fire alarm engineer in west yorkshire

10 September 2018
lucy wainwright, randstad cpe
job type
£ 28,000 - £ 30,000 per year
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west yorkshire, yorkshire and the humber
construction & property
sub specialism
fm & maintenance
job type
working hours
£ 28,000 - £ 30,000 per year
reference number
lucy wainwright, randstad cpe
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job description

Role: Fire Alarm Engineer

Location: Yorkshire

Salary: £28,000 - £30,000

Call Out: ¼ - £70 for the first 3 Hours - Normal rate after

Call out Rates: 4:30pm - Midnight 1.5x Midnight onwards and weekends 2.0x

Call Out: Covering the East Cost as far as Scarborough on social housing contracts - rare

Contracts: Emergency Services

Standard Hours: 8am - 4.30 Monday - Thursday, 8am - 3.30pm on Friday. After 4.30pm

Overall Objective

To undertake planned and reactive maintenance of electrical works to a diverse client base, working in and around new build, existing occupied, public sector, social housing and refurbished properties.

Key Accountabilities

Specialising in Fire Alarm systems, the successful Fire Alarm Engineer will take up a field based role and be tasked with carrying out installation, maintenance and commission on a variety of contracts.

Time served as a multi-discipline Fire Alarm Engineer with 3+ years' experience

Experience carrying out installation, maintenance and commission on a range of fire alarm panels.

* Experience working with Intruder / CCTV / Door Access systems would be advantageous

General Responsibilities

* The Group is committed to achieving a high standard of Health and Safety in all its activities and the post holder will be expected to contribute to maintaining standards to ensure compliance with all appropriate legislation.
* To take a full role in the implementation of personal development through appraisals and to participate in any identified training or development opportunities.
* To recognise the importance of fairness and equality in the workplace, to treat everyone with dignity and respect.

Experience and Qualifications

* Full Electrical Apprenticeship including City & Guilds 236 Part 1 & Part 2 or NVQ level 3.
* 17th Edition IET Wiring Regulations BS7671.
* City & Guilds 2391 or 2394 &2395 electrical Inspection and Testing.
* At least 2 years' maintenance experience.

Personal Skills

* Good team player.
* Self motivated with the ability to motivate others.
* Able to work in pressurised situations.
* Takes pride in the quality of workmanship.
* Good communication skills.
* Good customer service skills.
* Attention to detail.
* Good time management skills.
* Good organisational skills.


Training for further tickets

23 days holiday + bank holidays


Van + Fuel Card + Phone

Progression and training

For more information, contact Lucy at Randstad on 01132456161 or

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.


electrical maintenance