WHY LINCOLN SECURITY?

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.

CURRENT VACANCIES

Position:
Mechanical Engineer with electronic security experience
Department:
Electronic Security Installation
Reports To:
Electronic Security Installation Manager
Location:
Whisby Way, Lincoln
Salary:
£Excellent + Overtime
Deadline:
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.

Position:
Mechanical Engineer/Locksmith (Apprenticeship)
Department:
Mechanical Security Team
Reports To:
Senior Mechanical Engineer
Location:
Whisby Way, Lincoln
Salary:
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 and able to listen to instruction.
  • You must be well presented and personable, be able to work under your own initiative, able to communicate effectively.  You must be an excellent time keeper.
  • You must have some knowledge in the use of hand and power tools, but extensive training will be given.
  • If you are able to strip down equipment, fault find and re-assemble then this would be ideal for you.
  • 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 and be proud of what you do.

In return, you will be given the opportunity to work with a great team of people, meet some fantastic customers and learn skills to last a lifetime. 

Want to join us? Then submit your CV with an accompanying cover letter to recruitment@lincolnsecurity.co.uk.

Position:
Bench Locksmith/Assembler (Apprenticeship)
Department:
Master Key
Reports To:
Master Key Department Manager
Location:
Whisby Way, Lincoln
Salary:
Apprentice Band

Apprenticeship to become a bench locksmith within our business.

This offers a firm foundation and a fantastic opportunity for the right candidate who would like an apprenticeship to become a bench locksmith within our business.  Comprehensive training will be given with appropriate qualifications gained.  

You will be taught how to:

  • Cut various keys from copy or code.
  • Assemble cylinders, locks and padlocks as  part of the Master key systems.
  • Assemble, service and repair existing locks.
  • Record details of registered keys on our system database.
  • Understand stock control and management.
  • Accompany engineers on site where possible  to see finished products installed.

Personal Specification:

  • You will be well presented and hard working; technically and mechanically minded with an eye for detail.  
  • You will be able to communicate with confidence and be able to prioritise tasks appropriately.  
  • You will take pride in exceptional workmanship and be enthusiastic and energetic in your approach.
  • Our customers are our main priority so above all you will be able to demonstrate a real passion for exceptional customer service.
  • You will be approachable, personable and genuinely enjoy looking after the people you help and work with.
  • 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 9001:2015 Quality Standards.
  • Any other such reasonable duties.

In return, you will be given the opportunity to work with a great team of people, meet some fantastic customers and learn skills to last a lifetime. 

Want to join us? Then submit your CV with an accompanying cover letter to recruitment@lincolnsecurity.co.uk.

Position:
Office Administrator (Apprenticeship)
Department:
Electronic Security Team
Reports To:
Electronic Installations Manager
Location:
Whisby Way, Lincoln
Salary:
Apprentice Band

Apprenticeship to learn an array of  administrative duties and obtain a qualification in Business Administration.

To provide reception duties and answer all incoming calls in a timely manner and direct to appropriate staff or direct message to appropriate staff member. 

Answer incoming installation enquiries while maintaining a high level of customer service and  support installation manager in the effective scheduling of  installation engineers workloads including processing of jobs and diary scheduling.

Key Responsibilities:

  • To attend Lincoln College and attain a qualification in Business Administration.
  • To satisfactorily complete all college works and assignments on a timely basis and attend training order to develop your relevant skills and knowledge.
  • Communicate in a professional manner, assist with customers en-queries and if required direct them to the appropriate members of staff and taking messages when required.
  • Ordering, issuing and dealing with deliveries of office stationery items.
  • Ordering items from suppliers for stock and installations, entering through OrderWise and placed in relevant job box or stock cupboard.
  • Entering new products and customers on Orderwise.
  • Keeping electronic security database up to date by logging all worksheets.
  • Arranging service visits and processing on electronic security database.
  • Dispatching incoming post to appropriate members of staff, franking the outgoing post and daily delivery to the post office.
  • Invoice, filing, photocopying and general office administration duties.
  • Processing of own jobs from initial enquiry through to dispatch and invoiced and assisting installation manager(s) if required.
  • Writing up of quotations for the electronic sales manager.
  • Booking accommodation or travel arrangements as required.
  • Meet and greet any visitors and offer refreshments as required.
  • Ensure conformance to all Company Policies and Procedures, Health and Safety requirements and ISO 9001:2015 Quality Standards.
  • Any other such reasonable duties.
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Personal Specification:

  • You must be well presented and personable, be able to work under your own initiative, able to communicate effectively.  You must be an excellent time keeper.
  • Outstanding communication and interpersonal abilities.
  • Computer literate – strong knowledge of Microsoft packages such as Word, Excel and Outlook Express.
  • Ability to work unsupervised, and on own initiative, as well as within the
    wider team.
  • Excellent spoken and written communication skills and a professional telephone manner.
  • Excellent organisational skills and attention to detail.
  • The ability to prioritise and work efficiently under pressure.
  • Enthusiastic, proactive, persistent and someone who enjoys getting the job done.
  • Able to work flexibly within the requirements of the role.

In return, you will be given the opportunity to work with a great team of people, meet some fantastic customers and learn skills to last a lifetime. 

Want to join us? Then submit your CV with an accompanying cover letter to recruitment@lincolnsecurity.co.uk.