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Mechanical and Pneumatic Engineer

Job Details
  • 5536
  • LGH
  • Aberdeen, Scotland
  • Permanent, Full Time
  • In the region of £26,000 to £31,000 + attractive package

Workshop Engineer – Lifting Equipment (mechanical engineering / pneumatic engineering)

LGH are one of the world leaders in lifting equipment hire. Our sister company, The Rotrex Group, is one of the leading winch specialists in Europe.

This is an exciting time to join LGH UK as the company is experiencing rapid growth, and you’ll benefit from in-depth training and career development opportunities, while working as part of a friendly team!

Although LGH has been in the marketplace for over 50 years, LGH has undergone a rebranding transformation recently, and with a new high-level team in place we are looking once again for unique individuals with the right experience and enthusiasm to continue to move us forward.

The Role – Workshop Engineer

Reporting to the Warehouse Foreman, you will be responsible for the day-to-day servicing, examination, and testing of all our specialist items of lifting equipment including the pneumatics hoists. You will be predominantly workshop-based, and your duties will include:

  • Servicing and testing a large range of varied equipment
  • Ensuring all lifting equipment is maintained to the high possible standard and confides with LOLER regulations
  • Communicating with the Hire Desk and Sales teams to ensure all customer requirements are fulfilled on time

Our Requirements - Workshop Engineer

  • Either be an LEEA (Lifting Equipment Engineers Association) trained Workshop Engineer with a proven background in the lifting industry, or a Mechanical / Pneumatic Fitter with service experience in the engineering sector
  • Full driving licence
  • Flexibility with working hours
  • Good communication, interpersonal and problem-solving skills
  • Highly motivated, enthusiastic, and hardworking
  • Flexibility for very occasional UK/European travel

The Package

Based at our workshop in Aberdeen, you will benefit from;

  • Permanent contract, working Monday to Thursday 8.00am to 4:30pm Friday 8.00am to 3.00pm
  • Salary in the region of £26,000 to £31,000, with the level dependent on experience
  • 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays, rising with service to a maximum of 30 days plus bank holidays
  • Career development opportunities, with full training and support
  • Private healthcare scheme
  • Company pension scheme
  • Enhanced family leave
  • Employee assistance programme
  • Quarterly incentive programme

More About Us

We care about our employees, which is why our culture focuses on equal pay, transparency, employee engagement and wellbeing. We have 140 employees spread across 7 countries, and we value every contribution from our diverse workforce who are reflective of our customers, and who make us stronger. Our values are Honour, Innovation, Respect and Excellence.

All applications for this Workshop Engineer - Lifting Equipment (mechanical engineering / pnuematic engineering) role are to be submitted online, and strictly no agency calls or agency CV submissions.

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