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Field Service Engineer (Fire Suppression Systems)

Job Description

My client and established and expanding Fire Protection solutions provider are currently looking to recruit an experienced Field Service / Maintenance Engineer, specialising in Fire Suppression Systems.

Reporting to the Maintenance Manager you will be responsible for attending assigned visits to customer sites and premises nationwide to perform scheduled electrical and mechanical maintenance, fault diagnoses and repair of fire suppression detection systems. Ensuring system serviceability testing and all paperwork in completed and assigned after job completion.

The role will be responsible for covering clients Nationwide (however a large core of these are based in the Midlands and London locations). Candidates will be required to travel extensively (Nationally) and will require the ability to stay away from home as necessary.

Package Details

  • £40,000 to £45,000
  • Company Van (fully equipped), Fuel Card, Mobile Phone & Laptop / Tablet
  • Expenses for Overnight Stays & Daily Meal Allowance
  • 24 Days Annual Leave & Bank Holidays
  • Pension & Death in Service


  • Previous experience in a similar role working on Fire Detection and Suppression Systems
  • Experience of Water Mist Fire Suppression and Detection systems, alongside a strong understanding and knowledge of the wider fire prevention sector
  • Good understanding of both Electrical and Mechanical disciplines
  • Full UK Driving License
  • Be educated to NVQ Level 3 and ideally hold 17th Edition Certification
  • Ability to communicate directly with customers and maintain good relationships
  • Proficient in the use of mobile technologies (Smart phones, Tablets)
  • Have passed or able to pass the CSCS Health & Safety Test (Holds a relevant CSCS or related scheme competency card preferable)
  • Able to work and stay away from home and, if necessary, to do so at short notice when needed.