At Lincoln Security Ltd. you will be working for one of the country's most respected and valued Security Solutions providers. You will get involved in a variety of tasks, from Domestic jobs right through to some of the country's highest profiled Infrastructure projects.
We value ourselves on providing expert advice and solutions. Not an expert yet? Don't worry! We have a range of training and development programmes to give you the knowledge & skills to be the best in the industry.
If you think you are ready to join us and become one of our experts, take a look at the following openings.
Can't see anything that fits you but still interested? Then send us a copy of your latest C.V. to recruitment@lincolnsecurity.co.uk and we may be in touch.


Mechanical Engineer (Apprenticeship)
Mechanical Installations
Reports To:
Senior Mechanical Engineer
Whisby Way, Lincoln
Apprentice Band

Apprenticeship to learn a trade in mechanical engineering in the security industry.

Under direct supervision carry out all works associated with the installation, maintenance, refurbishment of steel and timber door sets with all associated hardware, including mechanical locking devices, emergency exit hardware, master key systems, architectural ironmongery, installation of high security locking systems in accordance with job specification.

The duties will be performed at nationwide locations for companies that command a high level of quality and professionalism from its contractors.

You must be able to work under a high level of Health and Safety and be able to work in accordance with appropriate risk assessments and method statements in a diligent, conscientious and professional manner at all times.

Key Responsibilities:

  • To attend Lincoln College and attain a qualification in mechanical engineering
  • To satisfactorily complete all college works and assignments on a timely basis.
  • To provide support to a fully qualified engineer who will provide mentoring and training in the workplace with a full learning plan.
  • Under direct supervision of the Supervising Engineer, to work under instruction when on site and strictly adhere to direction given.
  • Attend site specific training and develop relevant knowledge and skills.  To attend external and in house training courses
  • Ensure conformance to all Company Policies and Procedures, Health and Safety requirements and ISO 9001:2008 Quality Standards
  • Any other such reasonable duties

Personal Specification:

  • You must be mechanically minded and be willing to learn.
  • You must be well presented and personable, be able to work under your own initiative, be willing to learn and be articulate and academic.
  • You must have a good knowledge of use of hand and power tools, but extensive training will be given.
  • If you are able to strip down mechanisms, fault find and re-assemble then this would be beneficial.
  • The position will require you to be very flexible as you will be working away for possibly 2/3 nights per week– this could be in any location in the UK –all welfare/accommodation will be provided and paid for by the company.
  • A large majority of the work will be carried out on national infrastructure sites and you will be supervised at all times.

You will need to have a good sense of humor, willing to put your hand to anything, be able to think ahead.

This is a firm foundation and a fantastic opportunity for the right candidate who is willing to learn and be innovative.

Think you are suitable for this role and are interested in joining our Electronic Security Team? Then submit your CV with an accompanying cover letter to recruitment@lincolnsecurity.co.uk

Mechanical Engineer with electronic security experience
Electronic Security Installation
Reports To:
Electronic Security Installation Manager
Whisby Way, Lincoln
£Excellent + Overtime
To Be Confirmed

Are you a trained  Mechanical Engineer with electronic security experience ?

Would you fancy a career with a well established  security provider?

If you are a skilled, experienced and motivated person then we are looking for you to join our fastest growing and most technologically innovative department.

Due to consistent growth within our Electronic Security department, Lincoln Security are seeking a qualified Mechanical Engineer, with an electrical bias, to join our well-established team in Lincoln. Only applicants with previous experience working within the security industry will be considered.

In this important role, you will be responsible for attending our client sites to install, maintain and service a range of mechanical devices, doors and associated products and equipment as well as electronic access control and door automation systems.

Based at our Whisby Way premises in Lincoln, you will be joining a company that has over the past 43 years grown from humble beginnings on Lincoln High Street, to become a leading security solution provider for National Infrastructure Sites throughout the country, whilst continuing to serve the local and regional  extensive Domestic and Commercial client base.

What you will be doing:

  • Providing excellent customer service and care to clients throughout the UK
  • Installing, maintaining and servicing mechanical locking devices, doors and associated products and equipment
  • Installing, maintaining and servicing electronic access control and door automation systems
  • Be prepared to work and stay away from home when required (generous welfare and accommodation allowance provided)
  • Complete all necessary paperwork and reports (the company is ISO 2015 accredited to CHAS, UVDB, MLA and Construction Line)
  • Any other such reasonable duties as directed by the Electronic Security Installation Manager

Who we are looking for:

  • Someone who can provide excellent customer service
  • Proven experience with qualifications to prove competency (apprenticeship qualified, City & Guilds, degree)
  • Previous experience working within the security industry is essential
  • Excellent attention to detail, along with a willingness to take responsibility, work competently under own initiative and rise to embrace a challenge
  • A full understanding of electrical wiring principles
  • Experience in working with metal and wooden door installations, wood work/joinery skills, steel and fabrication skills is essential
  • An NGC competency would be advantageous along with BESC and offshore training being desirable
  • Ability to work confidently within a team or alone

What we can offer:

  • An excellent salary based on your skill & experience and overtime opportunities
  • Employer contributing Pension Scheme and Holiday Entitlement
  • Your own company Vehicle 
  • Training opportunities and support
  • Opportunity to work with a close-knit team with a range of social events
  • A chance to join and help grow a forward thinking, successful and innovative family business.

Please Note: To be considered for this role you will need to show previous experience working with Mechanical and Electronic Security Systems, a willingness to work at heights, a full UK Driving License. The successful candidate will be required to pass a relevant DBS check.

Think you are suitable for this role and are interested in joining our Electronic Security Team? Then upload your CV with an accompanying cover letter through the following link: http://www.root2recruit.careers/Applynow/2b41f71d9811af49.