Careers in motion

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

Find out more about our apprenticeships.

Route/Service Engineer Loading Systems


Loading Systems South

Reporting to:

Regional Manager

Responsible for:

Undertaking and managing efficiently, a loading systems maintenance route within a defined geographical area.

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 & 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 & Safety at all times.

Person specification:

  • Full driving license is essential
  • Willingness to undertake ongoing Health & Safety training as directed by the Company’s QHSE Dept, 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 & 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 & H&S training.

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

Lift Service / Call-out Engineer – Route Hounslow, Ealing, Acton and Hammersmith area

Main duties:

  • Service, call-outs and minor repairs to lifts
  • Route will be in around the Hounslow, Ealing, Acton and Hammersmith area
  • Nightcall as per rota requirements

Person specification:

  • Qualified to or above NVQ Level 3 (or equivalent) in a lift engineering discipline
  • Provide support for other engineers working in the surrounding areas for London South
  • Be self-motivated, have great customer service skills and have the ability to show a high standard of workmanship whilst working under minimum supervision
  • Must hold a valid driving licence
  • DBS Checks will be carried out due to the nature of some of our sites
  • Some computer knowledge – as you will be required to use customer log on systems and company tablets
  • To provide lift services and call-outs as required in addition to some minor repairs
  • To carry out call-out duties as part of the nightcall rota team
  • Be able to work as a team
  • Good communication skills are required

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

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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

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

T:+44 (0) 1642 607161
F:+44 (0) 1642 677638

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