Fire Commissioning Engineer

The Company:
Based in Peterborough, McIntyre Electrical Limited is a leading national supplier of electrical, fire safety and security services for the Social Housing sector.  The Company employs over 200 people and has an ambitious growth plan to double its size over the next few years. 
Job Purpose:
This is a role that will include the design and commissioning 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 Design and commission of fire alarm system (BS5839-1) and all associated equipment
Correctly complete engineer BS5839 certification.
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 office team.
have a good understanding of associated equipment, such as  AOV’s Door entry connections etc.
liaise with the Engineering Technical Supervisor and Procurement Department to keep replenished and appropriately stocked.
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:
Extensive knowledge of fire-related services (such as emergency lighting systems, fire extinguishers) and up to date with the relevant legislation linked to these services.Strong interpersonal skills and an ability to build rapport within a team.Resilient to set-backs and able to use a positive approach when considering other avenues to achieve goals if met with challenge.Proactive in processes to be a forward-thinker and meet the needs of the customer, taking ownership for own work when issues arise and knowing who is appropriate to involve to resolve.Strong organisational skills (ability to manage multiple channels of work, knowing when to escalate to the Supervisor or Contract Manager/Team Leader to resolve issues and a consistent level of quality to the work produced and delivered).Creative and innovative towards new ways of working, further improve relationships and drive growth with a continuous improvement mindset, whilst maintaining Company standards and in line with relevant legislation.
FIA training (or equivalent required) to BS5839-1 Full UK Clean Driving Licence.BS5839 Units 1 to 6AOV’S – as above and manufacture training