CAREERS AT FIRE SECURITY SERVICES

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Opportunity to learn the trade, trainee role with NZQA training provided.

About the Company

Fire Security Services 2016 Ltd is a new company where our primary focus is servicing new and existing fire protection and security systems. We are dedicated to delivering a one call resolution service to our customers and your approach to the job and the customer is just as important as completing the work.

We have a trainee role available. Do you have the dedication to follow through a training course?

You have the opportunity to complete NZQA qualifications and grow a career. For the right person there will be opportunities to try other disciplines and advance your career.

 

About the role

 As a trainee you will be allocated tasks like running diesel pumps, and testing fire protection systems like sprinklers and alarms. As you build your skills and knowledge there will be opportunities to move into compliance testing and other disciplines.

This role is all about you learning the skills for the industry.

You will be supported through on-line training courses, and in the field where you will build your knowledge and skills.

Thus we are looking for someone young, fit and ready to learn.

Are you:

  Prepared to get dirty from time to time.

Willing to set yourself learning targets and keep to them.

Able to study after hours

Willing and helpful to others

Able to build relationships with customers and your team

Demonstrate initiative; and have sound organisational skills

 

You will need:

  • Full Driver licence and able to drive a manual vehicle

  • NZ residency required, or valid work permit for two years plus.

  • You will be required to undergo a pre-employment drug test.

     

    We offer a competitive package including:

  • An opportunity to gain NZQA qualification

  • A supportive team and learning environment

 

If this opportunity sounds like you, then don’t hesitate to apply.

  • Please send your cv and covering letter to: hr@firesecurity.co.nz

  • Please quote vacancy 1830 in the subject line of your email.

 

1830 Alarm Technician Trainee - Mount Maunganui


Two days per week – Wednesday and Friday, 8 hours per day – 8.30am to 5pm

Following a period of growth, we are seeking an additional person to join our administration team in Hamilton

Your responsibilities will be:

  • Answering incoming calls

  • Invoicing

  • Job set up

  • Quoting

  • Providing assistance with Building Warrant of Fitness issuing

 

You will need to have:

  • Great Word and Excel Skills

  • Ability to multi-task

  • Clear, calm telephone manner

  • A positive attitude

  • A strong Health & Safety ethic

  • Initiative and sound organisational skills

  • Customer Service Skills

  • Adaptability to change

  • Exceptional communication skills

  • Flexibility and availability to work to cover staff on pre-arranged leave

You will be joining a small administration team who have worked together for a good number of years; they will train you initially and ensure you continue to develop your administration career.

You will be working on our new job tracking system that is real time technology. Jobs are set up and allocated to technicians in the field.

Two days a week means you will need to be super organised and have the ability to communicate to the team a handover at the end of each day.

 

  • Please send your cv and covering letter to: hr@firesecurity.co.nz

  • Please quote vacancy 1828 in the subject line of your email.

1828 Part Time Administration Role - Hamilton


1823 Multi Disciplined Technician - Whangarei

 

We require a competent Multi Disciplined Fire Technician.  This role will include compliance testing and surveying, along with fire alarm system fault diagnosis, repair and sprinkler work.

We have a  small team of technicians based in Whangarei, who service the Far North. We are seeking a team player to join us to share the work load.

This role would suit someone who is already in the industry and looking to expand their skillset.

Your role will include but not be limited to working with Fire Protection Systems and Security Alarms:

  • Diagnosing system faults

  • Repairing faults

  • Minor installation work

  • Rostered on call to attend afterhours call outs.

  • Compliance testing and surveying of fire alarms, sprinklers, fire equipment, BWOF features

    You will have had up to three years’ experience in the industry and will need to be able to work alone.

  • You will need to hold:

  • A clean, full NZ driver licence

  • NZ residency or current work visa.

  • NZQA industry or Electrical qualification is preferred, however experience could substitute qualification.

    You will be able to communicate easily and professionally in both oral and written English.

    You will be required to undergo pre-employment drug testing.

  • Please send your cv and covering letter to: hr@firesecurity.co.nz

  • Please quote vacancy 1823 in the subject line of your email.