Lifting Engineer

  • Vacancy Title
  • Lifting Engineer
  • Location
  • Newport, United Kingdom
  • Company
  • Speedy Services
  • Closing Date
  • 31/07/2022
  • Job Description
  • Summary

    Is work life balance important to you? Do you want an extra day off every other week to spend time doing what you want to do? This location is currently participating in a flexible working trial working 84 hours (average 42 hours per week) over 9 working days instead of 10 on a Monday to Friday basis only.

    Speedy are the UK’s leading hire provider with the widest range of tools, specialist hire equipment, plant and support services – everything for every job!

    Lifting Engineer - Newport - Monday to Friday - 42hrs 

    As a depot-based Lifting Engineer in our busy workshop, you will have overall responsibility for the testing, maintenance and repair of our lifting hire equipment.

    You will play a key role in the customer journey ensuring that they are at the heart of everything we do.  You may also be required to attend customer sites to undertake breakdowns and servicing for equipment on long-term customer contracts. 

    We have strong teams and great working relationships and we want you to be part of this fantastic story.

    What you’ll need:

    • Excellent knowledge of hydraulics and mechanical equipment
    • Ensure that high standards of health and safety in the workplace are maintained
    • Driving licence
    • Able to work on your own or in a team
    • A great work ethic
    • Able to think on your feet

    What we offer:

    • 26 days holiday (plus bank holidays)
    • Discretionary bonus scheme
    • Life assurance
    • Pension Scheme
    • 95% discount on our products
    • Plus other Salary Extras/Discounts

    Our Career Line of Sight programme will ensure you receive the training and support to help you be the best that you can be in your role and will encourage you to pursue your career aspirations.  

    Please be aware Speedy reserves the right to close our vacancies earlier than the listed date if we have received a high level of applications. We would recommend that if you wish to be considered that you complete the application as promptly as possible.

    Please be aware that some roles within The Speedy Group UK&I may require a DBS, Credit or Security Clearance Check. The Speedy Group is an equal opportunity employer where we embrace diversity in all of its forms and fostering an inclusive environment for all people to do the best work of their lives with us. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, family or parental status, national origin, veteran, neurodiversity status or disability status. All roles within The Speedy Group require proof of right to work in the UK by the start of employment.