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Phoenix FMS
2.6 out of 5
Newcastle upon Tyne NE12
£29,000 - £36,000 a year - Permanent, Full-time

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  • £29,000 - £36,000 a year

Job type

  • Full-time
  • Permanent

Shift and schedule

  • 8 hour shift
  • Overtime
  • Weekend availability


Newcastle upon Tyne NE12

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  • Company car
  • Company events
  • Company pension
  • Employee discount
  • On-site parking

Full job description

The engineers, will be responsible for Servicing of Fire alarms and Intruder Systems in commercial buildings across the North East.

The right candidate will take on the challenge of corrective and preventative service following current British Standards. You will need to a positive mindset, act professional and carry out all duties with pride, honesty, integrity and to the highest of professional standards. You will need to be able to work well and diligently alone or as part of as team as and when required. Working from a head office building in South Gosforth with access to great facilities and its own remote video response centre the right candidate will benefit from the following:

  • OTE 40K + for the right candidate with a multidisciplined background (includes on call, bonus, overtime)
  • Basic £29,000.00-£36,000.00 per year + On Call + Bonus + OT
  • Annual Performance related Bonus
  • Company Vehicle
  • Phone & Laptop
  • High end power tools and testing/diagnostic equipment
  • High quality uniform and high end PPE
  • Company Pension with a leading pension provider
  • Access to in house Human Resource Department
  • Health Insurance policy with benefits such as Occupational health and private access to medical related services (Time Served Requirement)
  • 28 Days holiday. Increased Holiday entitlement for longer serving employees
  • Free industry related training with the UK’s highest rated training providers
  • Staff discount to the Danieli Group Leisure Companies (Stack, The Muddler, Yolo)
  • Company organised events and nights out

This role will include but not limited to the items below:

  • Diagnose and rectify faults
  • Completion of the relevant e-documentation (by phone) or paperwork in line with NSI requirements
  • Liaise with your colleagues in works planning to ensure everything is prepped and planned
  • Raise any concerns as soon as possible so they can be dealt with prior to the job taking place
  • Carry out daily checks as a minimum to ensure correct equipment, consumables & PPE is in place for the works
  • Servicing and maintaining various systems, to include installations, fault finding
  • Demonstrate systems for clients, and explain details such as the causes and consequences of false alarms
  • Carry out corrective and preventative maintenance of multi-disciplined systems to include emergency lighting
  • Ensure the health, safety and welfare of themselves and their team in accordance with Company policy.
  • To actively support at all times, company policy and best practice in the area of security, with particular emphasis on the protection of sensitive customer information

Required Skills:

  • Proven background and experience of servicing and or installation of one or more of the following CCTV, Access Control, Intruder and Fire Systems.
  • Network/IP based product experience is beneficial.
  • Good communication skills are required as the majority of the role will involve being in a customer facing environment.
  • The ability to work alone and effectively organise your time as well as being a good team player
  • A good understanding of the Standards which relate to our Industry and the systems we install.
  • A good understanding of Health and Safety is essential.
  • Have a flexible attitude to working hours.
  • A full driving licence and a willingness to travel to locations across the country.
  • Excellent timekeeping and time management skills
  • Willingness to go the extra mile
  • Self-motivated and a team player, demonstrating professionalism, positivity and proactiveness


  • 08:00 – 16:30, Monday to Friday
  • Daily and Weekend Overtime available at enhanced rates
  • On Call week 1 in 4 or 1 in 5

Education/Experience/Minimum Requirements*/Beneficial:

  • Secondary education GCSE or equivalent
  • Further education NVQ Lv2 or above in servicing or installation of any of the following:- CCTV, IP CCTV, Access Control (Stand Alone and/or Networked, Intruder and Fire Systems
  • At 3 least 3 years’ time served experience within a similar role*
  • Drivers Licence*
  • CSCS Card Holder
  • IPAF (beneficial)

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Pay: £29,000.00-£36,000.00 per year


  • Company car
  • Company pension
  • Employee discount
  • On-site parking


  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • Weekend availability


  • Driving Licence (required)

Work Location: In person

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