Lift Repair Manager

  • by Armstrong Evans
  • Location Gateshead, Tyne and Wear, UK
  • Salary £35,000 - £40,000 / year
  • 82 days ago
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Job Description:

An exciting opportunity for an experience Service or Repair Manager in the North East to join my client, an industry leader within the lift, stairlift & escalator field of engineering. 

The company is a manufacturer of lifts, stairlifts, cranes and hoists, founded in 1867 and still operating as a close-knit, family style business. They offer great career progression, competitive basic salaries and a fantastic package of benefits and company perks. 

The role for the Repair Manager will involve: 

  • Managing the field workforce in the areas of health & safety, quality, productivity and customer service. 
  • Developing and maintaining an appropriate level of technical knowledge of the products on the maintenance portfolio.
  • Ensuring that the field repair and service team have the necessary technical knowledge.
  • Identifying the training needs for yourself and the teams and that you ensure that these needs are fulfilled.
  • Ensuring the effectiveness of Personal Focus and Performance Reviews, as an aid to this.  
  • Reviewing any product related information, such as PDN’s, Safety Notices, Retrofit Instructions etc. and ensure that these are communicated to the team effectively and that they are complied with. 
  • Ensuring that your team contributes to the achievement of budgets and business objectives.
  • Develop, agree and implement plans to address matters of issues, risks and opportunities which might impact on the business
  • Managing the organisation and procurement of sub-contract labour. 

The successful individual for the role of the Repair Manager will have:

  • IOSH Managing Safely
  • NVQ 3/NVQ 4 in Lift Engineering
  • Previous experience in a management or supervisory based role within the lift, escalator or stairlift industry. 

The benefits: 

  • Competitive salary, dependent on experience
  • A share in company earnings. 
  • Childcare Voucher
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Simply Health Cash Plan
  • Contributory Pension Scheme
  • 25 Days Annual Leave & Bank Holidays
  • Excellent training and progression plan scheme 

If you feel you have the appropriate skills and experience, and would be interested in an opportunity within a great, industry leader, please apply below. 

  • Job Type Permanent, Full Time
  • Work Authorisation United Kingdom
  • Industry Sector Electronics