CV Drop Timesheets
30th March 2023

What Does it Take to Get a Fire & Security Engineer Career?

Security job

Fire & Security engineer role is varied and includes installing, servicing and commissioning large commercial fire or intruder alarm systems, CCTV and access control systems.

What are Fire & Security Engineer responsibilities?

  • Work for a selection of key accounts.
  • Work with existing teams in the area and look after several prestigious large-scale commercial sites.
  • Install or service a range of systems.
  • Most works are completed with 2 engineers due to the size and complexity of the buildings and to ensure that the work is completed safely, so will involve working with and mentoring a group of trainee engineers.
  • Travel time and overtime will be paid for and you will get access to your own top spec vehicle (high-spec model with air-conditioning, Bluetooth and satnav). A credit/fuel card and a tablet will also be provided.

What skills do they need?

  • Experience installing, servicing, commissioning or fault-finding a range of fire and/or security systems.
  • Happy to travel and work overtime when necessary.
  • Experience working with fire & security products, alarm or access control systems.
  • Experience with large-scale networked systems.

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