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Fire & Security Install Engineer

Job title: Fire & Security Install Engineer
Contract type: Permanent
Location: East London
Industry: Electrical Engineering Technical Engineering
Salary: £38000 per annum
Reference: JO-2011-240368
Contact name: Charlie Neo
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Job description

Currently working with a good client of PRS to recruit an experienced Fire Alarm & Access Control Engineer

to cover London and the surrounding areas, this ideal candidate will be based near the M25 due to logistics.

Duties of the Fire & Security Engineer will be

  • To undertake the installation of large and small Fire(Detection Alarms, Aspirating, PA/VA, & FT/DR) & Security(Access Control, CCTV, ANPR, & IDS) systems with the quality of an experienced electrician.
  • Experience and knowledge of Fire & Security systems is beneficial, and a desire to learn new technical skills with a dynamic approach is key.
  • Installation of Fire & Security equipment and associated cabling, and containment to the relevant British Standard and compliant with governing authorities
  • Ownership and accountability to deliver projects from start through to handover. Manage resource, materials, and plant effectively upkeep and on time delivery of documentation

Requirements of the Engineer;

  • Proven experience within Fire alarm installation and Access Control
  • Valid full driving licence
  • A team player with the ability to work from their own initiative
  • City and Guilds 236 parts 1&2 electrical installation or equivalent
  • Proven ability to install containment and cabling specifically related to fire detection and alarm systems 
  • Proven experience on working in industrial environments
  • 18th Edition Electrical qualification
  • Proven knowledge on relevant Fire standards BS 5839 Pt 1 – 2017, BS 6266 Pt 1 – 2013, BS 7273 Standards
  • Trained to FIA standards Units 1 (Fire Detection Design), Unit 4 (Installation and Testing)

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