Electrician - Fire Alarms

Posted 5 April by Jobheron Easy Apply

Location: Birkenhead, Merseyside
Salary: Competitive (depending on experience) + excellent benefits including travel, call out, standby allowance & company vehicle

A leading fire safety services and products company is looking for an ambitious, enthusiastic Electrician, with a Full UK Driving Licence and good knowledge of fire alarm systems and BS5839-1 / BS7671, to join their team in Birkenhead.

This role would suit a qualified electrician with some experience working with fire alarm systems.

About the Role:

  • Carrying out & completing planned preventative maintenance, re-active and installation works during the required time period
  • Ensuring all works are carried out to meet the requirements of BS5839 parts 1:2017 and 6:2013 and BS7671:2015 (or any other relevant British Standards)
  • Liaising with manufacturers for technical support
  • Producing service reports for all works & completing all required paperwork and certification
  • Identifying variations and non-compliances
  • Collating adequate information to provide necessary recommendations/quotes to the client

You will need to be available for the 24/7 out-of-hours fire alarm call out rota.

About You

  • Full UK Driving Licence
  • Good understanding of electrical installations
  • Working knowledge of BS5839-1:2017 and BS7671:2015
  • Good knowledge of fire alarm systems from varying manufacturers (both conventional & addressable)
  • Excellent problem-solving, prioritising & multitasking skills
  • Strong communication, administration & organisational skills
  • Good understanding of compliance within Health and Safety
  • Ability to work independently and also as part of a team
  • Honest, reliable & consistent work ethic

Bonus Skills!

  • C&G Electrical Qualification
  • Certification of completed FIA modules
  • Completed either a recognised electrical or alarm apprenticeship, or a proven track record within the fire alarm industry

Knowledge of security ingress/access equipment

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Candidates with previous experience in or job titles including Fire Alarm Technician, Electrical Engineer, Electrician, Fire Alarm Engineer, Electrical Technician, BS5839-1:2017, BS7671: 2015 may be considered.

Required skills

  • Electrician
  • Electrical Engineer
  • Fire Alarm Engineer
  • Electrical Technician
  • Fire Alarm Technician
  • BS5839-1:2017
  • BS7671: 2015

Reference: 34836578

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