Fire & Security Installation Engineer – (Midlands) – £32,000 – Dependant on experience.

We are recruiting a permanent mobile Fire and Security Small Works Engineer for our clients to cover the Midlands.

Job Overview:

Hours: 40 per week

Shift Pattern: Monday to Friday between 8am – 5pm with 1 hour for lunch

Overtime available paid at x1.5 Monday to Sunday

Must be happy to work on an on-call basis currently 1 in 4

Job Purpose:

To provide support to both on-site engineers and clients. You will also be responsible to carry out system maintenance, reactive and small or extra works to, CCTV, access control, security systems, automatic fire, fire extinguishing and fire aspiration alarm systems comprising of both internal and external clients.

Duties & responsibilities:

· Carry-out and supervise planned preventative maintenance activities

· Upgrades and system repairs

· Installation 1st & 2nd fix of both fire and security equipment

· Modifications in line with contract requirements

· Regular communication with the client on Key Point Indicators, and service level agreements

About You:

Appropriate trade qualification or equivalent experience

Experience of Installation, testing and maintenance of CCTV, Intruder, Intercom, Access Control and Fire Alarm systems

Experience of fault finding

Experience of cable containment

Experience of cable calculations

Experience of Safe working practices and permit to work systems

Have team building skills and be a good communicator

Be fluent in written and spoken English

Proven communication and numeric skills (verbal and written)

A reasonable level of computer literacy in the more common applications



Professional and presentable appearance

Personable and approachable

Flexible and adaptable


A team player with the ability to work from their own initiative

Willingness to learn new skills and embrace procedures

Flexible approach to working hours

Administration skills

General Information:

Full UK driving licence (Preferably clean)

Mileage will be approximately 30K per annum

Additional hours of work will be required from time to time

Mobile phone supplied (cost of private calls to be reimbursed to the company)

Where applicable a laptop computer will be supplied


In return for these skills there is a generous and highly competitive remuneration package on offer including basic salary up to £32,000 Dependent on Experience, Company Vehicle, Fuel Card, holiday package, pension commitment and other company wide benefits.

If interested in the role please contact Iain Macdonald at Highfield Professional Solutions on 01489774010 or alternatively send your CV through to iain.macdonald@highfieldps.co.uk