Commissioning Engineer – Security Access Control Systems
Commissioning Engineer – Security Access Control Systems
Cheshire £30000 - £35000 per annum + + Bens
Permanent | COMMISSION/V4_1563203182
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Commissioning Engineer - Security Access Control Systems, CCTV, Paxton

Altrincham, Cheshire / Greater Manchester

£30,000 - £35,000 pa + Bens

Fast growing and innovative environmental control systems company with growing public sector client base, requires experienced Commissioning Engineer with a proven background in Access Control and CCTV Systems to help set up and develop a new dedicated engineering department.

As such this provides an excellent opportunity to help take over running installation projects, running contractors and be involved in the hiring of your own perm team of installers. You must be able to estimate, create drawing packs in CAD, and commission Access Control and CCTV technology systems.

Required Skills and Experience:

Good written and verbal communication skills in English (having minimum 5 GCSEs at C and above)

Level 3 or Level 4 - IT Computer Networking (or equivalent)

Any formal electrical/electronic qualification including relevant HND, ONC, NVQ Level 3, City and Guilds etc

Full UK DL - no more than 3 points please!

Professional appearance and excellent work ethic essential

Must have excellent communication skills when liaising with colleagues and customer and be self-motivated with a positive and enthusiastic personality

Must be willing to do regular travel throughout the week - including occasional overnight stays

Must have 3 years + relevant experience as installer of low voltage logical electronics-based systems

Previous site on experience, 1st, 2nd and commissioning skills

Good ability with diagnostic software

The Role: To cover everything from Tendering, Project Design, Commissioning and Support:

Tendering: CAD drawings, 3rd party supplier liaison, cable scheduling and specs, time and materials, apportion of 1st and 2nd line fix time/costs, commissioning, warranties, maintenance, hand over for sales tender submission.

Project Work: Taking handover of new contracts from sales and allocating resource, creation and ongoing management of drawing pack, cables schedule, mobilisation of engineers, preparing equipment for dispatch to site/customers, attendance of client and site meetings, H&S responsibility, pre-shipment checks, documentation, project managing


Configuring bios and operating systems profiles

Access Control Paxton / Net2

Test and sign-off

CCTV (with motion detection and analytics)


Assistive Technology, Telecare, Acoustic Monitoring

Automated Door Entry

Understanding of basic networking topology and data communication principles including 3G and Wireless Networks is required also

Software Systems: Microsoft Office - Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Skype, Outlook

CAD, Paxton/Net2 Software, CRM- Microsoft Dynamics 365, Xero (Accounts Package, stock control)

RMA System (all and any exposure to all and any these of interest - not all essential)

Support: Taking fault reports over the telephone direct from customers; gathering relevant information and using call logging software to record details, providing telephone & remote access support to customers, returns and repairs.

Excellent career development on offer along with regular revue and benefits

Commissioning Engineer - Security Access Control Systems, CCTV, Paxton

Altrincham, Cheshire / Manchester Border

To £35K + Bens

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