• Used cars
  • New cars
  • Nearly-new cars
  • Car finance
  • Vans
  • Motability

Area Fire Safety Support Advisor

Competitive Plus Benefits

  • Permanent
  • 151 Kilbirnie Street
  • Manchester

We’re recruiting for an Area Fire Safety Support Advisor to work across England, with overnight stays as part of the role.

About the role

As an Area Fire Safety Support Advisor, you’ll be responsible for co-ordinating fire safety standards across our branches, and making sure all branches in your area are managing and maintaining our Group Fire Safety Management system and legal requirements.

This role would be a great fit for ex-fire service personnel with experience in enforcement.

Day-to-day duties

  • Liaising with employees at all levels to advise and assist with Fire Safety standards, offering support and guidance.
  • Conducting fire risk assessments.
  • Liaising with building control and enforcing authorities.
  • Attending pre-start meetings (new-builds or refurbs).
  • Reviewing plans and fire strategy drawings.
  • Conducting post-incident investigations.
  • Acting as a point of contact for enforcing authorities, architects and building control.
  • Attending department monthly meetings and dedicated fire safety meetings.

Essential skills

  • Fire Safety Levels 3 and 4 (Auditors / Enforcers). (These were previously A, B, C, D modules.)
  • Fire Risk Assessment training (e.g. CS Todd or similar).

Nice to have (but not essential)

  • Experience of using Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook.

In return for your skills, you’ll receive one of the best employee benefits packages in the automotive industry, including free healthcare, pension, life assurance and generous staff discounts.

Employment within the Arnold Clark Group is offered subject to satisfactory reference and disclosure check.

Closing Date: 20 April 2021


Every Arnold Clark employee is entitled to a wide range of benefits, including:

  • Discount on new and used vehicles
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Private medical insurance
  • Life assurance

About Arnold Clark

Arnold Clark is Europe’s largest independent car retailer with over 200 branches across the UK. And you could be part of it.

  • Over 11,000 employees
  • Annual turnover of over £3 billion
  • 24 new car franchises
  • Retails over 280,000 vehicles per year
  • Servicing, repairs, MOTs and tyres

Some benefits are only available after a qualifying period.