Fire Alarm Engineer - ESSEX Coverage

Fire Alarm Engineer - ESSEX Coverage

  • Location

    Essex, England

  • Sector:

    Fire & Security

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £30000 - £35000 per annum + pension and overtime

  • Contact:

    Louise Shepherd

  • Contact email:

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  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

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Covering Essex
Fire Alarm Engineer
Essex based Engineer required


  • A well rounded mobile Fire Alarm Engineer covering Essex & Cambridge with 1 day a week travelling to SE London


  • Servicing of a variety of Fire Alarms.
  • Installation of small and additional works
  • Basic commissioning of Fire Alarm systems
  • Fault Finding
  • Working hours circa - 08:00 to 16:30
  • One day a week - travelling to S.E London
  • Part of emergency on call rota.


  • Working on the attached railway contract.
  • Large sites in Cambridge, Colchester and Southend plus various other locations
  • One day a week - Goldsmiths University New Cross

System experience:

  • Kentec, Morley, Advanced Fire Alarms, Coopers
  • Training will be provided on client's own system/equipment and Gent panels.

About you:

  • Be an experienced Fire Alarm Engineer.
  • Experienced with Kentec, Morley, Advanced Fire Alarms.
  • Career minded and enthusiastic in the workplace.
  • Good communicator is paramount.
  • PC Literate, technically minded.

Salary & Package:

  • Basic salary of up to circa £35k, plus overtime.
  • Overtime is available and is consistent, paid at time and a half outside of contracted hours and then double time from Saturday Lunch time right up until Monday morning 08:00.
  • Call out is circa 1 week in 6, you will be paid 9 x your hourly rate for your standby amount, then you will be paid per call out door to door (expect to be called out as little as to once or twice a month)!
  • Travel is paid 1 hour either side of the day.
  • Fully expensed Company vehicle.

Additional information:

  • This would suit an ambitious, hardworking Fire Alarm Engineer, that is serious about doing a job that they can be proud to put their name to.
  • Must be a team player, and an effective communicator.
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays.
  • Laptop.
  • Smartphone.
  • Meters.
  • PPE/Work Wear.
  • Leads and Software.
  • Pension - company pay in 3% after successful completion of Probation
  • Ample training opportunities

Contact Louise Shepherd at Eligo on 02089711889 or