Service Engineer

£25000 - £30000/annum
21 Jul 2017
20 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Service Engineer

Northampton, Rushden

Salary negotiable depending on skill and experience

Job Description

You will be required to work as a member of a team, or as an individual, in order to provide the following-

The safe installation and/or dismantle of Pedestrian Operated Tower Cranes, including Self Erect Tower Cranes

Carrying out scheduled maintenance and service on Tower Cranes Diagnose and repair faults on Electrical, Mechanical and Hydraulic systems

Liaise with customers in order to help improve the service provided by the Company

The Ideal Candidate

The ideal candidate will have some or all of the following technical skills

-Relevant Engineering qualification

- Have experience with SETC and or tower cranes or other relevant experience within the lifting industry

- Have worked with construction plant and equipment.

- Have relevant CPCS qualifications (or equivalent) such as-

- Slinger/Signaller A40 - Telehandler A17

- Working at Heights - MEUPs

- Crane Supervisor A62 - Slinger/Signaller A40

- Appointed person A61 - Rescue at Height

- Pedestrian Operated Crane licence A63

-The ability to interpret and understand Electrical and Hydraulic diagrams

- Ability to diagnose and rectify electrical/hydraulic and mechanical faults

- Experience of erecting and dismantling SETCs/tower cranes

- Experience in use of a Telehandler under site conditions Clean driving licence

- In addition the ideal candidate will be

- Capable of working at height

- able to safely work alone and on own initiative, in compliance with all current Health and Safety regulations and Company policies able to work safely a part of a team.

- Adaptable and comfortable with a work routine which can change on a regular basis

- a good communicator both orally & in writing and will possess good interpersonal

- Fluent in English

- Computer literate


The position involves extensive travel throughout the UK and you may be required to stay away from home on a regular basis. You will be home based but attached to our current depot in Wellingborough.

To apply for this vacancy please contact Elaine Hames