Key Purpose of the Department:

The D&E team play a central role in supporting KST customers who require system designs and estimations primarily for Intruder, CCTV & Access Control.

The design role covers new system installs, upgrades and remedial works in a range of environments from industrial warehouses, large supermarkets and office locations ensuring accuracy on design and costs.

Key Job Responsibilities:

  • Attend site surveys as required to consult on client requirements in order to produce a technical design and estimate
  • Prepare and maintain sketches/drawings, maps, reports and legal descriptions of surveys in order to describe, certify and assume liability for work performed
  • Where surveys are not necessary produce deskbased estimations based on provided requirements
  • Liase with manufacturers to ensure using suitable components to achieve client objectives
  • Populate quotations with relevant technical data and pricing
  • Produce specifications in line with latest NSI standards and code of practice
  • Produce site specific RAMS and any KST documentation required
  • Liase with clients as required
  • Ensure you work to the processes and regulations used in the business
  • Manage workloads in line with internal and external SLA’s
  • Attend meetings as required (both internal and customer meetings)
  • Maximising business potential
  • Maintaining accurate records

Essential requirements for the job:

  • Intruder, CCTV and access systems knowledge
  • Driving licence
  • Be self-motivated, energetic and positive
  • Excellent communication skills both verbally and in writing
  • High degree of planning and organisational skills
  • Flexible and abatable
  • Knowledge of industry standards and codes of practise
  • Experience in handling tasks with tight deadlines
  • Good interpersonal skills with the ability to build strong relationship within the business and clients.
  • Demonstration of a high level of competency with regard to analytical thinking and problem solving

Desirable requirements for the job:

  • Experience Working from CAD documents
  • Excellent computer skills including Microsoft Office
  • Minimum of two years’ experience within the Security Systems sector.


  • Supportive and Collaborative Environment
  • Company Car or Car Allowance
  • Company Health Care Plan
  • Company Pension
  • Life Insurance
  • 25 days holiday plus Bank Holidays
  • Development Opportunities
  • Referral Scheme
  • Employee Recognition Scheme
  • Employee Benefits Programme including shopping vouchers and discount; up to £1,200 a year on reals savings for everyday needs
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
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