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Fire Alarm Design Estimator

Location: Leeds

We are currently looking for a Fire Alarm Design Estimator to prepare layout designs for Fire Alarms and associated systems. The successful candidate will work on cost preparation and presentation of quotations to clients. Experience of working in a similar design role is preferred, but not essential, as training will be provided to the successful candidate.

Good IT skills and a familiarity with Microsoft packages are essential. A working knowledge of Fire Alarms and applicable Standards are an advantage.

Whilst not essential an Electrical based qualification would be advantageous

This is a full time position working 40 hours per week. Salary dependant on experience.

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Status: Available
Vacancy Last Updated: 07/04/2015

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Temporary Administrator

Location: Leeds

We are looking to recruit an Administrator within our Leeds office Design Department.
The position is temporary cover for maternity leave and is to last approximately 9 months

Duties include administrative support for the Design Team comprising; answering telephone, typing, preparation and distribution of quotations, Document control/filing and updating data base.

Good IT skills, including typing and a familiarity with Microsoft Word, Excel, Access & Outlook packages are essential.

This is a full time position working 37.5 hours per week. Salary dependant on experience.

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Status: Available
Vacancy Last Updated: 07/04/2015

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Temporary Credit Controller

Location: Nelson

We are looking to recruit an experienced Credit Controller. The position is temporary cover for maternity leave and expected to last approximately 11 months.

Duties will include the day to day running of customer accounts, controlling the debtor’s ledger, dealing with solicitors and communicating with clients regarding their accounts.

This is a challenging position as candidates will be expected to take full responsibility of the day to day running of seven to eight hundred accounts. Applicants must have previous experience within a credit control function and have the ability to liaise comfortably with clients. The ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines whilst using discretion and diplomacy is essential.

This position offer a full time, 37.5 hour working week. Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm. Salary dependent on experience.

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Status: Available
Vacancy Last Updated: 19/03/2015

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Custodial Design Estimator

Location: Nelson

We require a Design Estimator to prepare designs and estimates while assisting the bid team to prepare quotations, technical submissions and tenders for new works.

The successful candidate will prepare competitive quotations in accordance with both customer and British Standard requirements, ensure tenders are accurate and customer orders correctly processed.  Duties also include preparing conceptual electronic design drawings, system schematic wiring details, cost information and profit forecast.  

Applicants must have experience designing and costing new installations in a similar role, along with the ability to produce and read technical drawings. The ability to produce accurate costs and an excellent eye for detail are also essential criteria.  An Electrical based qualification, such as City & Guilds, ONC or HNC, would be desirable.  

40 hours per week,   Monday – Friday, 8.30am – 5pm

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Status: Available
Vacancy Last Updated: 17/03/2015

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Customer Services Team Member

Location: Nelson

We are looking for a confident, motivated individual to join our existing service team providing an efficient and professional service to our customers and field staff.

This challenging position requires good organisational skills with the ability to work well under pressure, accompanied by excellent telephone skills. A good knowledge of computer systems including a working knowledge of spreadsheets would be an advantage. They will also be able to work as part of a team but demonstrate initiative when necessary.

Minimum 37.5 hour week, Monday – Friday.

Only candidates with the relevant skills will be considered. Previous applicants need not apply. 

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Status: Available
Vacancy Last Updated: 10/03/2015

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Contract Sales Co-Ordinator

Location: Nelson

We are looking for an organised, confident, motivated individual to join our Contract Sales team based within our busy Customer Services Department. 

Duties include chasing order renewals, maintaining existing contract agreements contacting & liaising with new customers and processing orders.

Candidates must have excellent organisational skills. An excellent and confident telephone manner and previous telephone experience is also essential. Applicants must have previous experience working in a busy office environment, balancing administrative duties whilst responding to telephone and email queries.  Candidates must be able to use their own initiative, be able to work under pressure and have the ability to meet deadlines.

Only applicants with the relevant skills and experience will be considered. 

Minimum 37.5 hour week, Monday - Friday with Flexi-time. Salary dependent on experience.

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Status: Available
Vacancy Last Updated: 10/03/2015

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Small Works Installation Assistant

Location: Fareham

We are looking for Installation Assistants to work for our Small Works department. The successful applicant will assist engineers working with Fire Alarm Systems, Security Systems, CCTV, Door Access and other associated systems. Applicants would be expected to work locally and occasionally throughout sites in the U.K.

A full, valid driving licence is an essential requirement. Experience in fire alarm systems would be an advantage but not essential.

This is a permanent position. Rates of pay will be in accordance with the national agreement.

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Status: Available
Vacancy Last Updated: 19/02/2015

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Fire Alarm Design Estimator

Location: Swanley

We are currently looking for a Fire Alarm Design Estimator to prepare layout designs for Fire Alarms and associated systems. The successful candidate will work on cost preparation and presentation of quotations to clients. Experience of working in a similar design role is essential. 

Good IT skills and a familiarity with Microsoft packages are essential. A working knowledge of Fire Alarms and current National Security Inspectorate requirements are a distinct advantage. 

Whilst not essential, an Electrical based qualification such as BTEC or ONC would be advantageous. 

