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Fire Alarm Support EngineerFiresec

Fire alarm support Engineer - Firesec - £30k to £33k - Hertfordshire. An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Engineer who is looking to come off the tools and join an established Fire company as a Fire alarm Support Engineer to join and oversee an already winning team. We really value all of their staff/engineers. Many of the existing team have served the company for 10 years or more. We pride ourselves on being the most welcoming and friendliest of companies.

About the Client:

We are a long established, medium size Fire suppression/detection company operating in the field of commercial fire protection systems. We supply, install and maintain a variety of fire safety related systems into a large and diverse client base, including many prestigious customers. As a result of the Company expanding we now wish to employ an additional Office based support Engineer who is potentially an ex Engineer looking to come off the tools with product knowledge, fire alarm knowledge and someone who is up to date with industry standards and regulations. The company operates nationally and throughout London.  Fully BAFE and Ansul accredited.

About the Role:

  • £30k- £33k basic salary
  • £300 Car allowance per month
  • Joining a team of 6 people (4 office based)
  • Work place pension
  • No call out or overtime
  • Office based role
  • Office hours/an hour for lunch
  • In charge of generating quotations (recommendations generated from Engineers)
  • Chasing all quotes on a daily/weekly/monthly basis to maintain/increase conversion
  • Using agreed format and cost sheet
  • Responsible for fire technical calls to both client and Engineering team
  • Small works fire alarm quotations
  • Assist customers (both internal and external), sales personnel and the service teams with general technical enquiries, in person, by telephone and email.
  • Progression into Management

About the Candidate:

  • Stem from a fire alarm background
  • Up to date with British industry standards- BS 5839/
  • Must have experience as a fire alarm Engineer (either service or installation)
  • Live in close proximity to the Northern Home counties
  • An ex Engineer who is looking to come off the tools into a senior role
  • Experienced with Addressable and Conventional fire alarm systems, Vesda/Air Sampling Systems, Radio detection, EDA preferred, Gas suppression systems, emergency lighting systems.
  • Full UK driving licence
  • Ability to use their initiative
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Professional approach to the role
  • IT literate / excel, word and outlook experience
  • Located within easy reach of London and the home counties
  • Industry qualifications- FIA units/ Gent certified- beneficial

Points of Appeal:

  • Competitive basic salary
  • 20 Days Holiday per year, plus Bank Holidays
  • Workplace Pension Scheme
  • Car allowance £300
  • Training both in house and external provided


If you are interested in the above vacancy or wish to discuss any other opportunities please contact Louise Shepherd on 0203 640 8979 or email