Mobile Fire & Security Engineer


  • £35000 - £38000 per annum
  • London
  • Posted: 02/02/2021
  • Permanent
  • Job Ref: 159101183

Job Details


Job purpose
• 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.
• The role will require the engineer to conduct himself in a safe and professional manner in occupied premises with good communication skills to ensure works are delivered to the customer and employers satisfaction.
• Experience and knowledge of Fire & Security systems is beneficial, and a desire to learn new technical skills with a dynamic approach is key.


Duties/responsibilities/accountabilities/deliverables

Resource responsibilities
• 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
• Actively look for improvements and enhancements to provide best customer delivery and ultimately increase EMCOR’s scope through instructed variations
• Ensure tasks are delivered in line with contractual requirements
• Maintain a strong working relationship & good communication between the client and EMCOR at all times
• Ensure policies, procedures, and standards are in place and adhered to in order to maintain integrity of the contract
• Comply with EMCOR Safe Working Procedures and set examples of a positive Health & Safety culture
• Completion of mandatory paperwork, for weekly/monthly activities ensuring they are delivered before deadline
• Be prepared to work outside of normal working hours for durations as required where site restrictions apply
• All works to be completed in accordance with the relevant British Standard and good working practices
• Completion of documentation required under LPS 1014 and NSI Gold accreditations


Other factors relevant to the job
• Ensure good timekeeping and housekeeping
• May be requested to travel outside of London from time to time
• Professional, presentable appearance
• Good Communication skills
• Flexible and adaptable
• Administration Skills
• PC literate and comfortable with Microsoft Office Application



Person specification.
• Proven experience within a similar role or environment
• Educated to GCSE level with City & Guilds or equivalent in installation of electronic equipment
• Valid full driving licence, preferably clean
• A team player with the ability to work from their own initiative
• Prepared to work additional hours if and when reasonably requested
• City and Guilds 236 pts 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)


Other factors relevant to the job
• Vehicle Grade – Van Business only
• 25 days annual leave + bank holidays
• Auto enrol pension
• Fuel and vehicle maintenance card supplied
• Mobile phone supplied
• Flexible benefits available (retail discounts, reduced gym memberships)


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