Security System Installation Engineer

Closing date
11 Feb 2022
At GBSG we offer a range of services to ensure that our customers feel safe and secure, whether at home or in the workplace. Our extensive range includes intruder alarms, fire alarms, CCTV systems, access control, guarding services and keyholding.
With over 30 year experience, we're proud to have built our reputation on providing security solutions that offer real long-term value, are tailor made, reliable and easy to use.
It's this approach, plus the provision of a 24 hour emergency security engineer call-out service, that sets us apart from the crowd. We also provide monitoring services through our NSI Gold standard monitoring station which is manned 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.
We are looking to recruit a Security System Installation Engineer to join our existing team, covering various sites throughout the UK
We offer JIB rates, continuous training and development, uniform, company vehicle, mobile phone and PDA, qualified MHFA England Mental Health First Aiders, free head office parking, career development.
**Please check essential requirements before applying for this Role**
Main Job Purpose:
To carry out the installation, servicing, repairs and diagnostics on new and existing installations of security systems in line with NSI requirements and the associated British and European standards. The role will involve traveling to customer sites, and will periodically require overnight stays.
Essential Requirements: (Salary JIB Rates)
One or more of the following;
* Electrical engineering / installation qualifications and / or proven experience
* 18th Edition City and Guilds 2382
* HNC / ONC electrical engineering qualifications
* City and Guilds 2365
* Full UK Driving Licence
Desirable Requirements:
* Good understanding of Intruder Alarm systems, Access control and Fire systems
* Good understanding of IP CCTV and security networks
* Want to progress in a diverse industry with security industry knowledge being at the forefront but will extensively include IT, IP networking, System programming, Mechanical engineering
* Positive, flexible outlook
* Ability and willingness to work away from home if required
* ECS card / relevant CSCS card
* IPAF training
* Towing Licence
* City and Guilds 2391 - Inspection and Testing
Experience of the following:
* Electrical Principles
* Security systems service and Maintenance of the following: -
* IP Networking
* Fibre optics
* Intruder alarms
* Fire alarms
* CCTV systems
* Detection activated monitored CCTV systems
* Access Control Systems
* Integrated solutions
* Gates and Barriers
* Emergency lighting
Role accountabilities:
Act in a professional and friendly manner when dealing with all customers and GBSG Staff.
Carry out installation, service and/or maintenance on the above systems to meet quality standards and company policies and procedures.
Provide 24-hour callout out as required on a rota basis, including weekends, public holidays and periods of staff holiday and sickness.
Use of technologies and admin systems as required (PDA, tablet).
Liaise with the Technical Manager for advice on systems and technical problems.
Attend meetings as requested.
Ensure customer needs are satisfied regarding sales and service.
Ensure compliance to security systems response as to NSI requirements.
Ensure adherence to the Quality requirements of ISO9001 and compliance with the National Security Inspectorate and to complete internal audits as directed.
Maintain a good working relationship with other departments.
Attend internal and external training courses as and when required.
Work within the confines of the General Data Protection Regulations: respecting the rights of Data Subjects and ensuring that personal data is processed as described in the Company's Data Protection Policy.
Assist in other areas of the company operations (within capabilities) as required.
Such other duties as required for proper fulfilment of the role

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