Delivering what we promise

About The Role
Contract Type: Permanent
 
Salary: Up to £32K OTE
 
Location: North London and surrounding area
 
Role Responsibilities
 
Protect My Property are looking to recruit an experienced and motivated Security Systems Engineer to join their dedicated team of nationwide Engineers.
 
The Security Systems Engineer will be responsible for carrying out installation and maintenance of Security Systems (Intruder, CCTV & Access Control). Working across Southampton and the surrounding postcodes, the successful candidate will also survey, specify, quote and sell new installations and upgrades. Due to the nature of the role, flexible working is expected and occasional national travel may be required to meet customer requirements and support the wider team.
 
In return, the successful candidate will receive a competitive package of:
 
  • Basic salary of up to £28,000 dependent on experience
  • Bonus scheme – 5% of all sales (including upgrades) once £1,500 threshold reached each month
  • On call standby allowance - £150 per week plus time and a half overtime for call outs, with the on call frequency averaging 1 in 3 weeks
  • 20 days holiday
  • Statutory sick pay
  • Company Pension Scheme
  • Company vehicle
  • Full uniform & toolkit
Key Responsibilities
 
  • To provide exceptional customer service, meeting customer expectations in order to maintain and increase the customer base
  • To act as a company ambassador, working safely and responsibly at all times
  • Installing and upgrading security systems , ensuring they meet customer, statutory and Health & Safety requirements
  • Preventive and Corrective maintenance visits
  • To actively promote and up-sell system upgrades, enhanced functionality and new products to best suit the customer needs
  • Surveying, specifying, quoting for and selling new installations
  • Provide out of hours cover on a rota basis to provide 24/7 support and response
The Ideal Candidate
  • 2 years experience within a Security Systems Engineer role
  • Demonstrable experience for preventive and corrective maintenance
  • Experience of wired & wireless intruder alarms
  • Knowledge of intruder alarm standards
  • Experience of a wide range of intruder alarm systems
  • CCTV & Access Control experience
  • Knowledge of CCTV and Access Control standards
  • Sound knowledge of electrical and electronic principles
  • Extremely customer focused with excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Well organised and able to prioritise
  • Sound judgement and the ability to make rational decisions in limited timescales
  • Able to adapt to changing circumstances
  • Self-managed and able to work under own initiative whilst also working as part of a team
  • Experience of surveying, specifying, quoting for and selling security systems
 
 
About The Company
ProtectMyProperty is part of Morrison Data Services and operates from Newcastle. They are not only the largest provider of Locksmith Services to the utility industry but are also one of the UK's leading experts in security for both home and business. ProtectMyProperty install, maintain and service over 15,000 domestic security systems across the UK with a team of fully qualified technical engineers. ProtectMyProperty’s products include a wide array of security systems including intruder alarms, CCTV systems and access control as well as SMART Home solutions and Home Automation.