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Lift Engineer - Service

Precision People 45000.00 British Pound . GBP Per annum

2019-11-26 06:33:04

Job location Maidstone, Kent, United Kingdom

Job type: fulltime

Job industry: Engineering

Job description

Lift Engineer - Service & Repair

Lift Industry


Commutable from: Maidstone, Tonbridge, Croydon, Bromley, Dartford, Aylesford

Reporting to: Service Manager

Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 (DOE) + Overtime + Call-Out

If you are a proven Lift Service & Repair Engineer, Service & Call-Out Engineer - we want to hear from you!

The Role:

To ensure that the lift service and repair is executed efficiently on various sites on your assigned route whilst providing a high quality of customer service. Attend all service visits within contractual time frames, ensuring that all minor repairs are carried out in a professional, competent and timely manner.


Service visits with minimum callbacks this includes routine checks on gears, motors, overload detection devices, brakes, doors and locks.
Minor repairs or isolating problems until further service can be carried out.
Managing your service route
Follow lift manuals/diagrams accurately when necessary.
Adhere to quality assurance; health and safety and environmental standards
Advise the Service Manager of daily activities & advice on technical issues and outstanding works.
Lift service & repairs for passenger lifts, goods lifts on both electrical traction & hydraulic lifting equipment.
Planned Preventive Maintenance (PPM) - scheduled routine inspections on electrical equipment, gears, hydraulics, drive systems, motors, overload detection devices, brakes, doors and locks.
Emergency call-out - standby rota carrying out repairs or isolating problems until a full service can be carried out.


NVQ 3 or equivalent qualification
Minimum of 3 years of experience
Ability to follow lift manuals and diagrams accurately reading electrical diagrams
Strong electrical & mechanical understanding
Demonstrate fault finding skills and knowledge of various types of lift equipment.
Ability to communicate clearly and concisely with a variety of people, able to work under pressure with honesty and integrity

All expenses paid including, fuel, parking
25 days paid holiday
Company training scheme
Overtime available.
Company van
Skills matrix to progress through the company

Interested? To apply for the Lift Service Engineer position in Kent (reference Job I.D 54222) here are your two options:

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About Precision People

This role is posted by Precision People, specialists in Technical, Engineering, Consultancy, Sales and Executive Search Recruitment. Operating since 2004, we have placed hundreds of technical candidates in fantastic new roles. Precision covers the whole spectrum of technical roles from Design Engineers, Service Managers, Mechanical Service Engineers, up to Maintenance and Production Managers. We have many technical roles both in the Midlands and throughout the UK, so get in touch today

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