Service Engineer
Central London

Job reference: 000648

Location: Central London

Closing date: 28/01/2022

Employment type: Permanent

Employee Recruitment Referral: Not specified

Division: Maintenance and Repairs

Hours per week: 39

An opportunity has arisen for an experienced Stairlift Service Engineer to join our Orpington Service Branch, covering a route across Central London. 

We are looking for engineers who have working knowledge within the Lift Industry or have a mechanical or electrical background.  Engineers must have a smart appearance, be self-motivated, enthusiastic and have the ability to demonstrate a high standard of workmanship, whilst working with a minimum of supervision,

Although based in Orpington and covering a Service route throughout London, engineers will be required to travel and participate in an out of hours call out rota 1 in 4. Therefore, a full driving licence is essential.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Servicing and Repairs of Stairlifts and Goods Lifts and completing minor repairs
  • Attend maintenance and call out visits on stairlifts, some of which may not be Stannah products
  • Participate in our 24 hr call out rota covering the whole of our central region
  • You will be expected to manage your own service route with the minimum of supervision, in line with service productivity targets

Minimum Requirements/Qualifications:

  • NVQ 2 or above in Platform Lifts is desirable
  • NVQ at appropriate level within Mechanical or Electrical engineering  

​​​​​​​Company Information:

Stannah is a British family owned company, who provide elevators, escalators and moving walkways and manufacture stairlifts and platform lifts, we offer repairs and servicing 24 hours a day 365 days a year.  The family is now in their fifth generation and play a hands-on role in running the business, ensuring the family ethos and values are maintained. Our salaries, benefits packages and supportive working environments attract the best people who strive to offer quality and dedication within their work. 

We are a company who are pioneers of forward thinking, we never forget that vital to our success are the amazing people who work for us and the commitment we have to our customers. We have carefully selected the following benefits which complement our employees’ lifestyles.

Benefits Include:

  • Competitive Salary, paid on a monthly basis
  • Bonus Scheme, based on Group Company profits, which is paid quarterly
  • 25 days holiday, plus bank holidays, with the option to purchase an additional 5 days
  • Pension Scheme, matched contribution/salary sacrifice
  • SimplyHealth Cash Plan which allows you to claim towards health costs such as dental and optical as well as physiotherapy, chiropody and flu vaccinations
  • Life Assurance Scheme 
  • Long Service award scheme, with additional holiday benefit  
  • Company Benefits Discount and Rewards Scheme which includes shop discounts,  hotel discounts, days out and more
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Company Sick Pay
  • Enhanced maternity and paternity provision


The closing date for this job has now passed.