Overhead Crane Engineer

Location
Newcastle upon Tyne
Salary
£33000 - £40000 per annum
Posted
05 Aug 2019
Closes
02 Sep 2019
Ref
00097221
Contact
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Sector
Engineering
Function
Operations
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
This is a forward thinking, family run lifting equipment engineering company with over 70 years industry experience. They have built a strong reputation within the industry over the years and that is built on the fantastic team they have.

More than half of the workforce has been with them more than 10 years, which indicates the positive working environment they have and the career and development opportunities afforded to the right candidates.

The overhead crane engineer role is challenging and varied position.

Responsibilities:
- You'll be carrying out statutory examination, maintenance and repair of clients overhead, gantry and jib cranes across all industries and manufacturers
- Root cause fault finding on client breakdowns, before supplying information to the office support team for quoting.
- Completing electrical and mechanical repairs as per requirements
- Submitting high quality paperwork covering a thorough analysis of completed works.
- Working as part of their install team on bespoke crane and gantry solutions

Skills & Experience:
- Experience in overhead crane service, installation and repair is essential for the role.
- They are seeking a candidate with an electrical bias (including a relevant qualification) but also a strong mechanical understanding.
- Must be flexible in approach to working hours due to industry requirements
- You will be professional, personable and take pride in your work.

Salary & Benefits:
- Up to £35000 basic depending on skills and experience, plus call out and extensive overtime opportunities
- Van
- Tablet
- 25 days holiday per annum
- Peoples pension contribution

Based from their Gateshead or Stockton office, you will work remotely on clients site throughout the week. Returning to the office to submit paperwork and collect parts.

Please note, due to high volume of applicants, if you have not had a reply within 10 days then your application was unsuccessful.