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Installation, Service & Repair Engineer (Knutsford-based + travel) Ref. TGJOB028

Posted: 17th July 2023

Terry Lifts is pleased to offer an exciting job opportunity for an experienced home lift / platform Installation, Service & Repair Engineer.  The successful applicant must reside in Cheshire.  Role includes travel, primarily within two hours of Knutsford.  Experience and driving licence essential.  Essential and desirable skills required.  Competitive salary.

The Role

A vacancy for an experienced Homelift / Platform Installation, S&R Engineer has become available to support to 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 a 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 unnoticed

In return, you can expect a competitive package including a company pension and annual pay increases. You will be put on a comprehensive training programme to bring you fully up to speed with the range of products manufactured and there are opportunities for career progression for hard working and enthusiastic members of the team

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

Applicants require the following:

Essential Skills Base

  • 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

The role includes travel and regular overtime, and applicants must be prepared to stay away from home where required

Installation engineers are to be included in the out of hours call out rota, which includes out of hours support and attendance as required during evenings, weekends and bank holidays where a comprehensive payment package is in place

A full driving license is required and a company vehicle will be provided for business use only

We offer:

  • Competitive salary
  • Career progression programme
  • Employer contribution pension scheme
  • 22 days holiday per year plus statutory bank holidays
  • Birthday day off
  • 2 years’ death in service benefit from first day of employment
  • Length of service is rewarded with additional days annual leave
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Wellbeing portal
  • Free eye test for DSE users
  • H&S training

Who we are:

Terry Group Ltd is a British engineering company with over 50 years’ experience in the design, manufacture and installation of lift solutions for private individuals, the public sector and industry in general. We pride ourselves on harnessing and developing talent, and the majority of our employees have enjoyed long and successful careers with us, in a variety of roles across the business.

How to apply for Installation, Service and Repair Engineer role:

For vacancy TGJOB0028 please complete an application form and an equality and diversity form.

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