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Role: Fire and Emergency lighting Engineer
Location: Leicestershire
Type: Permanent
Salary: DOE – up to £34,000 per annum (+Bonus)

Overview & Responsibilities of the Fire & emergency Lighting Engineer

2fawcett are recruiting for a Fire & Security Emergency lighting Engineer based in Leicestershire. As part of this role you must have a Full Uk driving licence. A company vehicle, fuel card, tools, extinguishers, phone, uniform, PPE etc will be provided and all work is pre-booked by the main office.

  • You will have prior experience/knowledge with Emergency lighting & Fire systems and be competent to work on your own initiative.
  • Your working days will involve visiting customer sites, and providing routine servicing, testing and repairs to their fire alarms and emergency lighting systems.
  • The ideal candidate will have a minimum of three years of experience within the fire alarms and emergency lighting industry with excellent working knowledge of the British Standards BS5839, BS5266 and BS767I.
  • The ability to identify deviations from the regulation’s potential problems and risks are important aspects of this role.
  • You will be the face of the company, meeting different people with different requirements on a regular basis.


  • Proven technical background with a good knowledge of fire systems
  • Familiar with the current British Standards
  • Ability to learn and adapt to new systems and technology
  • Submission of relevant paperwork in a timely manner
  • Attend and repair emergency callouts as required
  • Taking part in an out of hours on call rota
  • Clean full driving license
  • Be security and DBS checked
  • Comfortable working at height
  • Comfortable working in confined spaces
  • 18th edition wiring regulations would be a benefit


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