Apprentice Fire & Security Engineer

Apprentice Fire & Security Engineer

Johnson Controls | Edinburgh, SCT, GB

Posted a month ago

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What you will do

We are offering a full time permanent SVQ level 6 Electronic Fire and Securities Apprenticeship. An apprenticeship with us will see you building new skills, while applying your knowledge to real-world live projects. There will be plenty of opportunities to explore your potential and you’ll enjoy full support from your line manager and a mentor. This is a genuine alternative to university for people who have a passion for engineering and who want to launch their career with us. The apprenticeship will combine on-the-job work experience, with time at college to achieve a level 6 apprenticeship in Electronic Fire and Securities. We are committed to the continuing development of every employee, we encourage and strongly support career progression, with opportunities for promotion within our organization and throughout the Johnson Controls business.

How you will do it

This apprenticeship will provide a foundation from which to progress on several career paths within the Company as a Fire & Security Systems Installation & Service Engineer. During this apprenticeship you will learn Fire & Security & electrical engineering skills suitable for installing, maintaining, and repairing state-of-the-art fire and security systems. This is a very exciting, challenging and rewarding role that will provide a start point for a lifelong career within a highly innovative and technical business environment.

What we look for


Must hold the right to work in the UK
Able to arrange own travel arrangements to get to the training provider in North Lanarkshire once a week.
Enthusiasm to learn and an interest in problem solving
Good IT skills
Ability to work at heights
Ability to work both independently and as a team player


Full UK drivers licence (if successful you must have obtained this within the 1st year of employment in this role)
A minimum of 5 leaving certificates or same level qualification grade A-C or 1-3 in old grading system including Math’s and English Language.

What you will get

If you are successful we can offer you a company culture that promotes work life balance, a commitment to continued learning and development, access to mental health support, a fantastic benefits package which includes a competitive salary that will increase as you progress through your apprenticeship, pension, life assurance, employee assistance program, employee referral scheme, discount on Johnson Controls security products including ADT Smart Home plus voluntary schemes for childcare vouchers, cycle to work, eye care vouchers and holiday purchase.

At Johnson Controls, we believe in our apprenticeship program. We believe in developing and investing in our future. We believe in hard work, integrity and are focused on delivering high quality products and services to our customer base. If you are someone who likes to learn from experiences and the team around you, then an apprenticeship at Johnson Controls could be right for you.

Next steps

Applications will be reviewed as they are received. An assessment day for the roles is expected to be completed in May, and start date will be in August/September although we have the right to close the role early should suitable applicants be found in advance of this date.%5476729%