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Fire Alarm Engineer

Job Reference: HQ13569_1502460481
Location: North London
Discipline:/ Field Service
Salary Range:

£30000 to 34000 per Annum + vehicle, phone, pension, PDA

Job Type: Permanent

Job Title: Fire Alarm Engineer

Salary: £30K - £34K basic plus overtime, door to door travel time paid, on call rota (£45K OTE)

Location: London and Home Counties

A well established Fire Protection company who have been trading for over 25 years, is currently recruiting for an experienced fire alarm service and maintenance engineer.

The company employ a team of over 100 highly skilled people, working on a range of projects across the UK from small installations through to large £5m multi-networked systems

Job Description

Reporting to the Service Manager, key responsibilities include -

* Routine service and breakdown maintenance of fire alarm systems, smoke detection (AOV) and Emergency Lighting
* Fault finding and rectification works to conventional and addressable fire alarms including Ziton, Advanced, Morley, Gent and Kentec, Protec, Notifier
* Routine service and inspection duties
* Small amounts of commissioning, panel changes and upgrades when required
* Part of an on call rota 1 in 11 weeks, from Monday to Sunday (3 engineers covering North/Mids/South)
* Accurate completion of all service and maintenance documentation
* Ensuring the van is maintained and stocked with necessary parts / consumables
* Using a handheld PDA for jobs to be received and completed

The Successful Applicant

The successful candidate will have the following demonstrable skills:

* Proven background in service, fault find and maintenance of addressable and conventional fire alarms
* Strong electrical skills
* Excellent customer service, planning and organisation skills
* Clean drivers license
* Flexibility towards overtime and call out rota
* Be prepared to complete an enhanced background security check

Core working hours of 8am - 5pm Mon to Fri

What's on Offer

Basic salary of £30 - £34K per annum Travel time paid door to door Call out standby allowance of £105 for the week overtime door to door Mobile Phone & PDA Company car with fitted tracker (personal usage available but mileage to be declared) 25days holiday plus bank hols Contributory Pension scheme

Overtime rates

6am to 8am and 5pm to 7pm standard time Weekdays 7pm to midnight time and a half Midnight to 6am double time Weekends Sat 6am to midnight time and a half, all day Sunday double time

Incentive payment of 5% on generation of any small works leads that are converted to orders, capped at £250 payment

Telephone interview immediately, with a face to face interview at 2nd stage.

We're seeking talented individuals that are looking to grow their careers within the fire industry, with the company structure there's ample opportunity to advance your career should you have the right attributes.

Please note, if your application is suitable, one of our consultants will call you within 5 working days. If you have not heard from us within this time, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful, however we will keep your CV on file to consider you for future opportunities.

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