Security Engineer

25000.00 - 30000.00 GBP Annual
16 Feb 2021
16 Mar 2021
Contract Type
Full Time
Our Client-
Our client is a fast-growing security business based in the Cambridge area. They have a great culture and are looking for forward thinking engineers to join their team. They are doing things differently to the norm and the young team have already established a great base of high-profile clients. If you are looking for a new challenge and want to be part of something a bit different then this could be the ideal role for you.
The Ideal Candidate-
The Ideal candidate for this role will be experienced in a similar role and have the technical knowledge listed in this advert. The client is looking for a candidate who can work hard and professionally.
Full Clean Driving Licence is also required.

Job Role

Installation, Servicing, Maintenance and Commission of predominantly Intruder alarms, CCTV and Fire Alarms in domestic, commercial, and industrial property.
Background knowledge of Access Control, Door Entry and Gate Automation is preferred but not essential.
Emergency out of hour callout is one week in four
To be able to work independently and to work alongside other engineers and to be part of a team.
On site quotations and the ability to provide customers with costed solutions whilst on site using the quotation software provided by us.
To work away from home when required to provide installations to national clients. Technical Knowledge required:

Full and detailed understanding of BS EN 50131, BS 5839, and NCP 104
A comprehensive understanding of the causes and cures of Intruder Alarm, CCTV and Fire Alarm problems (Door Entry, Access Control and Gate Automation is an advantage but not essential)
An ability to recommend changes to existing systems surrounding practices and processes that may cause false alarms
A basic understanding of IP configuration and basic computer use.
Experience of Pyronix, Texecom, Scantronic, Hikvision, Kentec, Paxton, Videx, and Came is an advantage. However, manufacturer training can be provided. Personal characteristics and behaviours:

Hard working and determined
Can work well under pressure
Can work independently and as a team Company Provides:

All the basics including a Company Vehicle, Company Fuel Card, Company Mobile Phone, Company Uniform, Full PPE.
All power tools that are required to complete jobs in the best way (when required).
All relevant testing equipment.
Company laptop (when required).
Company iPad (when required).
All manufacturer training required to complete jobs in the best way (when required). Benefits:

Working hours of 9.00am-17.00pm, Monday - Friday
Basic Salary of GBP25,000 - GBP30,000 (based on experience) with a performance review every 6 months and adjusted salary accordingly.
21 Days Annually plus Bank Holidays plus additional day per year of service up to 7 days.
GBP100 per week call-out standby