Job Type: Full-Time Permanent, Salary depending on experience


Minimum Experience: 3 years’ experience installing, servicing and commissioning fire and security systems


Contracted Hours: 40 hours per week


Hours of Work: 8am – 5pm Monday – Friday (Flexibility may be required to support business needs)


Job Description:

Due to business growth in this rapidly expanding fire safety and passive fire protection company, an exciting opportunity has arisen for a field based Service Engineer, in the Cambridgeshire area. My client is looking for an enthusiastic fire alarm engineer to join their team. Candidate must be hard working, self-motivated and have the ability to work under their own initiative, with good communication skills (both verbal and written). Candidate should have a strong background in fire alarms and ideally, electronic security too (Intruder, CCTV, Access Control). The majority of the work will be based in East Anglia.


Responsibilities and duties will include but not be limited to:


Installing, servicing and commissioning small to medium sized fire and intruder alarms, CCTV and access control systems

Providing certification for installed and serviced systems to comply with relevant British Standards

Managing own diary to ensure allocated work is completed on time


Good knowledge of BS5839 Part 1

Good knowledge of addressable fire alarms, open and closed protocol systems and networked systems

Client focused approach with excellent interpersonal and communication skills

Strong attention to detail and commercial awareness

Ability to manage own work load with minimal supervision

Full UK driving licence

Not essential but an advantage:


Good knowledge of CCTV systems and preferably IP cameras;

Electrical background

Fire extinguisher servicing experience/qualifications

Other training can be provided.


Package Includes:


Company Vehicle and fuel card




Training opportunities

Overtime opportunities

Due to the nature of the business, successful applicants will be subject to a satisfactory DBS and security screening in accordance with BS 7858:2012.


Please call the office on 01256 817878 and ask for Aaron.