Coventry, UK

Installation Engineer

Coventry, UK

£24,000-£26,000 per annum


Job Description

We are working with Active Communications who are looking for an Access Control, CCTV and Network Cabling Installation Engineer on a full-time, permanent basis. The role is based in Coventry and offers a salary of £24,000 – £26,000 per annum, depending on experience.

Active Communications offer networking solutions for telecoms/data, IP, CCTV and Door Access Control systems. This role will involve installing and maintaining door access control and CCTV systems, voice & data networks including fibre optics and other associated networking equipment.

Main Duties

  • Install door access control systems in a wide range of venues including public buildings and schools

  • Install IP CCTV Systems

  • Install copper and fibre optic cabling for voice and data networks and associated equipment

  • Carry out cable routing, installation, termination, testing, patching and repairs

  • Assists other engineers in all phases of the installation

  • Liaise with other engineers and customers to ensure cabling networks and associated equipment are installed in accordance with our cabling and Company procedures

  • Maintain and implement health and safety documentation on behalf of the Company

  • Demonstrates continuous effort to improve operations, decrease turnaround times, streamline work processes and work co-operatively and jointly to provide quality seamless customer service

  • Complete and submit all documentation accurately, legibly and on time

  • Comply with prevailing Health and Safety legislation, Company and Customer site specific instructions

  • Use ladders, access equipment, hand and power tools in a safe manner

  • Maintain and use personal protective equipment

  • Performs miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned.

Knowledge, Skills, Experience and Attributes Required

  • Experience of electronic door entry system installation – Paxton is desirable

  • Experience of installing IP CCTV systems

  • Confident in the use of power and hand tools (drills, screwdrivers etc.)

  • Capable of working on ladders, scaffold and Mobile Elevating Work Platforms (MEWP)

  • Good communicator both verbally and in writing

  • Able to work both independently and as part of a team

  • Able to work effectively and efficiently under pressure, paying good attention to detail at all times

  • Self-motivated, with the ability to take initiative and self-manage workload without supervision

  • Flexible, keen, and willing to learn

  • Full, clean Driving Licence

  • DBS Check

  • Data cabling and fibre optic installation is desirable

  • CSCS Card would be advantageous

If you feel you have the skills and experience to be Active Communications’ Access Control, CCTV and Network Cabling Installation Engineer, please click ‘Apply’ today.

No agencies please.

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