Apprentice Fire & Security Technician


Salary: £148.00 per week

Posted: 2018-10-29

Start Date: 2018-11-19

Recruiter: Reflex Systems Ltd

Job Description

Duties include:

  • As a Fire and Security Technician you will learn how to design, install, commission and maintain electronic systems in and outside simple and complex premises to protect individuals and properties from risk and danger, which will involve the interconnection of equipment, programming, verifying performance, fault finding, testing and maintaining
  • Systems include fire, security and emergency systems to detect intrusion, provide surveillance, monitor and control access to buildings, properties and sites or to detect fire and emergencies, including latest generation integrated and intelligent building management technologies
  • Technicians will carry out planned jobs to install new systems, modify and maintain existing systems as well as respond to call-outs to repair faulty systems where they will utilise problem solving skills

Desired skills

  • Strong IT skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Driving License preferable or currently taking lessons

Personal qualities

  • Good dexterity and attention to detail
  • Enjoy problem solving and a challenge
  • Take a professional approach to customer service skills which include being presentable, tidy and respectful
  • Have enthusiasm for IT/engineering
  • Reliable, committed, dependable and honest
  • Self-Motivated and ambitious, able to use own initiative
  • Flexible working attitude, willing to travel and stay away

Qualifications required

GCSE maths and English A* - C or equivalent

Employer Overview

Reflex is an established independent specialist fire and security company specialising in delivering latest technology business to business security in life safety systems including CCTV, Access Control, Intrusion Detection, Fire Detection and associated technologies.
Our customers are located throughout the UK and Europe and include a broad cross section of sectors.