Installations Engineer – Security Systems

Installations Engineer – Security Systems

Job Title: Installations Engineer – Security Systems
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: North: Birmingham to Manchester
Salary: up to £40K + OT/+ car+ door to door travel + bonus
Reference: 1236
Contact Name: Alan Corcoran
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Job Published: November 22, 2021 13:30

Job Description

Job Description:


This is a field based role, working mainly on sites across the patch: Birmingham to Manchester


As installations engineer you will assist in the implementation of large, complex +high-end security systems infrastructure projects nationally e.g.  Genetec, Milestone. Axis, Bosch, C-Cure, Lenel (cross-training will be given)

Part of a large global group, the UK division is growing exponentially and have a large body of ongoing and upcoming work installing enterprise security, CCTV and access control infrastructure.

They are one of the worlds largest security systems integrators, specialising in large, complex, often higher security / multi-site installations. Whilst growing, the UK division remains a close knit supportive team.

They protect the critical assets of a large, loyal and ever-growing list of clients, including government agencies, high tech leaders, industrials and blue-chip multinationals.  This translates into terrific projects for the technical team - and an exciting opportunity for you.

Most of your work will be on-sit. The Installation Engineer will report into the site Project Manager and will involve close liaison with the Contracts Manager


What are they offering?

Salary: £40,000 per year + bonus + car/vehicle + fuel card

Monday to Friday schedule with overtime and travel time paid

25 days holiday (+ Bank Holidays)

Real career opportunities backed by the stability of a global group.

Ongoing exposure to top end solutions such as Genetec, Milestone. Axis, Bosch, C-Cure, Lenel along with relevant manufacturer courses

What are they asking for?

We’re looking for a capable all-round installations engineer with a solid background in medium to large scale IP security, CCTV and access control infrastructure.

Any experience of high end systems such as Genetec, Milestone. Axis, Bosch, C-Cure, Lenel would be advantageous but full training will be given.


You will live on patch (the closer to Manchester the better)


Key Search Terms:  Installations Engineer Security Systems CCTV Access Control Intruder Alarm

Palmer McCarthy is a specialist recruiter to the Security, Facilities and Property Management sectors and acts as an agency on behalf of their client re this vacancy. 


If you have previously spoken to one of the Palmer McCarthy team, please contact Alan Corcoran directly rather than applying again





  1. Do you have a background in medium to large scale IP security, CCTV and access control infrastructure. installations





  1. Growing biz- lots of career opps
  2. Exposure to systems such as Genetec, Milestone. Axis, Bosch, C-Cure, Lenel
  3. Exciting medium and large scale projects