Service Technician (SGUK364)

Position Type
Full-time permanent
Business Area / Division
UK - Plymouth
Job Advert Description

Survitec are currently seeking a Service Technician to carry out inspection and service works on lifting equipment and support the UK business including offshore installations.

Role Responsibilities

  • Inspect and service a variety of lifting equipment on customer premises, offshore and in the workshop.
  • Carry out repairs & planned preventative maintenance activities on mechanical and electrical cranes and other lifting equipment.
  • Reacting to customer breakdowns.
  • Potential requirement to provide rotational cover for out of hours customer response.
  • Carry out equipment surveys and provide quotations for lifting equipment.
  • Provide customer lifting solutions and technical advice.
  • Carry out testing and produce reports utilising company standard documentation.
  • Ensure all parts used in the works are correctly booked to the correct order.
  • Operate and maintain static plant equipment used in conjunction with maintenance activities.
  • Report any failures of equipment in accordance with LOLER regulations
  • Responsible for ensuring all documentation is completed to highest standard.
  • Work in accordance with the local quality control procedures to ensure full traceability of all equipment during the maintenance process.
  • Work autonomously on site in a safe and professional manner ensuring a high standard of work.
  • Plan works prioritising equipment dependant on customer requirements and historic trends.
  • Liaise on a day to day basis with engineering administration and management including central hire management.
  • Act as an ambassador for Survitec during any routine audits or customer visits.
  • React at short notice to the requirements of the business.
  • Work throughout all areas and locations of the business as required.
  • Provide cover and support for internal shortages or high workloads throughout the business as required.

Role Requirements

  • Have a good knowledge of LOLER requirements.
  • Preferably hold or working towards LEEA IP1, IP2 & IP3 as a minimum.
  • Competent to perform inspections of lifting equipment in accordance with LOLER.
  • Ability to carry out all aspects of Rigging, Slinger and Banksman duties.
  • Full UK Driving Licence required.
  • Have a flexible approach with regards to working hours, and the ability to work extra hours if required.
  • Have the ability to communicate in a clear and concise manner, via all means of communication (written and verbal) & IT literate.
  • Have excellent organisational skills and awareness of the requirement for efficient time planning.
  • Be able to remain calm under pressure and have the ability to prioritise tasks to meet deadlines and targets.
  • Have the ability to work within a team or on their own with minimal guidance.
  • Ability to perform splicing of wire ropes.
  • A willingness to undertake future professional development.
  • To carry out any other reasonable duties deemed appropriate and commensurate with the post.
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