, on spec, and to keep to the budgeted number of hours for each job
  • Be organised, flexible and able to approach different types of tasks during the working day
  • Very good communication skills
  • To have a good understanding of 1st and 2nd fix AV installations
  • Have excellent soldering, crimp and terminating skills
  • Ability to work from instructions from Project Engineers and Project Managers, but also to think laterally and suggest engineering solutions on site
  • To be able to work from schematics, terminating sheets, site plans and projector drawings
  • Have strong mechanical skills
  • The ideal applicant will be flexible and able to adapt to various situations put to them
  • The ideal candidate will have at least one year's experience of production and wiring methods and carried out previous installation work in the electrical / AV industry
  • The ideal candidate will have a background from AV, electrical or electronic industries
  • Be willing and able to work both in Edinburgh and on customer sites in UK and Europe
  • A full driving licence is essential

Successful applicants will receive benefits package, including generous pension scheme, free car park and rewarding working environment.

Apply now or call Tom Kurczab in our Dartford branch!
Swanstaff Recruitment is an equal employment company.