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Lift Engineer - Breakdown, Repairs & Call-out

£32000 - £38000 per annum Overtime & Call-Out & Expenses

Lift Engineer - Breakdown, Repairs & Callout

Lift Industry

North West

Commutable from: Manchester, Stoke-on-Trent, Birmingham, Stockport, Macclesfield

Reporting to: Service Manager

Salary: £38,000 (Depending on Experience) Call-out Benefits

If you are a proven Lift Engineer, Lift Repair Engineer, Lift Service Engineer, Service Call-Out Engineer, Lift & Escalator Engineer, Senior Engineer, Lift Technician - we want to hear from you!

The Role:

To ensure that lift breakdowns are responded to efficiently on various sites on your assigned route whilst providing a high quality of customer service. Attend all breakdowns within contractual time frames, ensuring that all repairs are carried out in a professional, competent and timely manner. To take responsibility for any paired mate to instruct on a technical level, maintain and Health & Safety best practices. The basic salary you start on will depend on experience if you are keen to study your NVQ 4 qualification this company will fully support this career development.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Advise the Repairs Manager of daily activities & update with current field based issues

  • Liaise with on-site lift inspectors on all job-related matters including technical outstanding works

  • Carry out breakdowns, repairs and call-out when required to do so

  • Demonstrate fault finding skills and knowledge of various types of lift equipment.

  • Provide completed repairs on breakdowns with a minimum number of callbacks.

  • Follow lift manuals and diagrams accurately when necessary.

  • Adhere to quality assurance; health and safety and environmental standards

  • Complete repair and breakdown report accurately when required.

  • Be able to maintain and balance the accuracy of lift services, repairs and breakdowns.

The Candidate:

  • NVQ 3 or equivalent in Lift Engineering

  • Minimum of 5 years of experience working on a variety of lift equipment.

  • 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 position Breakdowns & Repairs (Job I.D - 50701) 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 - 01162545411 or 07441390036

8am - 5pm 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 are 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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