Installations Engineer

£25k – £35k plus Benefits

Based Milton Keynes / Bedford covering London & South East


Our client is looking for a motivated and enthusiastic person to join our small friendly Installations team covering London and the South East region.


They are an independent, innovative company which provides hands-on ICT and computing support to around 850 primary and secondary schools by consultants and staff who understand teaching and school technology.

They are proud of the diversity and flexibility that they have, and the breadth of skills and experience of our staff turn IT on is a friendly and supportive place to work where people feel trusted and respected.


As an Installation Engineer you will be part of a team that are responsible for running and implementing high quality installations on behalf of our client . You will be expected to use your depth of experience working within an education setting (or similar) to ensure the best options for Classroom AV, Wireless and Cabling technology are provided to all educational establishments that you work with. Your role will cover installations across London and the South East, working both individually and as part of a team.


The role requires outstanding levels of customer service and somebody to build long lasting effective working relationships both with schools and your colleagues. Professional communication is essential as you will be liaising with both internal and external customers of all levels. A degree of technical understanding will be required covering aspects of the installations such as cabling, wireless systems and network infrastructure as well as Classroom AV hardware options.


A CSCS card holder would be preferred although not essential for this role.


Key responsibilities:

  • Producing site survey documents that provide strong and cost-effective

  • Recommendations to school’s requirements

  • Leading programs of work for installing wireless equipment and network infrastructure.

  • Leading work programs for installing interactive screens, boards & projector Systems.

  • Leading programs of work for cabling requirements within the schools.

  • Diagnosing and solving hardware issues relating to all AV systems and networking. Installing Hardware within new school sites.


The role is offered on a full-time basis starting in February 2021 and the successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS check and safeguarding checks.


In return we are offering a salary of £25,000, Company Van, 25 days annual leave, Pension scheme, Eye care voucher scheme, Cycle-scheme, Employee Assistance Programme Cycle and Mental Health First Aider.


If you are interested in this vacancy and believe you have the necessary skills and experience to be successful, please send your CV to alex@planetrecruitment.co.uk or call 01865 257 455