Fire Extinguisher Engineer

Location North West London
Discipline: Construction
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £36000.0
Contact name: Rohid Rahman

Contact email: rohid@ignite-recruitment.co.uk
Job ref: 622
Published: about 1 month ago

Fire Extinguisher Engineer Opportunity at Ignite Recruitment Services – Apply Now!
Introduction: Ignite Recruitment are looking for a Fire Extinguisher Engineer to join our clients dynamic and active team.
Job Summary: As part of a Fire maintenance team this post will require a diligent person to perform repairs and servicing to client’s fire extinguishing appliances in communal, plant and service areas. You will be able to diagnose, source replacements and carry out repairs in accordance with the current regulations / legislation.
Location: Positions in various inner London boroughs, Greater London
Salary: £36000
Key Responsibilities:

  • To service and if needed replace/maintain fire extinguishing appliances within client’s residential and commercial premises.

  • Comprehensively surveying sites to ensure their safety, the adequacy of their portable firefighting equipment, and their compliance with the relevant British Standards.

  • Safely handling the portable firefighting equipment (pressure vessels weighing up to 20kg each).

  • Manage van stock correctly ensuring relevant paperwork is submitted to replenish stock, ensuring first time fix where possible.

  • Ensure mobile PDA device is used correctly at all times and faults reported quickly to your line manager.

  • Ensure compliance documentation is completed and shared with line manager in real time.


Your health and safety responsibilities include a duty to:

  • Work safely and well, and to regard your own safety and health and the safety and well-being of others who may be affected by your work as your primary consideration.

  • Cooperate with your employer, and your colleagues, and all those who share a responsibility for health and safety.

  • Correctly use and care for the PPE and safety equipment which has been issued to you

  • Adhere to any safety warnings provided in respect of hazards within the working environment, and report any issues regarding health and safety hazards

  • Report any accidents, incidents, dangerous occurrences (including ‘near misses’) or unsafe situations to your supervisor or line manager.


Qualifications & Requirements

  • Fire extinguisher servicing training -BAFE, FPA, FIA or equivalent               

  • Minimum 1-2 years’ experience 

  • Full driving licence          

  • Excellent communication skills   

  • Able to work alone and within a team    

  • Desirable; Keeping up to date technically and applying new knowledge to your role

  • Desirable; Certificate of Training Achievement for Working at Height, Manual Handling, First Aid (1-Day), or other.       

 Why Choose Ignite Recruitment Services?

  • At Ignite Recruitment Services, we pride ourselves on finding candidates the right role for them and ensuring our clients have a straight forward hiring experience.

  • We will guide you through the entire recruitment process, from initial stages to placement, and if you need assistance afterward, we are here to help.

How to Apply: If you're ready to take the next step in your career, apply today by sending your CV to rohid@ignite-recruitment.co.uk. Please include " Fire Extinguisher Engineer – [Your Name]" in the subject line.
Check more about us: About Ignite Recruitment | Construction | Ignite Recruitment Services (ignite-recruitment.co.uk)