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Apprentice Security Installation Engineer Total Security Northern

This is a great opportunity for the correct candidate to learn how to service, repair and install security systems. Specialising in CCTV, Intruder alarms and Access control we design systems bespoke to all customers from small domestic properties to Schools, Hospitals and blocks of flats.

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Closing date: 28 Jan 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Monday to Friday 8.30am-5pm with 30 mins lunch

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    36 months

  • Possible start date

    02 Feb 2022

  • Date posted

    27 Nov 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Job Description/Skills Required:

  • 1st and 2nd fix of CCTV, Intruder alarms & access control systems.
  • Use of cordless power tools.
  • Servicing of Intruder Alarms.
  • Fault finding and repairs.
  • Dealing with customers
  • Working as part of a team as well as using own initiative

Applicants will be required to have driving licence in future.

Applicants should be willing to attend day release at Team Valley, Gateshead (one day per week).

Probationary period applies

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Good interpersonal skills

Personal qualities

  • Flexible with work environment
  • Be enthusiastic and eager to learn
  • Should also be proactive and have the ability to work off own initiative

Desired qualifications

Qualifications Required:

Minimum of Grade A-C/4-9 in Maths and English or equivalent

Future prospects

The opportunity to gain long term permanent employment upon completion of the apprenticeship.

Things to consider

Please make sure that you can get to the employer for an 8.30 start.

About the employer

An exciting opportunity has arisen with Total Security Northern who have over 30 years experience and are now looking to expand their workforce.


Total Security Northern



Conyers Avenue

Chester Le Street


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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Access Training Ltd


Harriet Bird 0191 4904646

Delivery is through a mixture of training (both on and off the job) and weekly day release at our Team Valley training centre throughout the duration of the programme.

As an apprentice, you will work towards:

  • Level 3 Fire, Emergency and Security Systems Apprenticeship (FESSA) standard
  • Level 2 qualifications in maths and English are a pre-requisite for entry onto this programme

Apprenticeship standard

Fire emergency and security systems technician

Level 3 (A level)

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