Fire and Security Systems Designer - Mansfield

Location Mansfield
Discipline: Ex Forces / Military, Engineering
Job type: Permanent - Full Time
Salary: £40k - £45k Full-time Permanent, Monday to Friday 8am to 5pm, company event’s, 25 days holiday (plus bank Holidays), Cycle to work scheme, Birthday holiday ​
Contact name: Craig Gorman

Contact email: craig.gorman@recruitmeuk.com
Published: 20 days ago
​Mansfield £40k - £45k Full-time Permanent, Monday to Friday 8am to 5pm, company event’s, 25 days holiday (plus bank Holidays), Cycle to work scheme, Birthday holiday ​

About the Client:Fast growing Private Equity backed UK wide security and communications company ​

Due to the company’s continued success and growth, they are recruiting an enthusiastic and dedicated Fire and Security Systems Designer to their head office team.

My client designs, installs and maintains smart, reliable and highly compliant fire protection, access control, security, intruder alert, CCTV and communications solutions.

The Fire and Security System Designer will work in a highly professional design team for my client’s customers, who include universities, estates, care homes, public spaces and the Armed Forces.

This is a fantastic opportunity for someone looking to develop their career as a Fire and Security Systems Designer, receive support in ongoing professional development and become a valued member of their team. ​

What will you be doing day to day. •Assisting in the running the Design Department and team of designers

•Attend internal and external design meetings

•Preparation of designs and quotations for Fire and Security systems

•Ensuring designs fully comply with all applicable regulations and standards

•Learning the processes, requirements, and responsibilities of managing a department

•Preparation of designs and costing sheets

•Ensuring designs fully comply with all applicable regulations and standards ​

Who we are looking for

You will be an accomplished designer within the security industry with at least 3 years’ experience of producing designs.

•A working knowledge of Fire alarm (BS5839-1 & 6) and CCTV (BS50132-7) standards

•Knowledge of fire and security systems

•Excellent IT skills and a familiarity with Microsoft software

•A keen interest in technology and providing innovative solutions

•Extremely high attention to detail

Preferred but not essential:

•Familiarity with AutoCAD LT software packages

•A knowledge of PD6662, NCP104, NCP109, BS8243, BS60839-11-2, BS50173-2, Equality Act 2010, Building Regulations, CDM, Secure by Design, and relevant Codes of Practice

•Experience of designing systems with high levels of integration

•Relevant Fire alarm qualification recognised by an industry body (FIA)

•Level 3 qualification in Electrical & Electronic Engineering or related subject ​

What’s on offer

An industry competitive salary of between £35,000 and £45,000 per year depending on skills and experience and a whole range of benefits including enrolment into the company pension scheme, Life and Accident Insurance, Medical Cash Plan and much more.

My client’s investment in their employees cultivates a culture based on commitment, encouraging a team environment where we are all included, benefiting both employees and customers. ​

This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of RecruitME who are acting as a recruitment agency.

RecruitME is committed to equal opportunity and diversity and embraces applications from all sections of society, regardless of sexual orientation, race, age, gender identity, sex, disability, marital status, religion, or belief.

RecruitME is also committed to work alongside veterans and ex-servicemen and women.