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Fire & Security Mobile Engineer | Doncaster Area - 44195

Job Category:  Facilities
Salary Range: £25k - £30k
Location: Yorkshire and The Humber - Doncaster
Job Type: Permanent


Job Description
Serco is a FTSE 250 international service company which combines commercial know-how with a deep public service ethos.  We improve services by managing people, processes, technology and assets more effectively. We advise policy makers, design innovative solutions, integrate systems and - most of all - deliver to the public.  Serco supports governments, agencies and companies who seek a trusted partner with a solid track-record of providing assured service excellence. Our people offer operational, management and consulting expertise in the aerospace, defence, education, health, justice and immigration, local government, science, technology, transport and the commercial sectors.

Role: Fire and Security Mobile Engineer | Doncaster Area

Hours: 40, Monday to Friday
Salary: £27,762 per annum
Contract: Permanent
Location: predominantly covering the Doncaster area with travel to other sites in the South Yorkshire region.

We are currently recruiting for a Fire and Security Mobile Engineer to be responsible for carrying out various maintenance works.

Overview of Role

The core function of this role is carry out fire and security reactive, preventative and installation maintenance work to all aspects of security systems, fire detection, life safety and other equipment. Other duties include:
* Working effectively as part of the call-out rota
* Develop and maintain effective working relationships with clients to encourage future work for the company
* Comply with all relevant engineering practices and company policies
* To ensure relevant paperwork is completed and returned to the Admin team
* Assist in the development of trainees.

About You

As the successful candidate you will have substantial experience carrying out Engineer works within the Fire and Security environment with proven ability to install, test, commission, service CCTV, access control, intruder detection and fire alarm systems.

Excellent administration skills and proficient in the use of Microsoft Office Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook and Databases. Ability to prioritise workload, working logical and methodical.

Effective communication skills, both written and verbal with a good telephone manner.

You will have extensive knowledge of Security Systems and the Fire Protection Industry/Systems.

Due to the nature of this position it is essential that you have a full UK driver’s license.

In return we offer access to a company vehicle to attend sites in order to carry out works, company clothing, 25 days holiday + bank holidays and a stakeholder contributory pension scheme.

Specific Requirements

This role is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and all offers of employment are subject to security clearance checks and approval by the Home Office.


On occasion we receive significantly more applicants than expected for some vacancies and under such circumstances we reserve the right to bring forward the closing date of the advertisement. We therefore strongly advise you to apply for the role promptly to avoid disappointment should the closing date be brought forward. Serco is committed to equal opportunities and requests any potential applicant to contact the Serco Recruitment Team on 0345 010 4000 as soon as possible if an applicant has any additional queries, requirements or will need additional time in submitting an application should the closing date of the advertisement be brought forward.
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