This is a full time position working 40 hours per week. A company vehicle will be provided for which a full, valid driving licence is essential. Salary dependant on experience.

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Status: Available
Vacancy Last Updated: 16/02/2015

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Graduate Project Engineer

Location: Swanley

We require a Graduate Project Engineer based between our Swanley Office and our projects on site.

Reporting directly to, and with guidance from, the Contracts Manager, duties will include liaising with clients and internal departments, process reporting, drawing control, managing schedules and organising subcontract labour to effectively manage time bound projects.

Educated to degree level, or equivalent, in an Electronic or Engineering discipline or with relevant previous experience, candidates must be able to manage projects, have excellent interpersonal skills to liaise with individuals at all levels , have an eye for detail and have good financial management skills.  

This is an excellent long term career opportunity for an individual with a desire to learn and progress in a growing and successful Company in the fire and security industry.

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Status: Available
Vacancy Last Updated: 16/02/2015

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Trainee Commissioning Engineer

Location: London

We are seeking an enthusiastic individual to assist in commissioning fire detection systems and emergency lighting, working within London and surrounding areas.

Full training will be given and will include on the job training and may include day release to college to gain a qualification in Electrical Installation for the right individual. 

This is a permanent position with promotion to Commissioning Engineer once full qualification and relevant experience achieved. This is a 40 hour working week.

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Status: Available
Vacancy Last Updated: 16/02/2015

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Electronic Security Engineer

Location: London

Due to continued expansion we have a vacancy for an Electronic Security Engineer for London and surrounding areas. You will be required to Install, Maintain, Repair, Service and Commission Security systems such as Intruder Alarms, IP, CCTV and door access to NSI Gold Standards. The candidate must have a high degree of reliability, self motivation and an ability to fault find and provide solutions on site. Candidates must be organised and able to submit the required paperwork in a timely manner. This is an excellent opportunity for someone to develop their career with a National Company. 

Minimum forty hour working week with "On Call" rota and overtime. A company vehicle is provided for which a valid driving licence is essential. 

Good prospects for career progression are based on the individuals ability and the company policy is to promote from within. 

Salary dependant on previous experience.  

Status: Available
Vacancy Last Updated: 16/02/2015

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Electronic Security Installation Assistant

Location: London

Due to continued expansion we have a vacancy for an Electronic Security Installation Assistant for London and surrounding areas. You will be work alongside a qualified engineer assisting them to Install, Maintain, Repair, Service and Commission Security systems such as Intruder Alarms, IP, CCTV and door access to NSI Gold Standards.

The candidate must have a high degree of reliability, self motivation and some electrical installation experience would be a distinct advantage. This is an excellent opportunity for someone to develop their career with a National Company. 

Minimum forty hour working week.

Good prospects for career progression are based on the individuals ability and the company policy is to promote from within. 

Salary dependant on previous experience.  

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Status: Available
Vacancy Last Updated: 16/02/2015

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Service Engineer

Location: Manchester, Leeds, Sheffield, London, Norwich, Liverpool, Preston, Blackpool, Darlington & North East. Applications from other areas will also be considered. 

Due to continued expansion we have a number of vacancies for Service & Commissioning Engineers. You will be required to maintain, service and commission our Fire Detection and associated systems. Applicants will be qualified to ONC electrical/electronic standard or have relevant hands on experience in the electrical service or security contracting industry. Successful candidates will receive training on the company's products and industry standards enabling them to carry out most categories of work, including new system commissioning when appropriate. 

Minimum forty hour working week with "On Call" rota and overtime.  A company vehicle is provided for which a valid driving licence is essential.

Good prospects for career progression are based on the individuals ability and the company policy is to promote from within. 

Salary dependant on previous experience.  Expenses and travel allowance paid. 

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Status: Available
Vacancy Last Updated: 16/02/2015

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Trainee Service Engineer

Location: Selby & London

We are seeking an enthusiastic individuals to maintain and service fire detection systems and emergency lighting. We have positions available in both the Selby and London areas. 

Full training will be given and will include on the job training and may include day release to college to gain a qualification in Electrical Installation for the right individual. 

40 hour working week inclusive of one day college attendance. This is a permanent position with promotion to Service Engineer once full qualification and relevant experience achieved. 

Status: Available
Vacancy Last Updated: 16/02/2015

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Security Engineer

Location: Birmingham, London & Leeds

We require Security Commissioning Engineers to Commission, Install, Maintain and Repair the following Security Systems Intruder Alarms, IP CCTV and door access, to NSI Gold standards. Proven experience in security systems is required, along with good knowledge of industry products. A company vehicle will be provided for which a valid driving licence is essential. This is a permanent position, 40 hours per week with overtime and on-call duties. The candidate should have a high degree of reliability, self-motivation and a logical thought process for fault finding and rectification. An emphasis on concise accurate preparation and submittal of paperwork is also paramount. This is an excellent opportunity for engineers to develop their existing skills with a national company.

Status: Available
Vacancy Last Updated: 16/02/2015
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Application Form

Download Application Form complete and post with a covering letter to address below

Personnel Department,
Protec Fire Detection Plc,
Protec House,
Churchill way,
Nelson,
Lancashire
BB9 6RT.

or email the Personnel Department



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