Security Systems Engineer / Access Controls. London field based. Van and fuel card. Career development / training / leadership - South

£35000-45000 plus lots of overtime at premium rates. Potential gross earnings of £50-60k
Ref: 3878 Date Posted: Friday 19 Jan 2024

CCTV / Security Systems / Access control / Entry systems / Intercoms / Access Systems / Security Cameras / Security Engineer 

Immediate starts and ongoing needs for experienced Access Control / Security Systems / CCTV Engineers. Permanent positions with long term jobs security and lots of overtime available.

Disrupt Agency are an outsourced recruitment business specialising in the Property Sector.  We have recently started working for a growing organisation that specialises within the Property sector providing Engineers and Installers for maintenance, servicing, installing, fault diagnosis and repairs for Automatic Doors, Access Control, CCTV/Security Systems, Fire doors, Windows/Glazing, Gates and Shutters

This is an opportunity to join a company during an exciting period of growth with a number of high profile contracts that offer long term career progression and job security.


Specific Duties and Responsibilities of security systems engineer / access controls:


  • Servicing, maintaining and repairing of types of security systems and all associated electrical equipment

  • Electrical and mechanical fault finding

  • Build trusted and service focused relationships with clients

  • Assist clients with any queries/explanations of works

  • Identifying other repairs and maintenance requirements and report accurately via company CRM

  • Delivering excellent customer service

  • Reporting and logging of parts and materials including keeping check of stock levels held within vans or allocated store room shelf

  • Communicate the status of jobs to colleagues and managers

  • Operate all equipment in a safe and efficient way according to all relevant legislation, policies and procedures

  • Ensure the correct storage of equipment, power tools and materials

  • Ensure Company Vehicles and Office storage areas are kept clean and tidy, in line with safety regulations

  • Ensure awareness of health and safety policies and procedure including protective equipment and clothing

  • Complete accurate notes on CRM/Job Management system (clik) at completion of works ensuring correct information is logged (start/finish times, materials used, work completed, recommendations additional work)


Competencies of security systems engineer / access controls

  • Previous experience working on various access and cctv/security systems including previous training within industry manufacturers –Aviliglon, Hick Vision, Milestone, Paxton, ACT, Saltow etc

  • Experience with Intercoms – Canebbt, Viadeak, Inpro, Pacton etc

  • CSCS Card (preferred but not essential)

  • Qualifications – TAV Com, BTEC Level 3 to Advanced

  • Knowledge of health and safety regulations, legislations, policies and procedures

  • Experience working in a customer facing environment

  • Maintains current knowledge with the latest technology



  • High attention to detail, ensuring all work is finished to the highest quality and standards

  • Excellent organisational skills with the ability to work in a fast paced, deadline driven environment

  • Excellent communication skills in dealing with clients, colleagues and management.

  • A natural problem solver who can be flexible to a changing work schedule and adapt to the needs of each specific client/job based on SLA’s that ensure customer deliver and satisfaction. 

  • Ability to use initiative and work with minimal or no supervision

  • Self-motivated with a positive and professional approach to work.


Further information

  • Given the nature of this work this will require someone who can be flexible with start and finish times and is willing to put in the work that is required to get the job done. This often involves changing start and finish times to accommodate our client requirements and often provides opportunities for overtime.

  • This is a field-based role and hours will vary depending on client request for early or late starts and/or Out of Hours working, all of which are remunerated to support the best engineers.

  • A full clean UK driving licence is essential for this role