Fire Alarm Service Engineer job

KJ Fire Safety Limited view
Fire Alarm Service Engineer
  • £23,500.00 to £28,000.00 per annum
  • Permanent
  • Posted: one year ago
  • Wigan, UK
  • 1 vacancies
  • Expires on: 25-07-2019
Job Description

Key Responsibilities:


• Carry out scheduled routine servicing of fire alarm, emergency lighting, nurse-call etc in a timely, efficient, and cost-effective manner in line with our Company’s quality standards

• Carry out installations of the above and all other necessary works required in accordance with our Company’s needs

• Effectively communicate with our customers to ensure a good understanding of system and site status, particularly system defects that affect its correct function

• Indicate to our client’s any Fire Safety information relevant to the site

• Ensure legible and timely completion of paperwork as required 

• Be responsible for the management and security of own equipment and stock in an efficient and economical manner by determining stock levels in relation to work activities and ordering stock items from head office as and when appropriate

• Operate in accordance with quality standards and health and safety requirements.

• Attend training sessions identified as required and identify and communicate to Line Manager any personal training and development needs




• Leaving our customers with fully functioning fire detection,  emergency lighting and alarm systems

• All documentation being completed and reaching the required destinations within agreed time limits

• Ensure that our customers are always well informed regarding Fire Safety requirements

• Taking care that the responsible person on site is satisfied with the service they receive




Personal Skills:


• Must be able to work independently and manage workload

• Able to operate all required test equipment

• Demonstrate a logistical approach to systems fault diagnosis and rectification

• Deal with customers, end-users, and in-house staff in a professional manner

• Good verbal and written communication

• Team player with a sense of humour

• Full UK driving licence essential


Technical Knowledge:


• Five years industry experience would be beneficial

• Must be able to read prepared plans and technical sketches, service and repair systems in accordance with information provided

• Must fully comply with the necessary Health and Safety training

• Fully understands and complies with our clients’ Health and Safety procedures

• Experience in CCTV  systems and/or fire extinguisher repair and maintenance also highly regarded


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