At the moment we are
eager to recruit :
£8.21/hr (35hr/wk) + Van + Training
We are looking to recruit a Trainee Fire Alarm Engineer.
Becoming a Fire Alarm Engineer is a rewarding career and this
traineeship offers a rare opportunity to get into the industry. Full
training will be given. At the end of the 12 month training period,
having gained the appropriate qualifications, you can expect to be
offered a position with the company of full Fire Alarm Engineer.
In a friendly work environment, you will learn how to service and repair
Fire Alarm Systems, Emergency Lighting and Fire Extinguishers. This will
include learning use of specialist tools, installation skills,
programming panels, learning interfacing, fault finding and basic
electronics. This job has a good mix of working alone or with other
engineers, at a variety of properties in the home counties.
As your abilities progress during the twelve months, you will be sent on
a number of training courses to gain relevant qualifications, at the
company's expense. These are run by our industry associations, equipment
manufacturers, or at the Fire Service College. The qualifications
expected to be gained during the 12 months include Fire Alarm
System Design, Fire Alarm System Maintenance, Emergency Lighting &
training at various system manufacturers.
The job brings lots of variety, with different sites
being visited every day. A typical day starts at 9am at our office,
where the engineers are given their tasks for the day. The engineers may
be working alone or in pairs, depending on the tasks booked. During the
traineeship, you will always be with a qualified engineer, until you are
ready to carry out some of the tasks on your own.
A full, clean UK driving license is required as we
will be issuing you with a company van, fuel card & breakdown cover. A
DBS check will be undertaken because some of our sites have
vulnerable people (schools, carehomes, etc). You will be issued with
all necessary tools, laptop and uniform. £10/month is given towards your mobile phone
This is the start of a good career with a well
established, small company, in a stable industry.
If you might be interested in this position, please email
your CV to
Base Salary Rates : £8.21/hr (35 hr/wk, £14,942.20 a year).
With the addition of performance bonus, overtime,
On-Target-Earnings (OTE) figures are typically £16k OTE for the first
The hours are Monday to Friday, 9am to 5.00pm (35hrs/week). Once
sufficiently experienced, you will take part in the on-call rota (1wk in
3 : overtime payable). Overtime is also available when offered,
performance bonuses are available. Salary is paid
direct to your account from the end of each month. Holidays are 20 days plus Bank
Holidays (20+8). We keep three days back to enable the company to shut
down over Christmas. We do not work Christmas Eve, and should this fall
on a weekday, it is taken as an additional paid holiday.
After 12 months, an Engineer's position will be offered, with
a starting Base
Salary Rate of £8.78/hr (9am to 5.30pm : 37.5 hrs/wk, £17,121 a year).
We welcome applications from all sections of the community. Appointment
will be made on merit alone.
CODRUS Fire Detection Systems Limited is a small,
friendly, family owned company that operates from offices in Aylesbury.
Started in 1995, the company is well established and is a member of both
the Fire Protection Association and the UK Fire Association. The company
is a specialist in the service & repair of fire alarm systems, emergency
lighting and fire extinguishers, throughout the South East.
With the advent of stricter fire safety legislation, our
industry is set to go from strength to strength. The company is secure,
successful and stable. We have a good reputation and operate in a
professional, friendly environment.
Codrus Fire Detection Systems Limited, Unit 52, Edison Road, Rabans
Lane Industrial Estate, Aylesbury, Bucks. HP19 8TE.