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Installation, Service and Repair Engineer (Cheshire)

Posted: 9th July 2024

Terry Group Ltd are now recruiting for the below role:

Job Title: Installation, Service and Repair Engineer (Cheshire)

Department: Installations

Report to: Technical Director

An employer you can trust

Terry Group Ltd are a British engineering company who have been working in the lift industry for more than 70 years. We design and manufacture our own lifts right here in Cheshire, and fit them in homes and public buildings across the country and beyond. We are proud to provide our customers with nothing less than the outstanding quality, safety and service they expect from a lift provider they can trust.

What you can expect from us

Each member of our team plays a big part in creating products and services that people around the world can trust, and we reflect that in our benefits. We offer ongoing product and personal development training and automatic enrolment into our pension scheme when you join us. You’ll also enjoy life insurance, 22 days’ holiday plus statutory bank holidays, additional annual leave based on length of service, a day off on your birthday and free regular eye tests for employees using a visual display unit.

About the role

A vacancy for an experienced Homelift / Platform Installation, S&R Engineer has become
available to support our ever increasing order book. Although the successful candidate
needs to reside in Cheshire, the role includes Installing and Maintaining our range of home
and platform lifts throughout the country, primarily within 2 hours of our head office in
Knutsford, Cheshire.

Most important is an open-mindedness, willingness to provide colleagues with the highest
levels of support and a genuine desire to assist a successful team in achieving an ever-
increasing demand for its products.

You will enjoy working within a challenging environment where ambition is rewarded and you
will be recognised for your contribution which to date, in your current role, may have gone

On-going support will be provided to ensure you maintain your skills base and always deliver
to the company’s high standards.

Your trusted responsibilities

  • To work away from home as requested to meet the needs of the business, occasionally at short notice
  • The Installation, service and repair the company’s products in a safe and competent Manner
  • Installation Engineers will be included in the out of hours call out rota, which includes out of hours support and attendance as required during evenings, weekend and bank holidays.
  • Ensure adequate precautions are taken and maintained to safeguard the customer, jobholder, other employees, and the public from any hazards connected with his work
  • Complete all paperwork required by the company in an accurate & timely manner
  • Carry out additional functions as requested by management
  • Carry out weekly maintenance checks of the company vehicles and report any defects as necessary
  • To keep the work areas clean and tidy at all times
  • Maintain the vehicle stocks to ensure we retain the necessary equipment to complete
  • all installations on time
  • Comply with all company policies & procedures, with particular reference to all Health & Safety policies.

Essential skills you’ll bring to the role:

  • Experience installing home lifts and / or non-enclosed platform lifts
  • Ability to use power tools and hand tools in a safe manner
  • Ability to use electrical test equipment
  • An understanding of Health and Safety in the workplace
  • A methodical approach to problem solving
  • Ability to deal with customers in a professional manner
  • Ability to overcome site problems and negotiate with builders on site
  • Good communication skills
  • Understanding of general building practices
  • NVQ Level 2 in Platform Lifts is desirable
  • CSCS card is desirable


Rewarding our people
As well as access to comprehensive and ongoing product and personal development training, you’ll enjoy a range of benefits including:

  • Competitive Salary depending upon experience
  • 22 days holiday per year, plus statutory bank holidays and birthday day off
  • Automatic enrolment into company pension scheme
  • 2 years salary death-in-service benefit from day one of employment
  • Additional holidays after 5 years’ service
  • Length of service is rewarded with additional days annual leave
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Wellbeing portal
  • Free eye test for DSE users

How to apply
For all advertised vacancies please complete an application form and an equality and diversity form.

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Please send the completed forms, along with any supporting documentation, to:


Postal Address:

HR Department
Terry Group Ltd
Longridge Trading Estate
WA16 8PR

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