Apprentice Homelift Installation Engineer

Job reference: 000718

Location: Andover

Closing date: 31/01/2022

Employment type: Permanent

Division: Sales and Installations

Hours per week: 39

The Stannah Homelift is a lift in a domestic environment that travels vertically between two floors on a self-supporting structure driven by a hydraulic pump. A lift in the home can help take the strain off, so that moving things around or simply getting up and downstairs is effortless, giving our customers the freedom to stay in the home that they love.

The purpose of the apprenticeship scheme is to undertake and achieve our apprenticeship training programme within the approved timeframe for the qualification. This includes both practical training and on the job learning. You will spend time with other departments to learn and appreciate the entire customer journey. As you progress through the programme, you will have the opportunity to demonstrate the knowledge, skills and behaviours that you will gain from working closely with our experienced installation engineers. You may be expected to attend our training centre and other locations, to complete your training.

The training programme and your development within the role will enable you to safely and competently carry out the installation and removal of Homelift products, whilst supporting the effective delivery and achievement of Business and Departmental Objectives.

Due to working within our customer’s homes installers mate will require a DBS check which the company will provide.  

A vehicle is provided with the position therefore a valid full driving licence is essential. 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Carry out the installation and removal of Homelift products
  • Attend training sessions / learning events as part of the apprenticeship
  • Work towards completing an NVQ qualification
  • Develop an understanding of Homelift specifications and installations

Minimum Requirements/Qualifications:

  • To be considered for a Lift Engineering Apprenticeship you must have achieved a minimum of GCSE Grade 4 - 9 (A-C) passes in Maths and English as a minimum, and a Science or Engineering subject is also preferred.

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
  • Company Vehicle