Formed more than 40 years ago, MCL Fire has grown to become one of Ireland’s leading fire protection companies. Our Fire Alarm Team are responsible for maintaining fire and security systems in compliance with current standards, and in accordance with our public and private sector customer’s requirements.

Our success comes from our people, and we continue to build a team that is great to work with, and that provides individuals with the opportunity to grow with us. We require an experienced Fire Alarm Engineer to assist with our continued growth, and to contribute to our ongoing success.

Duties / Responsibilities

  • Service / Maintenance of Fire Alarm / Security / Emergency Lighting systems including fault finding
  • Repair  / Installation of Fire Alarm / Security / Emergency Lighting systems
  • Respond to Call Out Requests during working hours within agreed timescales (allocated on a geographic proximity basis)
  • Share / Participate in our On Call Rota Schedule (Out of Hours)
  • Utilising our Mobile Work Management ‘App’ electronically record maintenance activity / parts used
  • Interact face to face with Customers on site regarding their maintenance requirements, to include generating appropriate Service Certification and obtain agreement / signature from Client
  • Attend staff meetings / toolbox talks, undertake staff training / courses as deemed necessary to perform the Fire Alarm Engineer role and to enhance your skill set and experience

Essential Criteria, Attributes and Skills

  • Proven field service experience and strong working knowledge of Conventional / Addressable fire alarm systems and emergency lighting systems
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience working in the fire / security industry, in a similar role
  • Full Clean Driving Licence / Clean Access NI Record

Preferred Criteria, Attributes and Skills

  • Successful candidate will be able to demonstrate ability to work as part of a team, but also on own initiative, with strong attention to detail, and good time management. In addition they will be required to show a professional, positive and proactive approach to their current role
  • It would be advantageous to have experience maintaining some / all of the following: Access Control Systems, Flow Switch Testing, CCTV Systems, Disabled Refuge,  Smoke Vents, Fire Curtains, Intruder Alarms, PAT, Automatic Fire Suppression Systems
  • Highly organised, customer focused with good communication skills


What you can expect in return

  • Competitive salary, based upon experience and demonstrable skills / attributes above
  • £31,500 per Annum Salary 
  • Paid Travelling Time
  • Paid Overtime
  • Paid Standby Time
  • Contributory Pension Scheme (after 3 months in post)
  • Monthly Productivity Bonus Scheme (uncapped)
  • Use of Company Vehicle / Fuel Card
  • Company Mobile Phone
  • Staff Uniform / PPE / Toolkit
  • 28 Days Holiday per annum, plus one additional day of paid holiday for your birthday
  • Opportunity to diversify your skill set with training in other disciplines available within MCL Fire (if requested)
  • Full support from a back office contingent dedicated to facilitate the field service engineer roles


Fire alarm servicing Fire alarm installation Emergency Lighting field service experience


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