Fire Pump Engineer (South West)

Monday 19, August 2019

Fire Pump Engineer


Salary: (dependent upon experience) (£25K – £33K + OTE)

Location: Site-All Areas (South West)

Hours: 08:00 – 17:30 (45 hours per week)


Pension: A competitive company pension scheme

Life Assurance: Scheme to protect you and your family

Dynamic: We have a dynamic, friendly, professional and outgoing team

Training & Development: We invest in our teams to excel and grow within their role as industry leaders

Succession & Progression: We believe in succession, progression and promotion for all

A company van and PPE will be provided

The role

Due to repeat business and our dynamic approach to contracting, our business continues to grow. As such, we are currently looking for a Fire pump Engineer to join our dynamic and down to earth service team that specialist is fire pump maintenance and repairs.

The role requires a pragmatic, forward thinking individual who can work with a team to deliver quality results to our customers. We work as a team and we help each other achieve this, as above we have in-house facilities and training to develop a bespoke development package with great progression opportunities for any individual.

The ideal candidate will be motivated, switched on, with a “can do” approach and will need to be able to work under their own initiative and as part of a team.

  • Electrical and Mechanical Engineer
  • Carry out PPM’s to Sprinkler Fire Pumps to relevant standards e,g. LPCB, FM and NFPA
  • Extensive travelling between sites/overnight stay may be required-company van provided.
  • Must have an understanding on the following; Diesel Engines, Electric Motors, Control Panel and Pumps
  • Be able to fault find and provide detailed accurate reports
  • Undertake installation and commissioning of all types of fire sets (LPC / FM)
  • Be able to assist other engineers in carrying out repair on fire sprinkler pumps
  • Be able to carry out repairs to rotating equipment to a high standard.
  • Have a good awareness of health and safety.

What we need from you

We are a multi-talented so can we can accommodate all levels of experience and abilities. But ideally for this role candidates with as many of the following would be advantageous;

  • Attention to detail and ability to apply analytical thinking in problem solving.
  • Electrical Qualification / Experience – is preferred
  • Mechanical Qualifications / Experience – is a must
  • Experience of fire sprinkler systems is essential. (training will be given)
  • Experience of working within a customer facing role, and able to build strong customer relationships.
  • Able to work under pressure and to a high standard.
  • Excellent communication/customer facing skills.
  • Excellent timekeeper/flexible.
  • Disciplined and organised.
  • Attend personal training programmes, as required by the company.
  • To be able to communicate with clients/customers.
  • Able to work on own initiative, unsupervised, but also contribute to an effective team.
  • Ability to demonstrate and deliver good competencies and core behaviours including those of honesty, integrity, flexibility, teamwork and enthusiasm.
  • Full driving licence (min 12 months driving experience).

Seems to good to be true? Why not get in touch and see for yourself!

Please send a copy of your CV and cover letter to our HR Manager, Dan for consideration.

Call us: 0845 505 1550