Lifting Engineer

Recruiter
Speedy Asset Services Ltd
Location
Darlaston
Posted
30 Aug 2017
Closes
23 Oct 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Full Time

What makes Lloyds British Testing - A Speedy Businesssuch asuccessful Company?

It's a question a lot of our rivals are asking. In truth there is no simple answer. We have gained our International industry leading reputation through an evolutionary process, acquiring invaluable knowledge and practical know-how for over 200 years. Lloyds British Testing current operation was created in 1812 and for over 200 years the name Lloyds British has been synonymous with the very best in lifting equipment engineering. Today Lloyds British operates as one of Speedy Service's divisions,from a number of locations acrossthe UK providing services to a wide range of clients.

Package description

Competitive salary plus 2% pension, overtime, 21 days holiday rising to 26 days after 1 yearplus bank holidays, bonus, life assurance and our fantastic salary extras scheme that offers cycle to work, child care vouchers and various other fantastic benefits along with our great staff discounts.

Main responsibilities

Asa Lifting Engineer within Lloyds British you should be competent and capable to carry out inspection,adjustment and maintenance of mechanical and electrical aspects of lifting and handling equipment. You will compile reports and present and discuss with the customer your findingsand be aware of and able to discuss with the customer all aspects/product groups of Lloyds British Testing.

As a lifting engineer you will have the ability to carry out fault finding procedures, recognise the defective items, carry out the necessary repairs effectively and restore the equipment to a safe working condition. You'll also have the capability when designated to organise, progress and carryout major installations.

Ideal candidate
  • Experienced working within a testing environment
  • Experience of using heavy lifting gear or with a strong mechanical engineering background
  • Have good communication skills and experience of working within a customer site
  • Good time management skills
  • Driving licence
  • Be a strongambassador for the company
  • LEEA Qualification would be advantageous
About the company

Speedy are the leading provider of hire products and supporting services to the construction, industrial and infrastructure sectors. We have a network of over 200 depots across the UK and Ireland, and over 3000 people who offer a nationwide service and look after the largest hire fleet in the market.

We also lead in health, safety and sustainability. We are the safest hire provider, based on accident and industry rates, and have the lowest carbon footprint in the industry. Our hire fleet also includes an increasing range of green option products, helping our customers improve their energy efficiency and reduce their environmental impact.

Our vision is to become the best in our sector to do business with and the best to work for!