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.

Current Vacancies

If you’re interested in any of the vacancies then please send your covering letter and updated CV to : recruitment@lincolnsecurity.co.uk

Trade Counter Manager 

We are looking to recruit an experienced, enthusiastic and efficient Trade Counter Manager to join our team at Lincoln Security .

Established in 1974, Lincoln Security are one of the UK’s largest independent family owned locksmiths providing supply and installation of security solutions to domestic and commercial customers and also  through our Trade Counter offer day to day sales for local businesses, schools, colleges, Lincoln University , builders, landlords and many more.

Job Description

You will be responsible for the day to day management including sales promotion  of the Trade and Retail counter at Whisby Way Lincoln which will include :

  • Serving customers and dealing with email and phone enquiries which will include key cutting
  • Driving sales to existing customers, increasing customer base and making the Trade Counter the ‘go to’ for best deals, best service, best solutions.
  • Set up of promotional displays and improving layout of sales area and introducing new relevant product ranges
  • Introduction of regular monthly trade offers relevant to local and national promotional security schemes
  • Managing stock and pricing with assistance of Purchasing Manager
  • Encouraging new business by developing customer and supplier relationships
  • Achieving department targets and reporting to Commercial Sales Director
  • Managing correct levels of staff and competencies including training requirements
  • Reporting to Commercial Sales Director

Essential Requirement

  • Highly organised,  great personality, good sense of humour and flexible
  • Commercial acumen, confidence, initiative and responsible
  • Decision making ability
  • Experience in retail trade and managing small teams to perform  
  • Able to work in a pressured environment and have a willingness to help others
  • Able to oversee multiple tasks within varying timescales
  • Excellent customer service skills of the highest level
  • Numerate, literate and excellent IT ability

Desirable Requirements

You must have retail management experience and a proven track record, to provide support and service to successfully manage the department whilst serving trade and retail customers and dealing with enquiries over the phone.   This retail based position will require good communications skills within your team and with customers.  

  • Some knowledge of architectural ironmongery and security products
  • DIP GAI (Guild of Architectural Ironmongers) Qualification
  • 5+ Years experience as a Trade Counter Manager/Assistant in a Construction/Trade Merchant Environment
  • Experience managing a small team and sales orientated

In Return, we will give you :

  • Competitive Basic Salary based on experience plus target driven bonus scheme
  • A great place to work with onsite parking and easy reach of A46
  • 22 days Annual Leave plus every weekend and Bank Holiday as Counter opening hours  are 0800-1700 Monday to Friday
  • NEST Company pension contribution
  • Use of Company Vehicle whilst carrying out Company business
  • Mobile Phone
  • Laptop
  • Industry Recognised Training Courses

Think this is for you then we want to hear from you ASAP as we are looking for an immediate start

Please send your covering letter and updated CV to : recruitment@lincolnsecurity.co.uk

CCTV & Alarms Engineer 

If you are an enthusiastic, skilled, experienced and motivated person then we are looking for you to join our dynamic team of experts.

With over 47 years’ experience Lincoln Security currently work across a variety of sectors including local domestic and Lincolnshire businesses, schools, colleges and universities to national infrastructure and utility companies across the country. Due to consistent growth within our Electronic Security department, we are seeking an experienced installation, service and corrective maintenance engineer to join our team. You will be on the frontline for our company, providing our clients with first-class service and expert installation and maintenance services.

In this important role, you will be responsible for attending our client sites to install, maintain and repair a range of Electronic Security systems.

Main Duties:

  • Providing excellent customer service and care
  • Installing, maintaining and servicing electronic security systems and all associated equipment In Lincoln, Lincolnshire and surrounding counties to large commercial, smaller businesses and domestic customers who are all really important to us
  • Occasionally surveying and obtaining information to assist with the preparation of quotations
  • Completing high quality and prestigious works in line with our stringent company Policies & Procedures, SSAIB Accreditation and the ISO:2015 Quality Standards

Person Specification:

  • Someone with experience at installing, maintaining and servicing electronic security systems including (but not limited to) IP and analogue CCTV and Alarm systems
  • Someone with Fire Alarm installation qualifications (would be an advantage)
  • A capacity and willingness to adhere to flexible working hours over any 24-hour period and participate in a callout rota with other colleagues
  • IT Skills – An interest in IP CCTV and associated systems
  • Ability to work confidently within a team or alone and communicate well with others
  • Someone who can look after our valued customers and provide excellent customer care

What we can offer you:

  • A competitive salary based on your skill & experience
  • Employer Company Pension Contribution
  • Your own company van, tools and PPE
  • Training opportunities and support from experienced colleagues
  • A chance to join and help grow a forward thinking, successful and innovative business

To be considered for this role you will need to show previous experience working with 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.

Sound like this opportunity may be of interest to you? We’d love to hear more about your skills and experience so please submit your CV with an accompanying cover letter

Master Key Technician

Are you technically minded with a creative eye for detail but also have some aspirations to run your own department one day?

Raise your hand if that’s you?!

We are offering a firm foundation for the right candidate who would like to be a Master Key/Bench Locksmith Technician but who also can be trained to support our Master Key department Manager and the potential to run the department when the manager is on annual leave.

If you are enthusiastic, skilled, experienced, motivated, dependable and organised then we are looking for you to join our dynamic team of experts within the Master key Department.

A working week would consist of:

  • Pinning up cylinders, locks and padlocks as part of the Master key systems, often in large quantities,
  • Cutting various high security keys from copy or code.
  • Assemble, service and repair existing locks.
  • Record details of registered keys and products on our system database.
  • Understand stock control and management.
  • Processing Sales Orders instructions.
  • Ensuring Health and Safety procedures are followed at all times.

Personal Specification:

  • We require you to be well presented, punctual, honest, accountable and diligent
  • Technologically competent
  • The ability to work on repetitive tasks with great attention to detail
  • Able to communicate with confidence and a strong ability to multi-task
  • Take great pride in exceptional workmanship, be enthusiastic and energetic in your approach
  • Ability to demonstrate experience in a reactive environment, often working with tight deadlines
  • Approachable with a friendly engaging manner
  • Respectful and look after the people you support and work with
  • A good sense of humour – believe it or not!
  • A right-minded work ethic to have the confidence to eventually become self-reliant,
  • 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.

In return, we will give you a good rate of pay, pension and the opportunity to work with a great team of people in a clean modern environment.

In return, we will give you a good rate of pay, pension and the opportunity to work with a great team of people in a clean modern environment.

Sound like this opportunity may be of interest to you? We’d love to hear more about your skills and experience so please submit your CV with an accompanying cover letter

Lincoln Security are an equal opportunities employer