Crane/Lifting Engineer

Mowbray Lawrence Ltd
£32000 - £37000/annum 26 Days, Pension, Training, Van
17 Jun 2017
16 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
I am currently looking to recruit an Experienced Crane Engineer to work in and around the Sheffield area.

The work is varied but does have the advantage of being on clean sites and overtime is also plentiful.

You will be responsible for performing preventative maintenance and repairs on mechanical and electrical overhead travelling cranes, trouble- shooting equipment malfunctions, consulting with customers on repair and safety related issues and completing appropriate documentation.

What we expect from you: -

Ideally you will be apprentice-trained or equivalent and fully conversant with electrical engineering disciplines Engineering experience: Electrical: 415v ac 3 phase motor contactor control circuits both squirrel cage and wound rotor. A good understanding of 110/48 volt relay and contactor circuits. Some frequency speed control device experience. Mechanical: Medium to large drive couplings, brakes and reduction gearboxes.Knowledge of the above tasks and the associated risks when working at height.
Experience with overhead cranes and hoists is preferred, but not essential as full product training will be givenGood grasp of the English language (verbal and written)Strong interpersonal skills as there is extensive customer contactProven commitment to safetyYou must be physically fit and able to work at heights Willingness to work extra hoursHold a current driving licence
Please give me a call should you wish to ask me any questions