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Electronic Security Engineer Apprentice Security Wise Ltd

Are you looking for a career in the electronic security industry? With the advancement of technology in our field of surveillance and security, this is an exciting industry to be in and a brilliant opportunity. You will be trained to relevant industry standards, codes of practice and the Level 3 apprenticeship - Fire Emergency & Security Systems

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Closing date: 08 Jul 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

    Monday – Friday, 8am – 4:30pm

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    36 months

  • Possible start date

    04 Aug 2022

  • Date posted

    17 Feb 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

This apprenticeship is based out of our Shrewsbury Office, you will visit our customers premises including; commercial, retail, schools and private dwellings, installing and/or servicing fire and/or security systems which include but not limited to audible and remote signalling fire and Intruder alarms, Access control and CCTV systems.

You will be expected to work to a high standard alongside a qualified engineer. You will be transported to and from customer premises. You will be required to be able to get to the office every morning, on time.

You will be trained to relevant industry standards and codes of practice which will include installation, commissioning systems and servicing with accompanying documentation and marking up fitted drawings, completing demonstrations and handover to the end user.

The apprenticeship compromises of on-job training with us and off-job training in the form of weekly day release at SBC Training. Your progress will be continually monitored and you will attend tool box talks as well as internal industry training programs to help you develop your skills.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

As this is an apprentice position, no previous skills in the industry will be required. However, you will need - 

Good communication

Problem solving

Detail focused

Personal qualities

Honest & trustworthy

Keen to learn

Willingness to work

Enjoys working to a high standard

Desired qualifications

The successful applicant should have achieved a minimum of 5 GCSE's or equivalent Grade C/4, ideally including maths and English.

Future prospects

Once your training is completed and you have proved yourself, we would review your position with a view to offering you a full-time position as a qualified installation and/or service engineer. The benefits of which include; Company Vehicle/Mobile/laptop/plant. Industry training would continue to increase with the potential for future promotion.

Things to consider

This vacancy is being managed by SBC Training on behalf of this company. By submitting your application, you are consenting to allow SBC Training and the employer to contact you in connection with your application. Your details will not be shared with third parties.

About the employer

Nationally recognised for the design, installation and maintenance of all aspects of electronic security, we are proud of our reputation within the industry, built over 30 years.

We have a knowledgeable, friendly team based at our Head Office in Shrewsbury, Shropshire which enables us to provide a team of expert engineers and project designers. Our team are able to deliver security solutions to domestic, retail and public properties across the whole of the UK.

We install and maintain CCTV systems, intruder alarms, fire alarms, automated gates and barriers, nurse/warden call schemes, door access systems and with our Control4 accreditation we are now able to deliver home automation systems.

With Security Wise you are guaranteed a full security solution offering you peace of mind. With exceptional customer service and meticulous bespoke installations, over 30 years of experience with promise fit for purpose security solutions, accredited to the highest of industry standards and assurance. We set ourselves apart from our competitors through our delivery of service and advanced security solutions.


Security Wise Ltd


Marches House

March Way



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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by SBC Training Limited


Emily 01743 454810

The successful applicant will work towards the Fire Emergency and Security Systems Technician standard. It is a Level 3 apprenticeship.

Fire, Emergency and Security Systems Technicians design, install, commission and maintain electronic systems in and outside simple and complex premises to protect individuals, homes and properties from risk and danger. The apprenticeship is made up of the following;

Skills, Knowledge and Behaviours – Learners and employers will have a range of options to select from that cover each knowledge module of the apprenticeship standard.

Functional Skills - These provide practical skills to help gain the most out of work, education and everyday life. Apprentices without level 2 English and Maths will need to achieve this level prior to completion of their Apprenticeship.

End point assessment - The End Point Assessment is the final stage of the apprenticeship. It comprises of knowledge and practical tests as well as a professional discussion and interview.

Apprenticeship standard

Fire emergency and security systems technician

Level 3 (A level)

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