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 teamHighly driven with being proactive and working to service level agreementsResilient to set-backs and able to use a positive approach when considering other avenues to achieve goals if met with challengeInnovative – 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
FIA training (or equivalent required) to BS5839-1 FundamentalsFull UK Clean Driving Licence.BS5839 Units 1 to 6AOV’S – as above and manufacture training   If also covering fire extinguishers: BS5306-3 ‘Servicing and Maintenance’BS5306-8 ‘selecting and Positioning’