Field Service Technician

Posted on: 23/07/2019
Ref: VAC-17380
 
  • Salary: Excellent
  • Start Date: Immediate
  • Region: Scotland
  • Location: Glasgow
    Blueprint Recruitment
  • Industry: Building Services
  • Discipline: Alarm Engineer
  • Employment Type: Permanent
  • Duration: n/a

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Job Description

Field Service Technician

Job Purpose
To carry out Planned Preventative Maintenance (PPM), Reactive Maintenance and extra works/emergencies in accordance with the contract requirements on Fire & Security Systems.

Key Responsibilities and Accountabilities

To carry out PPM in accordance with set schedules, ensuring engineering standards are maintained in order to maximise the operational effectiveness and reliability of the Fire & Security Systems.
Adherence to set engineering standards in accordance with Health and Safety at Work Act (HASAWA) requirements.
To ensure onsite Quality Assurance procedures are adhered to in all respects and to maintain accurate records/documentation associated with the Fire & Security Systems.
To respond in a prompt and effective manner to all relevant reactive maintenance issues, and help desk requests.
To co-ordinate initial actions associated with all requests from the client.
To co-ordinate visiting specialist sub contractors associated with Fire & Security Systems aspects of the PPM schedules.
To respond to call outs and cover breakdowns and emergencies associated with the contract as required.
Fault diagnosis associated with the PPM or Reactive maintenance of the site.
Assist other trades as necessary.
Manage workload and prioritise jobs appropriately
To provide reports in relation to work and equipment as required.
To undertake miscellaneous duties as requested by the Client.
To proactively work towards the growth of the contract into other service provisions be they System Upgrades, Like for Like replacements, Project works, etc

Person Specification
The knowledge, skills, qualifications and experience relevant to the position are:

Essential
Fire & Security Apprenticeship (or recognised equivalent)
Health and Safety Training
GCSE (or ‘O’ Level equivalent) passes in Maths and English or recognised equivalent
Industry experience with similar maintenance duties including fault diagnosis, rectification and preventative tasks

Desirable
Discipline is predominantly fire
City & Guilds Part 3 (Electrical Installation 2360) or recognised equivalent
Experience in IT & Networking
Supervisory experience for future development

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