Emergency lighting Engineer - Birmingham

Alecto Recruitment Ltd
12 May 2017
10 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Emergency lighting Engineer - Birmingham

Alecto Recruitment a currently representing a leading supplier of Fire Systems and Emergency lights in the Birmingham area, now seeking an Emergency Light Engineer to cover the West Midlands territory.

The Role:

As an Emergency Light Engineer, duties will vary on a day to day basis to include the commissioning, maintenance and Emergency Light Testing of systems to BS5266 standards.

Working under your own initiative and reporting to an administrator, you will be required to deal with both electrical contractors and clients on a day to day basis - good communication skills and a client facing attitude are therefore essential.

Main Duties:

  • Field based role covering Installation, Service and Maintenance of Emergency Lights.
  • Testing emergency lights on 3 hour burns, reporting and repairing of failed fittings. To be done on first time fixes where possible.
  • Adhering to Health and Safety and Quality guidelines, ensuring risk assessments are carried out before and onsite visits.
  • Completing all tests and recording results in the onsite fire safety log book.
  • Inspecting, repairing and servicing by investigating and diagnosing faults and making effective, economical and lasting repairs.
  • Respond to emergency calls within the timescale specified wherever possible.
  • Carry out routine maintenance when required.
  • Carry out all works in accordance with BS5266 regulations.
  • Supervisory responsibility for junior or trainee engineers should they accompany him onto site.
  • Participation in the Call out rota 1 day in 10


  • £24,960 basic salary
  • Overtime, on-call paid at preferential rates
  • Van, Phone and Laptop
  • Pension

If you believe you can fulfil this position then do not hesitate to apply today. To apply for this role and find out more details, please forward your CV to Jason Fogaty, Alecto Recruitment. or call in strict confidence. Alecto Recruitment Limited is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. If your experience matches please forward your CV immediately. We thank all applicants who respond, but only those short listed will be contacted. For more information about the positions we are currently recruiting for, please take a look at www.alectorecruitment.com or follow us on Twitter @alectorecruit