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Property Fire Technician
  • Employer: Surrey County Council
  • Reference: orbis/TP/134546/17351
  • Published: Fri 01/10/2021, 15:14 PM
  • Closing on: Fri 15/10/2021, 23:59 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 36.0 hours per week
  • Salary: £24,780 per annum
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Reigate

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Property Fire Technician

Surrey County Council is committed to supporting those in the organisation who are under redeployment. Therefore this role will be open exclusively to the redeployment pool of candidates for 7 days from posting on the redeployment site.

The starting salary for this role is £24,780 per annum for a 36 hour working week.

Surrey Fire & Rescue Service provide emergency services around the County, 24 hours a day, 365 days of the year.

The Property Fire Technician will contribute to and support the provision of a responsive maintenance to nominated Surrey Fire and Rescue sites within Surrey, through a flexible and reliable mobile service that offers a cost-effective alternative to the use of external contractors.

As the Property Fire Technician for the Logistics team you will be working as part of a small but crucial team. You will be an active team member in a vary varied role from basic Joinery work, Painting and decorating, Grounds maintenance, basic plumbing work, Patching, Plastering and Tiling. This will be over a 36 hour week Monday to Friday.

The post holder must be able to forward plan, meet timescales and prioritise own workload. They will also support the Infrastructure Manager and Infrastructure Support Officer in maintaining a close working relationship with the Surrey County Council property team, and their contractors.

To be shortlisted to interview for this position your application will clearly evidence:

  • Full clean driving license
  • An ability to work as part of a team
  • Experience of handy-person duties
  • Ability to follow instructions from management but to use initiative when required
  • Customer focused communication skills
  • Ability to organise and prioritise practical works and admin tasks

At Surrey, our values and behaviours are just as important as our skills and abilities. They shape who we are as an organisation. Find out more about the values we follow.

For more information please find the full job description below and refer to this before submitting your application. We also invite you to read our Life at Surrey handbook to see insights of the culture at Surrey and how as a valued employee, you can help shape our Council.

Additional Information

The job advert closes at 23:59 15/10/2021.

Interview dates to be confirmed.

Contact Details

For an informal discussion please contact Liszi McLean 07800 621 930 or by e-mail at

We look forward to receiving your application, please click on the apply online button below to submit.


From flexible working to job sharing (where possible) we are committed to providing a healthy work life balance. A laptop and mobile will be supplied if applicable to your role. You will benefit from 26 days annual leave, rising to 28 days after 2 years' service, a generous local government salary related pension, as well as the option to join our car lease scheme. For more information about the wide variety of benefits you can take advantage of please visit MyBenefits for Surrey County Council staff.

Our Commitment

Surrey County Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We want to be an inclusive and diverse employer of first choice reflecting the community we serve and particularly welcome applications from all under represented groups.