JOB TITLE: Fire and Security Commissioning Engineer - GBP30k to GBP35k

Industry : Engineering & Technical Job Location : Reading
Job Reference : 12793 Job Category : Engineering
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 14/12/2016
Salary & Benefits : £30000 - £35000 per annum + company vehicle, fuel car, mobile
Experience Required : See Job Description
Education Required : See Job Description

Please note you must be permitted to work in the EC to apply for this job.

Job Summary

Fire and Security Commissioning and Handover Field Engineer, home based working in Hampshire, Surrey, West Berkshire and London. £30k - £35k. Fire and Intruder alarm, CCTV and Access control system experience required.

Job Description


Highly accredited and fast growing Security and Fire specialists based in Basingstoke, seek a top Fire and Security Commissioning Engineer to keep businesses and organisations safe and secure.

About the Company

This company's high standards and strong expertise have given it a reputation as the reliable and safe choice in the South of England. Their track record has made it a fast growing security and fire specialist; they are continually increasing their wide and varied client base.

This company are highly focused on training and development and will send successful applicants on training courses as when appropriate. This role has come about due to a promotion, the company like everyone to be moving forwards.

This company is highly accredited holding NSI Gold status for both fire and security, they are also BAFE SP203 approved, they meet the ISO 9001:2008 standard and are Partner Plus+ accredited with the Royal Warrant holding Apollo Fire Detectors.

About the Role

In this role you will be carrying out the commissioning and handover of fire alarms and detection systems, intruder alarms, access control systems and CCTV systems. You will also provide technical support, complete planned audits of installation engineers and carry out training with the end user.

This is a site based field role, therefore you will be travelling from your home to site, being required to visit the head office in Basingstoke 2 or 3 times a month. The role is Monday to Friday, 08:30 - 17:30.

What Are We Looking For?

You will have experience with fire and security systems and be willing to travel around Hampshire, Surrey, Sussex and London. You will ideally be BS5839 certified and Fire Industry Association Certificate Modules 1, 4, 5, and 6, however this company are very focused on training and development and so for the right candidate this is not essential. 17th Edition wiring regulations is an advantage. As this company is highly focused on strict standards you will also be required to pass a DBS check.

Pay and Benefits

So, what's on offer? As well as the chance to ensure people and premises are safe and secure, this role is paying up to £35k depending on experience. There is entirely optional overtime and call out opportunities that can easily bring your pay up to £39k. 21 days holiday, with an extra day for each year of service. Company vehicle, fuel card and mobile provided.

How to Apply

If you want to make a difference whilst utilising your expertise click apply now.
Alternatively you can send your CV to or feel free to contact Greg directly on 07875483812.

If this role is not for you but you know someone who might be suited we pay some pretty good referral fees for a role like this so please get in touch.


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