Experienced Fire Alarm Engineer Wanted

Job Description:

We are seeking an experienced fire detection and alarm systems service and maintenance engineer looking for a new opportunity in the south of the UK. Come and join a successful and well-established Fire Protection Company – RES Systems Ltd.

Hours of work: 8am – 5pm Monday to Friday.

Location: London and primarily the counties of Berkshire, Oxfordshire, Buckinghamshire, Hampshire, Surrey, Middlesex, Essex and Kent.

Salary: Circa £40k depending on experience

Benefits: Mobile phone, uniform and additional tools in order to complete the work. Use of shared company vehicle. A company pension scheme and private healthcare is also in operation. Four weeks annual leave (plus bank holidays) and additional days.

Role Responsibilities:

  • Service and maintenance of conventional and addressable systems and modification works to the relevant British Standards and guidance documents.
  • You will be required to undertake commissioning, small works, emergency light testing and repairs for a wide variety of sites such residential buildings, schools and commercial premises.
  • Ensure company policies, procedures, and standards are in place and adhered to.
  • Completion of mandatory paperwork via a customer management system.

The successful candidate:

  • You will be able demonstrate recent relevant experience of conventional and addressable systems
  • Full UK driving licence.
  • You will be required to deal with call outs and out of hours work.
  • Proven knowledge on relevant fire industry British Standards.
  • All applicants for this job should be able to prove they are legally entitled to work in the UK.
  • Undergo regular CPD and training.

RES are an equal opportunities employer.

Interviews will take place at our office in Reading.

Job Type: Permanent


  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday


  • Fire Detection and Alarm Systems Engineer: 3 years (required)

Work Location: In person

Application deadline: 25/03/2024
Expected start date: 01/05/2024

Send your CV to richard@resfire.co.uk using ref RES24