Lifting Engineer

Location Birmingham
Discipline: Tool Hire, Accommodation, Builders Merchants, Lifting & Handling, Non Mechanical, Construction Plant, Capital Equipment
Associated job titles: Engineer, Engineer Mechanic
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + Package + training
Contact name: Charlie Horton

Contact email:
Contact phone: 01933 667225
Job ref: 39070a
Published: 8 days ago

Lifting Engineer - £40k - £50,000 Package + Progression opportunities, Training Courses, work away from home, travel and see the world! Get paid for guaranteed overtime at time and a half + double time, on call, nights away, travel allowance, dinner and lunches allowance. Also Hotel pay for national / international travel. Company Van, Fuel card, Laptop, Mobile, 25 days holiday + BH after 1 year. This role could take you across the UK & Europe as could work in the future in the EMEA. Full-time permanent role no contracts.

The Lifting Engineer Job Role: Will include a mix of Electrical & mechanical work, .

  • As the Lifting Engineer, travel the UK on a regular basis. 
  • Mixture of testing and inspection and working to electrical drawings/schematics and diagrams 
  • LOLAR Examination of lifting equipment. 
  • Working on prestigious buildings and high-value construction projects across the capital initially
  • Attend site breakdowns during the working day and whilst on-call adhering to service contracts

To be Successful:

  • CSCS card would be an advantage
  • Previous job roles may include Lifting gear technician, Lifting and Handling fitter, Electrical Engineer, Lifting engineer 
  • You will have previous experience installing, repairing, maintaining and servicing lifting equipment within construction lifts
  • Ideally, you will drive as this will aid your development in the role, promotions are mapped out in 2020 as more new recruits join 

Benefits for the Lifting Engineer:

  • Loads of Overtime available - gaurneteed 
  • Paid for nights away including meals 
  • Travel
  • 20 days holiday, 2nd year jumps to 25 days
  • You are paid door to door daily so overtime is frequent with extra hours at weekends up to double time
  • Pension scheme equal to 8%.

 You can call, email or find me on LinkedIn to apply or learn more about other roles: 01933 667223.