Service Engineer - Fire Systems (Detection & Alarm)

OTE £40K - £45K + Vehicle + Benefits
14 Oct 2016
24 Oct 2016
Contract Type
The Chubb brand is one of the most recognised fire and security brands in the world. From fire extinguishers, fire detection and suppression systems to digital CCTV surveillance and intruder alarms, we provide a full range of innovative products and services to customers, including FTSE 100 companies. Chubb, a United Technologies Corporation business, is a truly international, talent driven company focused on performance and results. We are committed to the continuing development of every employee; therefore we encourage and strongly support career progression, with opportunities for promotion within our organisation and throughout the wider UTC global group. We are now seeking an experienced Fire Systems (Detection & Alarm) Service Engineer to work for our Croydon Branch. This position will be to work within South London and Surrey and candidates will ideally live within an area between the Thames River and the M25. The role will entail carrying out routine servicing, testing, inspection, repairs and installations of Fire Detection, Fire Alarm and associated equipment and products, whilst continually promoting Chubb`s products and services. You will have gained a recognised Electrical or Electronic qualification and have prior experience of the installation or service of Fire Detection & Alarm Systems/ Emergency Lighting Systems. You will need a valid full Driving Licence and as your earnings will be based on bonus payments then an aptitude for proactive customer service/ sales will be required. As a flexible, team player, you will be able and willing to participate in out of hour`s standby and call out rotas with a good level of physical fitness as manual handling and working at heights will be involved. You will also be able to demonstrate the following qualities:- commercial awareness, problem solving skills, excellent communication skills, good presentation (ensuring company vehicle and uniform are kept clean and smart in order to always promote a professional image), ability to work on own initiative and a reasonable level of written and numeric skills. This responsible role will entail planning and organising your own work programme, completing all appropriate documentation and complying to Health, Safety & Environment processes. With call out and bonus payments you should expect to earn £40,000 . Many of our Engineers earn in excess of these amounts due to their work input and sales achievements. Chubb is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Please note that due to the high volume of responses that we receive for opportunities across the UK, we are unfortunately no longer able to respond to each application directly or to provide further individual feedback. We will however contact you should we select you to attend an interview. Should you not receive a reply from us within 4 weeks, please assume that your application on this occasion has proved unsuccessful.