Vacancy: Lifting Equipment Technician

Join our team as a Lifting Equipment Technician 

An exciting opportunity has arisen for the right candidate to join our team as a Lifting Equipment Technician at our depot in St Ives, Cambridgeshire. You will be responsible of carrying out routine inspections of all lifting equipment and accessories as well as PAT testing of office equipment and power tools at our depot in St Ives Cambridge.

What’s on offer:

💼 Industry Leader: RECO Hoist Hire & Sales has been a trusted name in the hoisting industry for over 60 years. Join our team and be a part of a company that values quality, innovation, and customer satisfaction.

🤝 Team Collaboration: Join a team of skilled professionals who are passionate about their work. You'll have the chance to collaborate, learn, and grow alongside industry experts who value teamwork and shared success.

💰 Competitive Compensation: We believe in rewarding our employees for their hard work and dedication. Enjoy a competitive salary and attractive benefits like a Heath Care- and a Pension Scheme as part of the RECO team

About RECO Hoist Hire & Sales

Specializing in vertical transportation for monumental projects, RECO Hoist Hire & Sales proudly serves top contractor companies in the UK. Beyond our commitment to providing superior vertical transport solutions, we are, at our core, a real family business built on strong morals and values. As a family, we prioritize coaching and training our colleagues, supporting them in achieving their life goals. We genuinely care for each other because we understand that it's not just our machines that make the difference – it's our people.

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What will your job as a Lifting Equipment Inspector look like?  

Key responsibilities:

  • Conduct on-site inspections to assess the condition and safety of the equipment, identifying any issues or defects.
  • Complete working at height PPE thorough examinations, including inspecting harnesses, lanyards, and other safety gear.
  • Conduct weekly checks of equipment in line with the Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations (PUWER) and Lifting operation lifting equipment regulations (LOLER) .
  • Report on any repairs and maintenance required for lifting equipment promptly and accurately.
  • Complete relevant paperwork, documenting inspection findings, test results, and any actions taken.
  • Perform PAT Testing on all required equipment to assess electrical safety.
  • Ensure that health and safety regulations are adhered to at all times during inspections and maintenance activities.
  • When and where required, wear and maintain provided PPE at all times.

Are you the right person for the job?

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Must have an LEEA level qualification
  • Knowledge and understanding of relevant legislation covering lifting equipment. PUWER, Working from height, LOLER
  • Experience of carrying out lifting equipment inspections of lifting Equipment.
  • A PAT testing qualification and CSCS card preferable but training will be provided for the right candidate.
  • Ability to work independently

Sounds like the right job for you? 

Join us at RECO Hoist Hire & Sales and embark on a fulfilling career journey where your contributions are valued, and your growth is encouraged. Apply now and seize the opportunity to become part of our dynamic team! For more information about this exciting position, please apply ,Or Send a WhatsApp message.