Lift Engineer

£36000 - £40000 per annum

Job description

Morgan Hunt currently require a Lift Engineer for Lift Consultancy based in South Coast on a Permanent basis

Salary Range : £36k - £40k per year

Hours: 07:30am to 16:30pm

Location: South Coast - Portsmouth, Southampton, Guildford or surrounding areas.

Lift Engineer

Reporting to



Various sites - Nationwide

Salary range

£36k - 40k per annum


7.30am - 4.30pm

Job purpose

To service and maintain lifting equipment to an excellent standard

Key tasks

  • Insurance inspections - Attending sites, examining a wide
    variety of lifting equipment and issuing reports to clients

  • Condition surveys - Surveying existing plant to provide a
    report upon the incumbent service provider's service delivery, compliance with current Health & Safety Legislation, Disability Discrimination Act compliance and short/medium/long term
    comments in respect to lift cycle analysis of the plant. Provide an overview report of possible options for either refurbishment of existing installation of possible replacement with a new pre-engineered modular design solution

  • Equipment audits - Carry out visual surveys of existing installations to 'benchmark' the installation against our in-house predetermined 'quality' expectations and produce reports

  • Maintenance audits - Providing professional advice on the
    incumbent service provider as to their overall performance and service delivery and produce reports

  • Travelling independently to attend customer sites/premises as required

  • Maintaining an up-to-date knowledge of products and full range of accessories

  • Completing test certificates and associated paperwork in a timely and accurate manner

  • Abide by Health & Safety regulations at all times

  • To work in a manner that is methodical, efficient, considerate and respectful to clients at all times - providing excellent customer service

  • Carry out other reasonable duties as deemed necessary by the Senior Associate

Key results


  1. Excellent customer/client experience
  2. Maintenance / inspections / repairs carried out efficiently, safely and accurately in a cost-effective manner
  3. Accurate records maintained

Person specification


Assessment method

Qualified (or equivalent experience) to at least NVQ 3 - Lift Engineering

Proven experience of carrying out service/maintenance lift inspections

Experience of independently diagnosing / repairing a variety of lifts

Experience working autonomously in a customer facing role

Good written and spoken English

Excellent understanding of current Health & Safety procedures and standards applicable to the job role


CV / interview

CV / interview

CV / Cover note

CV / interview



Full UK Driving licence

Up to date knowledge of a range of products and full range of accessories



Morgan Hunt is a multi-award-winning recruitment business for interim, contract and temporary recruitment and acts as an Employment Agency in relation to permanent vacancies. Morgan Hunt is an equal opportunities employer. Job suitability is assessed on merit in accordance with the individual's skills, qualifications and abilities to perform the relevant duties required in a particular role.


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