Trainee Life Safety Systems Engineer

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The SmartList
25000.00 GBP Annual
29 Aug 2017
26 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
LOCATION: Based From home, predominantly covering London & South of England,

JOB TITLE: Trainee Life Safety Systems Engineer

SALARY & BENEFITS: GBPDependent on Experience + Full in house and external training, Uniform, Vehicle, Mobile, Laptop, Test Equipment, PPE, Loyalty Holiday Scheme, Christmas Shutdown, PRP Bonus scheme in development , private healthcare scheme & a pension option

WORKING HOURS: Full Time - 37.5 Hour basic week (Monday to Friday) plus regular overtime

THE COMPANY: In over 33 years our client has established a reputation as an industry leading Life Safety Specialist. Bringing together high quality products from only the best manufacturers they exceed expectation and provide excellence in the systems and services they provide. Due to continued growth, they are looking to expand their existing team with the addition of a highly motivated and career minded individual to train in life safety systems engineering

THE ROLE: This appointment will be based from home and offers the successful candidate the opportunity to travel around the UK developing their technical and process skills with training on a wide range of life safety systems and equipment types installed within our blue chip customer sites.

Key Responsibilities for the Trainee Life Safety Systems Engineer:

  • To work fully supervised learning how to deliver various life safety system engineering works as directed by the office and field management team in accordance with industry standards and company procedures
  • To complete electronic reporting in accordance with Company procedures
  • To improve personal work skills through theoretical and practical in field and external industry regulated training, with a view to progressing toward a specific engineering role
  • To always present and conduct oneself appropriately given the nature and importance of our clients

THE CANDIDATE: The successful candidate will have a technical mind with the desire and drive to progress within the fire protection industry. You will have excellent communication skills and have the ability to work well as part of a team. No experience is required but would be preferred.

A comprehensive package of training is provided and tailored to the individual needs of the successful candidate, based upon their previous experience and qualifications.

Key skills and experience or the Trainee Life Safety Systems Engineer:-

  • You must hold a full driving licence suitable for UK use, maximum of 3 penalty points
  • A working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel & emails
  • Enthusiastic and proactive with a flexible approach
  • Willingness and drive to succeed to further progress within you career
  • A general interest in electrical / electronic engineering
  • Fluent in English, ideally as a first language
  • Highly motivated
  • A fluent and confident communicator, both verbally and in writing
Desirable Criteria:
  • Grade C GCSE or above equivalent in Maths, English and any technical related subject
  • City & Guilds 231 Electrical Parts 1 & 2 / IEEE 17th Edition / ONC in Electronic Engineering or equivalent
  • Any previous knowledge or understanding of life safety equipments, such as fire alarms, emergency lighting, voice alarms, fire extinguishers
  • Previous experience of writing any Word or Excel documents with high attention to detail and accuracy

A supplementary industry recognised external training package will also be provided and tailored to the individual needs of the successful candidate, based upon their previous experience, qualifications and skills. This is a rare 'ground up' opportunity to develop a career in the life safety services sector

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