Fire Commissioning Engineer – Northampton/Milton Keynes

The Company are looking to expand its Fire Commissioning team due to their continued success and are seeking an enthusiastic and dedicated multi-skilled engineer. This is an excellent opportunity for someone looking to develop their career and become a valued member of the commissioning team. You should be positive and enthusiastic having the ability to meet the client’s requirements and the capability to work independently or within a team when required.


Fire Alarm Commissioning Engineer – Ref: V148

Location: Northampton/Milton Keynes area

The role involves: –

  • Commissioning of small & large Fire Alarm/Detection Systems including networking.
  • Ensuring systems are installed to the correct standards.
  • Assisting the project team get the completed project completed within the time frame and budget.
  • Additions to systems.
  • Assisting in the commissioning of other systems when requested.
  • Ensure that the client is satisfied with the servicing/commissioning of the system prior to leaving site.
  • Accurate completion of documentation.
  • Provide a high level of customer service at all times.
  • Working to safe health and safety practices at all times.

Key Experience/qualifications: –

  • Experience in Commissioning Fire Alarm/Detection Systems
  • Working knowledge of BS5839
  • FIA Units 1, 6 and 7 (desirable)
  • Experience on both addressable, non-addressable and Part 6 systems
  • Experience with Gent products is preferred but not essential
  • Experience on large networked systems.
  • The ability to liaise with sub contractors, third party contractors and clients alike
  • A working knowledge of fire systems cause & effect
  • Experience of Warden Call, Nurse Call, Door Entry and Access Control is a distinct advantage
  • Full UK driving licence.
  • ECS Card.

Qualities required:

  • Work on your own initiative or as part of a team
  • Work well under pressure & be able to meet deadlines
  • Understanding commercial aspects of projects and be able to work to them
  • Communicate and build successful working relationships with customers and other employees
  • Excellent IT skills
  • Have the desire to learn and continually improve your knowledge.

In return we are more than happy to invest in developing your career and can offer the following package:

Working hours: Monday – Friday 8.00am – 5.00pm

Job Type:  Permanent with immediate start

Salary: Competitive dependant on experience, skills and qualifications

Benefits: Pension Scheme, Life and Accident Insurance, Medical Cash Plan, Birthday holiday, Cycle to Work, Company vehicle, laptop and phone

Please send your CV to:

Mrs Sharon Garton, HR Manager, TIS Ltd, Hamilton Way, Oakham Business Park, Mansfield, Notts NG18 5BU

TIS are an equal opportunities employer