Installation Engineer

  • Biometrics
  • Berkshire, UK
  • £25,000 to £30,000 + Bonus + 25 Days’ Holiday + Personal Development Scheme
  • JOB-1660 SAU

A global provider of digital solutions for the criminal justice sector is currently seeking an Installation Engineer to work between its UK head office and remotely in the field, with some stay away work required.

The Position:

The appointed Installation Engineer will need to travel nationwide and will be responsible for planning, testing and maintaining equipment needed at various project sites. Uniform and training will be provided and key responsibilities will include:

  • Producing assemblies in accordance with appropriate documentation
  • Installation and commissioning of equipment
  • Emergency repairs to kiosk machines within a specified timescale
  • Ensuring that all relevant documentation is always completed accurately
  • Identifying any issues relating to processes and quality
  • Reporting any defective equipment to management

The Candidate:

Applicants will be required to demonstrate:

  • Prior experience as a mechanical engineer, equipment installer, mechanical fitter or installation technician etc
  • Relevant security clearance / full clean background check
  • Basic testing experience and PC skills
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills to work effectively as a member of a team
  • A full driving licence
  • The ability to read drawings and Standard Operating Procedures to perform assembly tasks
  • (Ideally) some knowledge of wiring and soldering

The Company:

Established for over 25 years, our client is an international provider of digital transformation solutions for the criminal justice sector, with specific experience in prisons, probation and community corrections, detention, immigration, and secure hospitals.  The company’s products and services, coupled with its expertise in developing biometrics, provide a complete digital solution to increase efficiency and enhance security, while recognizing that each establishment is unique and has different requirements.