Fire Alarm Service Engineer


Reading, South East, United Kingdom

Fire Alarm Service EngineerBerkshire\u00A340,300 Annually, 9-day fortnight (week 1 Monday to Friday, week 2 Monday to Thursday), 7:45am \u2013 16:30pm, 25 days holiday plus bank holidays, OT Paid at 1.75xAbout the Client: * Our client, specialists in the Fire and Security industry, are seeking a hardworking and passionate Site Based Fire Alarm Engineer based around the Berkshire area to join their Service team on a permanent basis.
The Role: * To provide first line System Maintenance, Reactive & Small or Extra Works to, Automatic Fire, and Fire Aspiration Alarm Systems. * Predominantly working on ADT Fire Alarm Panels.
* Join a call out rota of 1 in 9. * Advise or recommend improvement for additions or reductions in the scope of works. * Produce comprehensive day work \/ extra works quotations in a competitive and realistic manner, ensuring that the quotation is accurate, achievable, and commercially viable.
* Co-ordinate and professionally carry out Planned Preventive Maintenance and Reactive Activities in conjunction with Specialist Services Service Centre requests and\/or site\/clients database requirements. * To be responsible and monitor all contracted, Automatic Fire Alarm Systems. * To carry out any reasonable request for reactive calls or site system moves and changes both by way of small works installation and commissioning.
* Take responsibility for notifying the Service Centre of all activity, the maintaining of up-to-date records of work carried out and the updating of PPM scope of works database and site logbooks.
* To ensure all reactive works are carried out in accordance with Service Level Agreements. * Ensure your assistance in Competent Delivery of service and reactive response to the clients contracted Fire & Security Systems. * To manage effectively weekly timesheets, mileage sheets and necessary administration paperwork on weekly and monthly basis, as detailed in the Engineers policies or requested by Supervisor, manager, or Office Staff.
* Control and Manage tools and plant on site and ensure that equipment resources are fit for purpose and adequate for the assigned works.
Qualities Required: * City & Guilds or equivalent in installation of electronic equipment preferred. * Proven experience on the service and maintenance of Automatic Fire Alarm System. * Excellent communication skills. * Excellent diagnostic and fault-finding skills, with the ability to resolve by elimination or technical recommendations.
* Knowledge and experience of permits to work, method statements and risk assessments. * Due to the nature of the site, you MUST be a British citizen and pass strict security checks

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