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Apprentice Fire & Security engineer OPTIMUM FIRE AND SECURITY LIMITED

Main duties to include: Installation of new Fire & Security systems Seeing Installation projects through to completion Carry out servicing and repairs on various systems Complete the necessary paperwork and reports Attend reactive calls and breakdowns and perform general maintenance working including tracing and rectification of system faults.

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Closing date: 01 Jun 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


    Wages explained

    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

    Minimum Wage Rates

  • Working week

    8.30am - 5.00pm, days TBD.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    3 years

  • Possible start date

    02 Jun 2022

  • Date posted

    08 Nov 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Fire & Security Apprentice Engineer you will gain on the job experience performing the following:

  • Installing and maintaining fire, CCTV, Access Control and Intruder alarm systems
  • You will work alongside our experienced Installation, Service and Maintenance Engineers
  • Provide professional and dependable quality of service to customer/contractors in a timely manner

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Needs to be able to use their hands as there will be manual handling involved

Personal qualities

  • Good personality
  • Willing to work hard
  • Smart and well-kept as the role is customer facing

Desired qualifications

  • Maths
  • English

Future prospects

Enhanced employability once qualified.

About the employer

We pride ourselves on our professionalism and knowledge of the fire and security industry, but we believe what sets us apart is our people. We have handpicked industry professionals who are friendly, approachable and are passionate about delivering compliance with great customer service

To enable us to create the same ethos throughout the business, we have four key areas that we focus on, to ensure we are always striving to exceed our customers expectation and maintain the highest standards. We call this ‘The Optimum Way’ (The 4 P’s)!




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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Skills for Security Ltd

  • Completing all training tasks allocated during your block release weeks at the training centre and gathering any site evidence needed to supplement your studies
  • Complete an annual assessment at the training centre and take part in any additional training courses that the company require you to complete
  • Fire emergency and security systems technician Level 3

Apprenticeship standard

Fire emergency and security systems technician

Level 3 (A level)

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