Lift Engineer

Precision Recruitment UK Ltd
23 Apr 2019
26 Apr 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Lift Engineer - Service, Repair & Call-Out

Lift Industry


Commutable from: Manchester, Stockport, Warrington, Bolton, Wigan, St.Helens, Liverpool

Reporting to: Service Manager

Salary: £28,000 - £34,000 (Depending on Experience) + Call-out + Benefits

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

The Role:

To ensure that lift breakdowns are responded to and services are carried out efficiently on various sites on your assigned route whilst providing a high quality of customer service. Attend all breakdowns within contractual time frames, ensuring that all maintenance is carried out in a professional, competent and timely manner. To take responsibility for any paired mate to instruct on a technical level, maintain and Health & Safety best practices.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Professionally answer all lift queries to the relevant site representatives.

  • Relay all paperwork (e.g. timesheets, report sheets) accurately and timely to the Service Department, returning completed and signed works electronically.

  • Advise the Service Manager of daily activities & keep them updated

with current field based issues.

  • Liaise with on-site lift inspectors on all ongoing job-related matters including technical

issues and outstanding works.

  • Carry out Service and Maintenance when required to do so.

  • Demonstrate fault finding skills and knowledge of various types of lift equipment.

  • Provide completed repairs on breakdowns with a minimum number of callbacks.

  • Follow lift manuals and diagrams accurately when necessary.

  • Adhere to quality assurance; health and safety and environmental standards

  • Complete service, repair and breakdown report accurately when required.

  • Be able to maintain and balance the accuracy of lift services, repairs and breakdowns.

The Candidate:

  • NVQ 3 or equivalent in Lift Engineering

  • Minimum of 5 years of experience working on a variety of lift equipment.

  • Possess practical skills preferably from a lift engineering background

  • Ability to follow lift manuals and diagrams and to adhere to health and safety requirements

  • Confidence to professionally handle sensitive situations

  • Ability to communicate clearly and concisely with a variety of people, able to work under pressure with honesty and integrity


  • Company Pension

  • All expenses paid

  • 20 days paid holiday

  • All power tools and hand tools provided

  • Company training scheme

  • Overtime available.

Interested in this Lift Engineer - Service, repair, call-out - reference Job I.D - 50342 Get in touch today!

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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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