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We give peace of mind to Kiwis that everyone can exit their buildings safely during a fire.

Find out how you could build a fulfilling career with Fire Security Services.

We are always keen to hear from talented and passionate people who want to help protect people and their property.

Why Choose Fire Security Services?

We provide you with all the training and support to grow your career in the fire protection and building compliance trade.

Our Job vacancies

Job vacancies are updated in this section regularly. Otherwise, feel free to contact us directly.

Your Career Journey at Fire Security Services

Be part of our journey

With new ownership and fresh leadership, Fire Security Services is on an exciting journey to be the most trusted fire protection provider in New Zealand. If customer service is important to you, then join our team in delivering a new standard in the industry.

We’re always looking out for new people to join our team

School leavers

Women

People from other skilled trades

Experienced, skilled overseas techs eligible to work in NZ

As well as people already in the fire protection industry.

Find out what fire techs do and their career pathways

Our company values

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Make it easy – Always look for improvements. Challenge the status quo. Keep it simple.

Own it – Commit to your customer and colleagues. Make sure it happens. Take ownership.

We’ve got your back – Work as a team towards our common goal. Look after your customers and team mates by doing what’s right.

Our offer to you

We’re not a new player in the market. In fact, we’ve historically been a market leader as our roots go back more than 40 years. Our journey to disrupt NZ’s fire protection industry will open up various career-advancing opportunities that may not appear as often in larger companies. It’s an exciting time to join us as we earn more customers’ trust by making it easy, doing what we say we’d do, and having their backs.

Develop yourself and your career

Training

Skilled staff are critical to our success. We offer NZQA qualifications to help build your career. It combines online and ‘on-the-job’ training. Our managers and supervisors will ensure you experience your new skills on the job. We have many stories of technicians learning new disciplines and completing more than one NZQA qualification to become multi-skilled technicians.

Fulfilling Careers

New opportunities are frequently appearing as we continue our journey to be NZ’s most trusted fire protection provider. Our technicians work on some of NZ’s more complex and interesting sites. These range from airports, hospitals, data server centres, heavy industrial facilities, and stadiums.

Induction

Ease into work with a company induction from our HR Team. You will find out how we do our day-to-day tasks and who to talk to if you have any questions.

On-going Support

You will be supported with a buddy as you get to know the role and the company.

We also know that sometimes life throws a curved ball. Staff mental wellbeing is important to us. It’s why we provide all staff with access to a free 24/7 helpline, which includes three free anonymous sessions with professionals. We have a good track record of helping staff work through personal situations where we can help. We have our staff backs, especially through difficult personal situations.

Stories from Staff at Fire Security Services

Your first role at Fire Security Services could be the start of a long and rewarding career with us. If you are ambitious, there are many pathways to grow and develop your career with us.

We have plenty of examples of staff building fulfilling careers at Fire Security Services. These include administrators who moved into sales or branch management roles, as well as entry-level technicians who have become supervisors, branch managers, and even general managers. Check out the following stories as examples.

John Stevenson: Fire Industry guru

John has been there and done it all within the fire protection industry. He also provides leadership to the fire industry.

LESLEY FULLER: our customer CUSTODIAN

From no industry knowledge, to helping our customers understand industry jargon - Lesley Fuller has quite the story to tell.

 

 

 

 

 

 
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Senior Fire Alarm Technician                            Vacancy 1926

  • Lower Hutt

 

Job Description:

As an Alarm Service Technician, you will be a team player who shares the workload of servicing our customers from the Wellington harbour in the south, to Kapiti and Otaki and across to the scenic Wairarapa.

 

We are seeking someone with excellent customer service skills who can get on with the job and provide efficient service with every job.

 

You will get to work on some amazing sites with state of the arts fire protection technology and get to learn in our ‘hands on” training room in our Lower Hutt office.

 

The Role:

 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

·         You will be installing and servicing Emergency Lighting.

·         Be Health and Safety focussed.

 

You will hold:

·         A clean driver licence

·         NZ residency

·         NZQA Level 4 Fire Alarm and Detection

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

 We promote a drug free work environment and carry out pre-employment testing.

 In turn we are offering:

·         Remuneration that will match your skills and experience

·         Car, phone and other tools of trade.

·         Real time job tracking software.

·         Fun and supportive team.

Applications to hr@firesecurity.co.nz

Please quote vacancy 1926 in the subject line. Applications close 15 November 2019.

Senior Sprinkler Technician Vacancy 1923

Wellington based                                                     

 

  • Do you want to earn up to $40 per hour?

  • Do you want to be part of the best team culture in Wellington?

  • Do you want senior responsibility with the opportunity for progression?

Due to growth in our Wellington region we seeking a sprinkler technician. Reporting to the Sprinkler Manager, this role involves installation and servicing sprinkler systems for our customers.

To be successful in this role, you will:

·         Have sprinkler experience.

·         Be physically capable of lifting heavy objects.

·         Be able to work on your own and with a trainee.

·         Have a strong Health and Safety ethic.

·         Be keen and willing to learn and share the workload.

·         Possess excellent communication skills and the ability to develop solid client relationships. 

·         Be a team player and mentor to our trainees.

·         Have a driver licence.

 

Our sprinkler focus is mostly around installation projects, we have a mixture of large, medium and small sprinkler projects throughout the Wellington region.

We also have a large customer base for compliance, this generates service work which we also complete throughout the month.

We have a really strong sprinkler team with great knowledge and team culture, we are committed to providing high quality installation and service work and upholding our good reputation for delivering what we promise.

 

In return for your hard work, we offer:

·         A highly competitive remuneration package including a kitted out vehicle to use to and from home to work and a company cell phone.

·         The best team culture in our industry.

·         Training and constant drive for progression and improvement.

 

 For this permanent role, we expect you to already hold your right to work in New Zealand.

 

Applications to ruths@firesecurity.co.nz by 15 November 2019.

Alarm Technician - Tauranga Vacancy 1924

Job Description:

As an Alarm Service Technician, you will be a team player who shares the workload of servicing our customers in the Tauranga region.

 

We are seeking someone with excellent customer service skills who can get on with the job and provide efficient service with every job.

 You will get to work on some amazing sites with state of the arts fire protection technology.

 The Organisation:

We are company with strong family values, but without the feel of a large corporate structure.

 We live our Company Values:

·         Make it easy

·         Own It

·         We’ve got you back

The Role:

 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

·         You will be installing and servicing Emergency Lighting.

·         Be Health and Safety focussed.

 You will hold:

·         A clean driver licence

·         NZ residency

·         Registered for prescribed electrical is preferred.

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

 We promote a drug free work environment and carry out pre-employment testing.

 In turn we are offering:

·         Remuneration that will match your skills and experience

·         Car, phone and other tools of trade.

·         Real time job tracking software.

·         Fun and supportive team.

·         The opportunity to be a part of a very progressive and successful organisation.

·         NZQA training

·         And the best area to live and work in NZ!

To apply: Send your cv to ruths@firesecurity.co.nz.

Applications close 22 November 2019.

We’re always looking out for skilled fire technicians or experienced plumbers and electricians.

If you’re one of them, please send your CV to: ruths@firesecurity.co.nz

If you are not a NZ resident or citizen, please ensure you read our overseas tech recruitment page for helpful tips before you contact us.