Fire & Security Small Works Engineer

5 months ago

Ref: 556

Role: Fire & Security Small Works Engineer

Salary: £26,000 – £35,000

Location: Office & field based (Rotherham)

Hours: 40 hours, Monday to Friday


  • We pay you from the minute you leave your house to the minute you get home so, with overtime etc in reality you can expect to earn £31-£42K.
  • Van (can be used privately, although we’ll ask for a contribution from you for this)
  • Fuel card
  • Uniform
  • Laptop
  • Tablet
  • Phone
  • Ladders
  • Drills (we’ll ask you to supply your own hand tools)
  • 23 days holiday a year (excluding Bank Holidays)
  • Pension
  • Private health scheme

Key Responsibilities: 

  • Conducting small sized installations of Fire and Security systems to the required British Standard, on time and on budget.
  • Conducting small works alterations to the required British Standard, on time and on budget. Alterations will consist of additions to systems, repairs to systems and investigations to systems
  • Help to manage & exceed client expectations
  • Provide accurate, regular reports to your manager on the progress of the work
  • Manage other contractors and junior colleagues on site where appropriate
  • Responsible for the Health & Safety of yourself and others
  • Where appropriate provide the correct completed certification accurately and on time
  • We are looking for your help in reducing repeated callouts and so will expect you to achieve a first-time fix rate of 90%
  • We expect you to be aware of and comply with the BS standards for servicing of systems
  • Ensure your van stock level is adequate for our customer base and their requirements
  • Use PDA as expected and in real time
  • You will work closely with other members of our engineering and administration team and will report to our Operations Manager.
  • Although we’re based in South Yorkshire, we have high profile clients all over the country and you will be expected to work away on occasion.

The successful candidate:

  • Experience in the Maintenance and Repair of Fire and Security Systems (particularly Fire)
  • Experience with the following systems preferred but not essential
  • EMS, Kentec, Advanced and Notifier
  • Galaxy and Texecom Intruder systems
  • Paxton/BPT/ Videx Access control
  • Hikvision and Dahau CCTV
  • Aspirator Systems – VESDA, Airsense etc
  • Commercial awareness
  • Good time management
  • Good time keeping
  • Good organisational skills
  • Good communication skills
  • Hard Working
  • Friendly
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Outlook, Word and Excel.
Glu Recruit LTD are an equal opportunities employer and are acting as a recruitment agent in the hiring of this role.

Glu Recruit LTD ensure that all qualified applicants are considered for employment in the role that they have applied for, and any other suitable opportunity that we advertise without regard to age, belief, colour, ethnic/national origin, gender identity, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation or based on disability. If you require any additional support to apply for this role, or any other role that we advertise please contact us directly for assistance.
Get job alerts
Contact Us