Deadline: 24 Sep 2021

Installation Engineer – Bristol, Gloucester area

We are looking for an experienced Installation Engineer to join our Team – Ideally in the Bristol, Gloucester area.

Hours of work 37.5 per week Monday to Friday 09:00-17:00

Job description

Key Job Responsibilities

Installation of electronic security systems to a high standard including adds, moves and changes to existing systems

A good technical knowledge Intruder Alarms, Access Control and CCTV.
Excellent knowledge in Intruder alarm signalling devices e.g., Emizon, Dual-Com and Webway
Excellent communication skills with customers whilst carrying out works at customer sites.
Exceptional customer service skills and a clean, tidy, and professional work ethic at all times.
Ability to learn and adapt to changing environments, products, and requirements.
Product and parts knowledge of associated alarm products and other security equipment.
Being able to read and interpret building plans and CAD drawings.
Work closely with the customer to meet the install requirement and specification
Effective communication between customers, KST management, install supervisory staff and the installation admin department
Working alone or within a team covering a defined geographical area
Complete all provided documentation including site schematics/drawings and return to Installation admin department
Effective planning and management of work.
Engineer to be expected to travel and work away on occasions
Always adhere to Health & Safety and toolbox talks
The post holder will ensure the health, safety, and welfare of themselves and their team in accordance with the KST policy
The post holder will understand the regulatory, fair trading and competition rules relating to their work sufficiently to be able to comply with them, relying on their own knowledge or on their ability to recognise that they will need specialist support
To actively always support, company policy and best practice in the area of security, with emphasis on the protection of sensitive customer information
Implement and act in accordance with the organisations information security policies
Protect assets from unauthorised access, disclosure, modification, destruction, or interference
Implement particular security processes or activities, as requested by management
Report security events or potential events or other security risks to the organisation.
Any other reasonable requests from the management

Essential requirements for an Installation Engineer

Minimum of 5 years in the electronic security industry with good working knowledge all systems

Should be fully conversant of NSI standards Fully conversant with Network/IP based and analogue CCTV systems
Knowledge and experience of access control and intruder systems.
Applicants must have a clean full UK driving licence
Checkable work history and suitable references.
Hold a valid IPAF license
Computer literate
Good communication skills
Good customer service skills
Be able to work nights and weekends
Be able to meet tight deadlines working with other contractors on site

Desirable requirements for the job

Knowledge and experience of fire alarm systems, addressable and conventional
Smoke systems installation and testing
Enteprise access control experience
Commissioning experience on security systems
Commissioning experience on fire alarm systems




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    This job description is an outline of the key tasks and responsibilities of the post and the post holder may be required to undertake additional duties appropriate to the pay band. The post may change overtime to reflect the developing needs of the organisation as well as the personal development needs of the post holder.
    The job holder and line manager will review this job description at least annually. The above job description had been discussed and agreed that this job description and person specification accurately describes the above post.

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