The Essential Group's biggest investment by far is in our team. We are investing in the future. New recruits are our future. Our employees are the face of our company and the Essential Group prides itself on the quality of our work force and the loyalty of our staff. The whole team is committed to offering a first class service and if you are interested in joining the Essential team here are a list of job vacancies:-

Intruder Alarm, Fire Alarm & CCTV Installation Engineer

Depending on experience and industry knowledge £24,000 to £36,000 per annum

Plenty of overtime and Call out Rota bonus available to take salary to in excess of approx. £45,000 per annum


  • Mobile Phone
  • Pension
  • Uniform
  • 28 days holiday incl. B/H
  • Vehicle
  • Training & Career Progression

As part of our business development plan The Essential Group are seeking experienced Installation, Maintenance and Service Engineers to join our friendly team.

The successful candidates will be expected to carry out routine, planned and reactive service and maintenance visits to domestic and commercial clients in London and Home Counties.

After the initial induction and training period the candidates will be working remotely with their time split to lone working or as part of an install team.

Main disciplines required

  • Fire Alarms
  • Intruder/ Security Alarms
  • Access control/ Door entry
  • CCTV
  • Integrated systems
  • Dual Com monitoring
  • Full driving license
  • Self-management, motivated planning and forward thinking
  • Great communication skills

Experience required:

Must have knowledge of systems such as

  • Texecom
  • Honeywell Galaxy
  • Menvier scantronic
  • HikVision/ Axis/ Avigilon
  • IP based CCTV
  • Conventional and addressable Fire Installation, testing, servicing and maintenance of alarms and Security Lighting or CCTV.

The Essential Group meets British Standards and is SSAIB accredited

Uniform and transport supplied

Required licence or certification:

  • Full driving license required

Required skills & experience:

  • CCTV - 2 years
  • Access Control - 2 years
  • Fire Alarm - 2 years
  • Intruder Alarm- 2 years
    Security Systems: 2 year


We are looking for an experienced Electrician with NVQ level 3 qualifications to 17th edition. You will need experience of working on domestic & commercial re-wires, new build wiring, testing & inspections and fault finding.

Breakdown & Maintenance Engineer

We are looking for an experienced and committed breakdown and maintenance engineer who has a good all round knowledge of security industry and detailed knowledge in intruder alarms, CCTV and access control systems. You need the ability to fault find and methodically solve any issues you may be faced. Good time keeping and diary management essential for this position.

FULL TIME Accounts Assistant /Administrator

Essential Group is recruiting a full time accounts assistant and office administrator.

Accounts duties to include:
• Preparation of month end accounts
• Sales Ledger cash postings; cheques and BACS, reconciliations
• Raising Sales Ledger invoices

• Entering of Purchase Ledger invoices onto the system and preparing Purchase Ledger payments

• Bank reconciliations
• The role also involves general office administration duties too include:
• Specifications & customer completion packs
• Diary Management
• Handling customer calls and emails
• Database management
• Strong knowledge of Microsoft Word & Excel are required. A good telephone manor and good customer service skills. You will need to have a flexible attitude and the ability to multi task.


If you are interested in any of the above positions
please send your CV to


Please call us on 01992 560 599