Security Installation & Service Engineer

ASC Connections
05 May 2017
04 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Security Installation & Service Engineer

Location: Leicester - Midlands

My client is a leading provider of tailored security solutions of all sizes, from small micro businesses to large multi chain retail and commercial. Specialising in CCTV, Door Access and Intruder Alarms, they focus on all areas from initial consultation, to installation, after sales customer care and maintenance packages

Job Description

Reporting to the Field Engineering Manager, key responsibilities include -

- Installation, commissioning & service of all types of security products including IP & Analogue CCTV, Access Control, Door Entry & Intruder Alarms
- Installation of cabling and hardware to engineering drawings / job spec sheets
- Commissioning of systems and completing handover to customer including operating instructions
- Routine service and maintenance jobs booked in through the week, providing aftercare to customers repairing or replacing on site
- Working closely with customers dealing with any queries or troubleshooting technical issues
- Covering primarily the Leicester area, but also covering as far north as Manchester, and parts of the greater midlands areas
- Using handheld PDA to receive and complete allocated jobs, as well as communicate to management and submit timesheets / job sheets

Engineers will be part of a 9 man team who collectively cover most of the UK, including 6 multi skilled engineers and 3 apprentices.

There's no call out rota in this role, all service and maintenance jobs are booked during normal working hours to coincide with any installation projects.

Core working hours are 8am - 5pm Mon to Fri with half hour lunch.

The Successful Applicant

The successful candidate will have the following demonstrable skills:

Proven background in security installation and commissioning
Strong electrical skills
Able to work on their own initiative as the position will give the engineer autonomy over scheduling their own jobs
Excellent customer service, planning and organization skills
Clean drivers license
Flexibility towards overtime as required
What's on Offer
Basic salary of £30K, with a grading system in place to increase based on successful probation period and KPI achievements
Overtime weekday and weekends
Mobile Phone & PDA
Company Van, power tools + Fuel Card
24 days holiday plus 8 statutory bank holidays
Workplace Pension scheme

Immediate interviews available for skilled engineers, please contact directly should you have suitable skills and experience for the role.

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