Apprentice Security Systems Engineer

Posted 04 June 2021
SalaryUp to £10516 per annum + progression, holidays, training
LocationEdinburgh
Job type Permanent
DisciplineEngineering
Referenceapprenticelondon
Contact NameVictoria Elliott

Job description

Apprentice Security Systems Engineer - advanced level 3
Edinburgh

What you will do

An apprenticeship with us will see you building new skills, while applying your knowledge to real-world live projects. There will be plenty of opportunities to explore your potential and you'll enjoy full support from your line manager and a mentor. We are offering a full-time permanent Advanced Level 3 Apprenticeship Program for talented people. This is a genuine alternative to university for people who have a passion for becoming a engineer in the Fire & Security Industry and who want to launch their career with us. The successful apprentice will enrol on to the Level 3 Advanced Fire, Emergency & Security Systems Advanced Apprenticeship. The apprenticeship is 3 years in duration during which you will be trained in Intruder Alarms, CCTV and Access Control.

You will attend college on a block release basis, which (depending on your home address) may require you to stay away from home. The cost of travel, accommodation and meals will be covered by the company.


How you will do it

You will learn how to service and install Security systems from CCTV, IT networking and Video management system.

Qualifications - External
What we look for

Minimum of 5 GCSE's including Maths, English, Science and a technical subject at grade 9-4 (A-C in old grading system) or level 2 equivalent
Self-starter attitude with an interest in problem solving
Good IT skills
Willingness to continually learn, be curious and ask questions
Ability to work both independently and as a team player
Although no experience is required, candidates must show an interest in engineering