Allied Trades Trainee Lift Engineer | Covering Midlands Area
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Allied Trades Trainee Lift Engineer | Covering Midlands Area

Allied Trades Trainee Lift Engineer | Covering Midlands Area

Covering the Midlands area: Shrewsbury, Llandrindad Wells, Telford, Walsall, Hereford, Dudley, Worcester, Gloucester, Birmingham, Coventry/Warwick, Oxford, Northampton & Milton Keynes – Bedford/ Cranfield

Overall Function:

Undertake duties as requested by the Lead Engineer and Line Manager in order to efficiently assist a Maintenance Engineer and become competent at effectively maintaining and repairing lifts within a defined geographical area.

Main duties:

  • Undertake repair and maintenance duties as directed by the Lead Engineer
  • To become proficient in the maintenance and repair of all types of goods, passenger and service lifts
  • Assist with completing maintenance schedules in accordance with agreed Service Contracts
  • Once trained and the Regional Manager deems it appropriate, 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 Lead Engineers as and when directed
  • To liaise with customers as and when directed by the Lead Engineer

Person Specification:

  • Willingness to follow instruction and take direction from the Lead Engineer to ensure safe working practice
  • Customer focused with the ability to maintain a professional attitude at all times
  • Excellent communication skills both written and oral
  • Good organisation skills and ability to prioritise tasks
  • Self-motivated to study NVQ Level 3 (mandatory training) and other industry specific qualifications
  • Hold a full clean driving licence and be willing to travel


  • Previous mechanical/electrical experience and/or a relevant engineering or electrical qualification desirable
  • Experience gained in an allied trade

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.


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