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Engineering Manager - Major Works

£45000 - £55000 per annum Commission, Bonus, Car

Engineering Manager - Major Works

Lift Industry


Commutable from: London or home counties

Reporting to: Major Works Director

Division: Lift Engineering

Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 (DOE) Commission Benefits

The Role:

You will be working with a team of engineers and closely with the Provincial Major Works Director to manage contracts and help to achieve financial plans for 2019 and beyond. You will be a confident individual with strong knowledge within both the major lift modernisation & installation with first-class organisational & planning skills. The role also requires technical, engineering and field management expertise and a collaborative can-do management style to work with our clients and employees.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Ensure project handovers are conducted ensuring sales conditions, tender & technical requirements are as specified & agreed.

  • Survey for installation of new projects.

  • Liaise with manufacturers, suppliers and fabricators on design, layouts and products information.

  • Secure labour with Project Managers.

  • Agree site programmes of work with clients.

  • Compile site specific CDM H&S plans

  • Attend pre-contract & pre-start meetings

  • Conduct contract/project handovers with project managers

  • Assist with contract application valuations, achieve approvals & payments.

  • Engineering support from project start-ups through to completions.

  • Work alongside project managers to achieve timely handovers with minimal controllable defects

  • Ensure handover of completed works to legislative standards.

  • Assist with compilation of O&M manuals

  • Installation & modernisation audits.


-Zero time lost accidents

-Complete jobs at est.cost plus 5% or better

-On-time completion

-100% collection of invoices

-No customer complaints

-120% & 100% billings & cash coverage respectively

The Candidate:

  • NVQ qualification in Passenger Lifts.

  • Knowledge of construction sites and building process.

  • A sound understanding of Lifts Directives and Building Standards.

Benefits include:

  • Commission

  • Company car

  • Fuel card.

  • Pension

  • Holiday 25 days

  • Life Assurance

Interested? To apply for the Lift Engineering Manager - Major Works position (reference Job I.D 52787) here are your two options:

  1. "This is the job for me! When can I start? Call now and let's talk through your experience

Ask for Ben Marmon on 01162545411 between 8am - 5pm or drop me an email on - I will get back to you ASAP.

2. "I think I'm right for this position, but I'm not sure I have enough to get an interview" - Click "apply now" so I can read your CV and let you know

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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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