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Lift Technical Manager

£40000 - £60000 per annum Overtime & Expenses

Lift Technical Manager

Lift Industry

Nationwide opportunities

Commutable from: North West, Yorkshire, Scotland, Midlands, London

Reporting to: Technical Director & Installation Director

Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 Plus bonuses & overtime or £500 day rate

If you are a proven Lift Tester, Lift Tester & Commissioning Engineer, Electrical Engineer, Mechanical Engineer, Advanced Lift Engineer, Lift Technician, Elevator Technician, Technical Manager - we want to hear from you!

The role:

This role is more than being a Tester for passenger lifts. This role will encompass being a skilled Technician offering advice on site and over the phone. Plus testing in your designated geographical location. As a Technical Manager you will oversee the entire technical division ensuring that all technical fault finding and testing work is carried out effectively and efficiently by your team of engineers and subcontractors. You will be responsible for the performance of this lift division, the service level agreements agreed with your portfolio of clients and report directly to the board of directors. There are multiple opportunities Nationwide with this company and depending where you live will determine which role you apply for.

  • Making improvements to, and offering advice about, lifting operational procedures

  • Ensuring that lifting equipment works to its specification

  • Creating and carrying out test procedures for a variety of lifting equipment

  • Investigating problems and diagnosing and repairing faults

  • Troubleshooting on problematic lifts and completing technical repairs for on-site fault finding.

  • Supervising lift engineering and all technical staff adhering to health and safety standards at all times

  • Writing reports and documentation of all work completed accurately and on time

  • Providing technical support and training to other Lift Engineers

  • Taking ownership of your division.

  • Report to the Management Team at the Regional Office - work throughout the designated region.

  • A full driving licence is essential.

The Candidate:

  • NVQ 4 - Qualified

  • Engineering Electrical/Mechanical qualification

  • Minimum of 3 years of experience testing a variety of lift equipment.
  • Excellent Leadership, customer service, communication skills

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

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


  • Company Pension

  • All expenses paid including, fuel, parking
    25 days paid holiday

  • Company training scheme

  • Company car, van or truck provided if on the cards

Interested? To apply for the Lift Technical Manager (reference Job I.D 52997) 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 8 am - 5 pm or drop me an email on and 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

Precision is committed to keeping our candidates informed and offer a guaranteed response within 7 days when applying through the application system

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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