Lift Service Callout Engineer

Surrounding areas Hartlepool, Bishop Auckland, Middlesbrough, Whitby

Job description

Lift Maintenance / Callout Engineer Required

Pickerings Lifts is a national, well established, privately owned, independent, leading lift specialist with 170 years’ experience. Due to continued success and growth, we require a Lift Service Callout Engineers reporting from our North East Regional Office, route to cover Leeds and surrounding areas Hartlepool, Bishop Auckland, Middlesbrough, Whitby

The successful candidates will have experience working with all types of lifts and controller manufactures, as well as the ability to think critically and creatively. A qualification of NVQ3 is desirable.

The role will be best suited to engineers with a service and call out background with some minor repairs when required.

Main duties will include

  • 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.

What we offer

  • High earnings potential
  • Quarterly bonus
  • Generous callout/standby rate
  • 25 days holiday plus statutory bank holidays
  • Pension scheme
  • Sick pay
  • Flu Jab
  • Training & Development Investment
  • 40% off cinema tickets
  • Various gym discounts
  • Plus many more

Person Specification

  • Qualified to or above NVQ Level 3 (or equivalent) in a lift engineering discipline is desirable or willingness to undertake qualification.
  • Previous Lift experience essential.
  • Provide support to other engineers when needed.
  • 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 customer sites.
  • Some computer knowledge – as you will be required to use customer log on systems and company electronic devices.
  • To provide lift services and callouts as required in addition to some minor repairs. To carry out callout duties as part of the nightcall rota team.
  • Be able to work as a team.
  • Good communication skills are required.

Pickerings Lifts is an Equal Opportunities employer and positively welcomes suitable qualified and experienced applications from individuals irrespective of sex, race, gender, age, national origin, religion, religious belief, sexual orientation, or disablement. We are committed to diversity, equity and inclusion in the workplace. A copy of our Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Policy is available on request’ .

If you feel that you have the necessary skills to apply for this role, then we look forward to hearing from you.

If you are a motivated Lift Engineer with a passion for problem-solving and a strong technical background, we would love to hear from you. Apply today to join our dynamic team!

Prior to interview, please complete the application form and bring it along with you.