Security Systems Service EngineerFire & Security

Security Systems Service Engineer - Fire & Security - £28-£32k - Berkshire. Due to expansion within the business and the winning of several key client contracts we are looking for an additional Security Systems service Engineer who is ideally been in the industry for a number of years who is looking for their next step up to join our team. The Engineer should live in an ideal location of Reading/Berkshire/Surrey/Hampshire. The ideal candidate will be experienced with IPCCTV/CCTV, intruder and access control systems.

About the Client:

We are a fully integrated security solutions cash rich business who employ 180 staff with 33 engineers in the north and south of the River. We are proud to have such established key contracts such as: MOD, Sussex Police and various air products as well as being NSI Gold, BSIA and being awarded the Security Excellence award. We are a national organisation with several offices in Leicester, Manchester and Pontefract. We offer a competitive salary and package with a cash health plan and pension scheme to all of our Engineers. We pay traveling time during the day to day role (liable for 45 mins) and door to door whilst on call. (Call out 1 in 5). My client is looking for an experienced Security Systems Service Engineer in and around Berkshire.

About the Role:

  • Security Systems service Engineer role
  • Service and maintaining with installation of small works ( commission incl)
  • Covering Surrey, Berkshire, Hampshire
  • CCTV/IPCCTV, access control and Intruder alarms
  • Call out is 1 in 5 - £20 a night/ £25 on weekends
  • Door to door traveling time on call
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Closed for Christmas
  • Fully expensed company estate car/ or van – optional
  • Responsible for 45 minutes each way – rest is paid for travelling time
  • Grading system for Engineers dependant on the level of exp - £28-£32K
  • Commission scheme – upgrade/ up sell 5% of any deal
  • 2 weeks a year manufacturing training of the newest manufactures on the market
  • Private pension scheme
  • Health cash plan ( dental, eye test)
  • Assigned a mentor for the 1st month- shadowing / training with
  • Catering to your designated area- quite small – get to know all the clients in that area
  • Ample opportunity for overtime every weekend
  • Pelco, Avigilon, Dedicated micro’s, Winpac, Pac to name a few manufacturers you will use
  • Option of career progression- move up the ladder

About the Candidate:

  • Must have experience working in a similar role as a security Systems Engineer
  • Must be proficient in the service of CCTV, access control and Intruder alarms
  • Must have a well rounded background an experience in a similar position over a long period of time
  • Must live either TO READING/Berkshire/Hampshire
  • Have experience with Winpac, Pelco and dedicated micro’s. Pac – an advantage
  • 17th edition certified- benefit
  • Must hold a full DRIVING LICENSE
  • Must be free from any unpaid debts/ no criminal record
  • Someone who is eager to progress within the team
  • Enthusiastic, willing, eager and loyal – personality traits we look for

Points of Appeal:

  • High basic salary £28-£32k
  • High O.T.E £5- £10k on top
  • Small area/ close to home
  • Fully expensed company vehicle – estate car – low private mileage
  • Pension scheme – private
  • Health cash plan
  • Career progression
  • 1 in 5 call out
  • Ample overtime available
  • Cash rich organisation


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