Crane/Hoist Field Service Engineer

Accord Management Services
09 Nov 2018
10 Dec 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Engineers within the following competencies: Crane, Lifting Gear, Hoist, Field Service, Electro Mechanical, Heavy Equipment.


Lifting gear, gantry cranes, hoists, dockside cranes, insurance inspections, cradles, fall arrestors, eye bolt testing, lifting tackle inspecting, wire rope replacements, insurance inspections.

SALARY: £23,000 - £33,000 basic, with overtime and vehicle, prospects, some overseas travel, prospect to supervising positions.

LOCATION: Covering the South East


Do you have good electro mechanical engineering experience with a minimum City & Guilds in electrical Engineering. YOU MUST be qualified to LEEA Levels and have a good head for heights. You must have worked on lifting, hoisting equipment, dockside cranes, cradles, safety wires, fall arrestors, eye bolt testing, lifting equipment testing, lifting tackle, wire rope replacement, insurance inspections and gantry cranes, preferably having completing 6 months and annual safety inspection on cranes.

The business is a medium sized well run, efficient company with a good attitude to the engineers. Your boss has come up from the tools and understands the difficulty and pressure of the filed based role.

They have been awarded a new contract guaranteed for at least 5 years which is going to stretch their team too thin, which is where you come in! The Company maintain, complete regular safety inspections, load test and breakdown repairs mainly on overhead gantry cranes. However, these do range from the largest dockside cranes to single man hoists, most of the work will be in the South, South East. However, they have significant contacts across the Mediterranean so some overseas work is a probability.

You need to have worked on dockside cranes, gantry cranes, hoist, single point lifting gear, mobile cranes, or tower cranes with a mechanical bias, a positive attitude to work are the important factors, as well as being physically fit.

The role will have training courses from Day 1 including Health and Safety products and general engineering, with a view to promoting you into a Supervisor role in the medium term.

Contact: In the first instance please contact Derrick Armstrong


All vacancies advertised are based in the UK. It is unlawful to employ a person who does not have permission to live and work in the UK and we will therefore only consider applications from candidates who are eligible to work in the EU.

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