Fire Engineer

MEL have identified the need for a Fire Engineer across a number of our contracts due to the continued growth of the company. This is a role that will include the maintenance and repair of  control systems and facilitating the Health & Safety procedures and requirements within the contract, whilst providing technical advice to both our employees and clients.

Key Responsibilities:
●        To service, maintain and install fire alarm and emergency lighting systems in accordance with the relevant British Standards.
●        Correctly complete engineer service reports
●        Report deficiencies or deviations in systems
●        Knowledge of analogue addressable and conventional fire alarm systems
●        To have good communication skills to liaise with the customer, tenants and our team.
●        Understand the Electricity at Work Regulations 1989 and current edition of BS7671.
●        To have good communication skills to liaise with the customer, tenants and our team.
●        Having a Health and Safety mindset, looking at possible risks associated with the role and reporting any issues promptly to support the ongoing safety of self and others.
Knowledge and Skills:
●        Strong interpersonal skills and an ability to build rapport within a team

●        Highly driven with being proactive and working to service level agreements

●        Resilient to set-backs and able to use a positive approach when considering other avenues to achieve goals if met with challenge

●        Innovative – always seeking new ways of working to further improve relationships and drive growth.

●        First call resolution – addressing the needs first time, eliminating the likelihood of a second attendance

 

Education/Experience:
  • FIA training (or equivalent required) to BS5839-1 Fundamentals
  • Full UK Clean Driving Licence.
  • BS5839 Units 1 to 6
  • AOV’S – as above and manufacture training

If also covering fire extinguishers:

  • BS5306-3 ‘Servicing and Maintenance’
  • BS5306-8 ‘selecting and Positioning’

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