Lifting Engineer

Job Title: Lifting Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Exeter
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2019-04-11 00:00:00
Reference: SPD/TP/287987/8919
Contact Name: Anthony McGee
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 11, 2019 16:40

Job Description

We may have started small but we’ve always had big ideas. Since Speedy was established in 1977, We’ve grown into the UK’s leading hire business. Along the way we’ve won countless awards for innovation, safety and our commitment to training to name but a few. Our people are the heart of our business and it’s their commitment and professionalism that makes us the biggest and the best in the industry.

We deal with thousands of customers every year, providing them with a first class service and helping ensure they can successfully deliver their projects. And that’s where you come in

Package description

Competitive salary plus 2% pension, 21 holiday days rising to 26 after one year plus bank holidays, up to 10% Bonus, life assurance and our fantastic salary extras scheme that offers cycle to work, child care vouchers and various other fantastic benefits along with our great staff discounts

Main responsibilities

As a depot based lifting engineer in our exciting and busy workshops, you will provide overall responsibility for the inspection, testing, maintenance and repair of our lifting hire equipment. You will play a key role in the customer journey and will make sure that they are at the heart of everything we do

At Speedy we have lots of fun, we have strong teams and great working relationships and we want you to be part of this fantastic story.

Ideal candidate
  • Excellent knowledge of lifting equipment 
  • Test, repair, inspection and maintenance of a wide range of lifting equipment and accessories
  • Ensure that high standards of Health and Safety in the workplace are maintained
  • Able to work on your own or in a team 
  • Take full ownership and responsibility of your work
  • A great work ethic
  • Able to think of your feet

If we sound right for you then please apply now.

About the company

Speedy are the leading provider of hire products and supporting services to the construction, industrial and infrastructure sectors. We have a network of over 200 depots across the UK and Ireland, and over 3000 people who offer a nationwide service and look after the largest hire fleet in the market.

We also lead in health, safety and sustainability.  We are the safest hire provider, based on accident and industry rates, and have the lowest carbon footprint in the industry.  Our hire fleet also includes an increasing range of green option products, helping our customers improve their energy efficiency and reduce their environmental impact.

Our vision is to become the best in our sector to do business with and the best to work for!