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Lift Engineer - Major Works

£30000 - £40000 per annum Overtime & Bonuses

Lift Engineer Major Works

Lift Industry


Commutable from: Wembley, Twickenham, Enfield, Romford, Dartford, Bromley, Croydon

Reporting to: Major Works Operations Manager

Salary: £40,000 (Depending on Experience) Overtime Benefits

We welcome applications from talented Service Lift Engineers, Repair Lift Engineers, Call-Out Engineers, Modernisation Lift Engineers or Installation Engineers who have a valid Driving Licence and who live within a commutable distance of central London - we want to hear from you!

The Role:

If you are a qualified Lift Engineer to work within a Major Works Division. Ideally based a commutable distance from London (although other locations outside of London will be considered), you will be expected to go to where the work is.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Carry out lift modernisation work minor or major you will be considered

  • Control own jobs including the planning of project work

  • Work efficiently and in a safe manner in accordance with all Health and Safety guidelines.

  • Liaise directly with the customer whilst on site and build a good working relationship

  • In-depth knowledge of passenger lifts is essential

  • Demonstrate that you can apply lift engineering principles to installation and modernisation

  • Capable of ripping out a lift down to the guide rails then installing new drives, gears, control panels

The Candidate:

  • NVQ 3 or equivalent in Lift Engineering - Installation or Servicing

  • Minimum of 2 years experience working on passenger lifts

  • 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

  • 25 days paid holiday

  • All power tools and hand tools provided

  • Company training scheme

  • Overtime available.

  • Company vehicle car, van or truck

Interested? To apply for the Lift Engineer Major Works position (reference Job I.D - 52337) 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 or 07441390036

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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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