Workshop Engineer - Lifting Equipment

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Job Type
Permanent/Full Time
Date Posted
4th December 2017

Job Description

Workshop Engineer – Lifting Equipment

Salary: Negotiable, dependent upon experience + profit related bonus
Benefits – Childcare vouchers, Bike to work scheme, Pension Scheme & Eye care Vouchers
Location: Manchester, M17 1SD
Start Date: Immediate start available
Hours of Work – Monday – Friday 7:30am – 5:30pm, must be available to work overtime when required, this could include Saturdays

Lifting Gear UK are looking for an enthusiastic, self-motivated individual with a flexible attitude.  The individual will work closely with the Regional Service Manager carrying out examination and testing of Lifting Equipment

Duties & Responsibilities
  • Carrying out Inspection, Service, Repair and Testing of Lifting Equipment in accordance with LOLER regulations
  • Repair of various Lifting Equipment will include but not limited to Chain Slings, Electrical Chain hoists, Pull lifts, Genies, Tirfors, Hydraulic Jacking Equipment
  • Ensure that repair orders are processed according to the established guidelines and that work is completed to schedule.
  • To maintain high standards of housekeeping within the workshop and maintain a safe working environment
Requirements of the Workshop Engineer
  • Previous experience  is essential
  • Evidence of technical training relevant to position
  • Ability to work under pressure, set deadlines and prioritise tasks
  • LEEA qualifications preferred but not essential
Lifting Gear UK Limited is a rapidly expanding and successful business specialising in the supply of equipment for various different applications relating to Lifting & Handling. Our service that we offer includes the Hire, Sale, Repair, Inspection, Testing and Design & Fabrication of most types of lifting related equipment on a regional, national & international level.

The company operates from 10 strategically placed branch locations those being Preston, Manchester, Liverpool, Leeds, West London, East London, Glasgow, Birmingham, Middlesbrough and Bridgwater that employs around 90 full time staff between its sites. We also have a Lifting Projects division based in Preston, which specialises in Heavy Lifting Equipment, Contract Lifting and Bespoke Fabrication. Lifting Gear UK started in 2007 and shows sustainable growth year on year

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