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At Pickerings Lifts, we are proud to have people who we believe to be the best at what they do in our industry. If you have the talent and enthusiasm to join us, we would love to hear from you.

Why work at Pickerings Lifts? The company benefits we offer…

  • 25 days holiday, plus bank holidays
  • Reimbursement towards sight tests
  • Online company discount benefit site, including high street shopping, gyms and leisure
  • Employee assistance programme, offering health and well-being support
  • Free annual flu jab
  • Company contribution towards staff festive events
  • Quarterly staff awards
  • A dedicated training and development programme as well as opportunities to gain qualifications
  • Recruitment bonus
  • An opportunity to work with a hard-working, highly-skilled and dedicated team of people across the country

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Find out more about our apprenticeships.

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Operations Manager | London North
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Operations Manager | London North


Responsible for:

Oversee day to day running of repair team in order to deliver an efficient and effective lift repair service to clients.


Main duties:

  • Process orders, including control of stage payments
  • Carry out site inspections including scope of work, details of specifications, identification of parts required and programming of all works
  • Order parts to budget and ensure delivery to timescale Maintain stock control
  • Liaise with customers to ensure client satisfaction and manage customer expectations
  • Supervise a team of engineers, labourers and subcontractors
  • Motivate team to meet regional targets
  • Monitor workload ensuring completion of jobs to timescale
  • Process time-sheets
  • Record and report on job closures and costings
  • Report on monthly completion figures
  • Generate client quotations
  • Maximise and generate repair sales

Person specification:

  • Previous supervisory experience
  • Qualified / time served
  • Lift Engineer IT skills (Microsoft)
  • Full driving licence

In addition to the above, the post-holder will also be required to undertake additional duties as appropriate to the nature and level of the role.


Interested?

Send your CV, and covering letter to jobs@pickeringslifts.co.uk or upload to our contact form

Apply here

Lift Service & Call-Out Engineer | Covering Harrow, Wembley, Ruislip, Hendon, Colindale, Brent Cross and Edgware.
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Lift Service & Call-Out Engineer | Covering Harrow, Wembley, Ruislip, Hendon, Colindale, Brent Cross and Edgware.


Responsible for:

Undertaking lift maintenance and minor lift repairs across the given route including out of hours responsibilities. Engineer will cover; Harrow, Wembley, Ruislip, Hendon, Colindale, Brent Cross and Edgware.


Main duties:

  • Carry out routine servicing, call outs and minor repairs, within a service route area, on all types of electrical and hydraulic goods, passenger and service lifts
  • To complete maintenance schedules in accordance with agreed Service Contracts
  • Complete worksheets using company and customer systems
  • Participate in an out of hours on-call rota
  • Conform to and utilise best practice within Health and Safety at all times

Person specification:

  • To be customer focused with the ability to maintain a professional attitude at all times
  • To provide good organisational skills and to prioritise required tasks
  • To self-motivate and attend company training as available
  • Hold a full clean driving licence and be willing to travel

Qualifications/Experience:

  • Minimum 5 years lift industry experience is essential
  • Ideally qualified to or above NVQ3 in Engineering Maintenance (Lift Servicing) or J-Modules or Apprenticeship
  • Willingness to carry out training
  • Training will be provided to meet the industry requirements
  • Evidence of any previous lift related qualifications certificates and/or any mechanical/electrical experience and/or a relevant engineering or electrical qualifications must be provided

In addition to the above, the post-holder will also be required to undertake additional duties as appropriate to the nature and level of the role.


Interested?

Send your CV, and covering letter to jobs@pickeringslifts.co.uk or upload to our contact form

Apply here

Lift Repair & Call-Out Engineer | London North
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Lift Repair & Call-Out Engineer | London North

 

Responsible for:

Lift Maintenance and Repair covering London North area.


Main duties:

  • Undertake repair duties and call-outs
  • From minor repairs to full lift upgrades, including controller/rewire, door operators, valve blocks, complete hydraulic tank replacement etc.
  • To carry out the maintenance and repair of all types of goods, passenger and service lifts
  • To report service / repair requirements / defects to encourage improvements in lift equipment and safety
  • To work with Field Engineers on supplementary test
  • To actively participate in an on-call rota within the defined geographical area
  • Conform to and utilise best practice within Health and Safety at all times
  • To work with various Engineers and Trainee Engineers as and when directed
  • To liaise with customers as and when required

Person specification:

  • To follow company instruction and directions to ensure safe working practice
  • To be customer focused with the ability to maintain a professional attitude at all times
  • To communicate using company systems and devices (tablet and phone)
  • To provide good organisational skills and to prioritise required tasks
  • To self-motivate and attend company training as available
  • Hold a full clean driving licence and be willing to travel

Qualifications/Experience:

  • Qualified to or above NVQ3 (or equivalent) in a lift engineering discipline
  • To provide the company copies of any previous lift related qualifications certificates and/or any mechanical/electrical experience and/or a relevant engineering or electrical qualifications

In addition to the above, the post-holder will also be required to undertake additional duties as appropriate to the nature and level of the role.


Interested?

Send your CV, and covering letter to jobs@pickeringslifts.co.uk

Loading Systems Route Engineer | Route North London, covering Northampton & Milton Keynes
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Loading Systems Route Engineer | Route North London, covering Northampton & Milton Keynes

 

Responsible for:

Undertaking and managing efficiently, a loading systems maintenance route North London, covering Northampton and Milton Keynes.


Main duties:

  • To be proficient in carrying out service and call-out/repairs on loading systems equipment including Industrial doors, dock levellers (mechanical & hydraulic), scissor lifts and vehicle restraints
  • Follow all service check sheets, on completion of service compile detailed report for any additional work to be carried out
  • Complete maintenance schedules in accordance with agreed service contracts
  • Undertake minor repair duties, as directed
  • Actively participate in an on-call rota within the region
  • Conform to and utilise best practice within health and safety at all times

Person specification:

  • Full driving licence is essential
  • Willingness to undertake ongoing health and safety training as directed by the Company’s QHSE Department, keeping up-to-date with the latest health and safety guidelines and training
  • Possess excellent communication skills both written and oral
  • Possess industry recognised qualifications and training to demonstrate competency including; IPAF, PASMA, NVQ 2 in Loading Bay Equipment
  • Relevant experience and or qualifications in an allied trade
  • Willingness to undertake competency, product and health and safety training

In addition to the above, the post-holder will also be required to undertake additional duties as appropriate to the nature and level of the role.


Interested?

Send your CV, and covering letter to jobs@pickeringslifts.co.uk

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We have such dedicated, helpful and skilled staff it is a pleasure to meet them through various company employee engagement and training initiatives.

Rachel Swales
HEAD OFFICE:

Pickerings Europe Ltd
Globe Elevator Works
P.O. Box 19
Stockton on Tees
Cleveland
TS20 2AD

T:+44 (0) 1642 607161
F:+44 (0) 1642 677638
E:contact@pickeringslifts.co.uk

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