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Title:  Fire and Security Engineer

Location: 

Adderbury, South East, GB, OX17 3DZ

Department:  Building Safety Services
Operation:  Sanctuary Property Services
Requisition Number:  174842

 

Sanctuary provide in-house repairs and maintenance services for an extensive portfolio of properties across Sanctuary organisations.  As part of a not-for-profit organisation, we aim to achieve outstanding results for our customers based on our values - working in an open and transparent way, creating strong partnerships with our customers and providing a first-class customer service.

 

Fire and Security Engineer

 

Banbury – covering Midlands

 

£32,965 - £34,700 per year

 

40 Hours per week

 

We are looking for a Fire and Security Engineer to join our Fire and Security team, based in Banbury. If successful you will form part of a dedicated team of 6 operatives, responsible for carrying out routine maintenance on life safety and security systems. You will also be required to carry out repairs and installation of fire detection and alarm systems.

 

The role of Fire and Security Engineer will include:

  • Carrying out the servicing, remedial works and installation of fire alarms, extinguishers and security systems, including warden call
  • Maintaining systems including fire alarms, fire extinguishers, emergency lighting, fire shutters and curtains to ensure safe and compliant properties
  • Resolving problems or setting into motion the means of resolution, ensuring customers are kept informed
  • Ensuring tools and equipment are maintained in good condition and stocks are replenished as needed

 

Skills and experiences:

  • Experience of undertaking a similar role, working in a fire and security environment
  • Working knowledge of the application of Health and Safety legislation
  • City & Guilds qualification or NVQ 3 in relevant trade is desirable
  • Knowledge of analysing and diagnosing problems and implementing effective solutions
  • Excellent customer service and communication skills
  • This role will involve driving on company business. In order to drive a company vehicle, drivers must hold a full valid UK driving licence

 

About us

Sanctuary Property Services provide in-house repairs and maintenance services for an extensive portfolio of properties across Sanctuary.  As part of a not-for-profit organisation, we aim to achieve outstanding results for our customers based on our values - working in an open and transparent way, creating strong partnerships with our customers and providing a first-class customer service.

 

Our Benefits    

As part of our commitment to making Sanctuary a great place to work, where your wellbeing is of genuine importance, we have developed an attractive employment package. The package recognises your contribution, supports your physical, mental and financial health and gives you the flexibility to tailor your employee benefits by offering:

  • 24 days annual leave plus public holidays
  • A pension scheme with employer contributions from Sanctuary
  • Life Assurance
  • Employee Advice Service including counselling
  • Cycle to Work scheme
  • Voluntary health plans  
  • Employee discounts
  • Wellbeing support and tools
  • Employee recognition scheme
  • £32,965 per annum (rising to £34,700 per annum after 12 months service subject to satisfactory performance)

 

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Closing Date: 05 July 2022

 

We reserve the right depending on application numbers to close or extend the closing dates for positions; we would therefore recommend an early application.

 

‘For an insight into what it’s like to work for us, take a look at #LifeatSanctuary on Twitter’

 

Building Equality and Diversity

Sanctuary Group encourages and welcomes applications from people from diverse backgrounds to support our commitment to offering an inclusive environment for our employees and customers.
We work closely with the Home Office in order to prevent unlawful working.
A basic Disclosure and Barring Service check will be necessary in the event of a successful application which we will pay for.
Sanctuary Maintenance Contractors Limited is a subsidiary of Sanctuary Housing Association, an exempt charity.


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