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Fire Alarm Engineer


An excellent opportunity for an experienced Fire Alarm Engineer to develop their career by joining Safelincs, a highly respected fire safety business with a nationwide customer base.

We are recruiting for a lead fire alarm engineer who will be responsible for building up a team of fire alarm engineers. The candidate has to be able to install and maintain fire alarm systems and to work with sub-contractors and other Safelincs engineers to achieve the required outcome. This is a hands-on role that requires traveling nationwide where required.

Roles & Responsibilities

Responsible for training new fire alarm engineers to build a multi-skilled team. This role also requires training other staff in fire alarm related knowledge. A strong interest in industry standards and manufacturers’ product developments is absolutely essential.

You will represent Safelincs at industry events and on relevant trade bodies linked to fire alarm maintenance and will take part at trade shows and CPD events offered by Safelincs.

Fire Alarm Installations/Maintenance

  • To carry out installations and maintenance in line with British Standards, manufacturers’ guidelines and industry procedures
  • To project co-ordinate your work with electricians and other service providers
  • Oversee the training and development of fellow team members through internal training and shadowing
  • Work within the BAFE framework and all other relevant industry frameworks at all times
  • To continually train to ensure your industry and product knowledge is up to date and to train other staff members in fire alarm related knowledge
  • To travel as necessary to site locations for servicing or maintenance, including overnight stays

Health & Safety

  • Carry out vehicle checks as set out in the specific procedure
  • Adhere to road safety law and legislation at all times when driving on behalf of the company
  • Adhere to all H&S practices when using equipment and maintain a safe working environment
  • Carry out risk assessments as required

This role will require good English and Maths skills and the successful candidate will need a clean DBS check.

Please only apply if you have a minimum of 3 years experience across Fire Alarm systems.


Job type: Full time with occasional overnight stays

Wage: Up to £35,000 per year, with enhancement of overnight stay supplement

Company vehicle: You will have the use of a company vehicle whilst travelling for work

Location: Alford, Lincolnshire

What Can Safelincs Offer You?

  • A rewarding career as part of a forward-thinking company
  • A workplace where people matter. We provide free refreshments and snacks and have a wellbeing team who organise events throughout the year
  • A relocation package if you re-locate to within 30 miles from Alford, Lincolnshire

About the area

Safelincs Ltd is based in Alford, Lincolnshire, a small market town nestled between the Lincolnshire coast and the Lincolnshire Wolds, which is an area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and only 35 miles from the historical city of Lincoln, offering you the best of both worlds. Alford can offer those with children outstanding schools within walking distance, from pre-school to secondary education, including Sixth Form at Queen Elizabeth’s Grammar School.

You can find out more about this beautiful area by watching this short film.

How to Apply

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