Lifting Examiner - MEP Hire

  • Vacancy Title
  • Lifting Examiner - MEP Hire
  • Company
  • Vp plc
  • Division
  • MEP Hire
  • Location
  • Central - East and West Midlands
  • Closing Date
  • 02/06/2022
  • Job Description
  • We are looking to appoint a Lifting Examiner to join the team. Visiting our MEP branches and customer sites you will offering thorough examinations of fleeted low level access machines and lifting equipment in line with LOLER and PUWER regulations.

    This role is home-based, covering the Central and East and West Midlands regions, ensuring the equipment quality reaches the required standard across the board.

    Our ideal candidate will have experience of low level access machines, general lifting and material handling equipment, preferably gained within a similar industry. You will have excellent communication skills and have the ability to build strong relationships with customers and colleagues alike.

    You will demonstrate an organised and logical approach to work from day one coupled with a flexibility to undertake frequent travel and some overnight stays. A full UK driver’s license is essential for this role.

    Skills & experience required


    • NVQ Level 2 in plant maintenance or thorough examination – Desirable
    • IPAF CAP qualification - Desirable
    • LEEA (or similar) qualifications – Preferable
    • Willingness to complete LEEA certification essential if not already holding the Entrance examination
    • IPAF operators card; category 3a – Preferable
    • Practical knowledge/experience of low level access machines and material handling equipment – Essential
    • Valid full UK driving licence – Essential