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Location: Ash, England, United Kingdom 
Job ID: 66348 

We Elevate... You

Join Schindler and help us elevate our world: Use your skills to allow megacities to grow. With our elevators and escalators, we keep the urban world moving.

Since 1874 Schindler has been a Citymaker with proud reputation for elevating not only buildings, but the well-being of everyone who lives and works in them. People, passion, and innovation are the pillars of our success.


More than one billion people put their trust in Schindler each and every day. Our many years of experience and innovative drive make us the number one supplier in the Swiss elevator and escalator business. Join the Schindler team and help us improve the world of mobility: Use your abilities and help us move people.


Join us as a

Repair Engineer Apprentice/Improver


We Elevate... Your Responsibilities

We are currently recruiting for an Repair Engineer/Apprentice Improver to join the Team in our South Region based out of our Ash Office in Kent. The successful candidate will assist the Lead Engineer with all aspects of the repair business including contractual and chargeable repairs and upgrades.  Also to carry out maintenance and safety checks on the service portfolio if required.  Travel to the work sites within the South Region, is required.  You will need to be punctual, enthusiastic and self-motivated to learn.  


Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Assist with routine servicing of lift equipment, including minor repair work and the routine replacement of components and in accordance with approved company procedures as required (PPE, PDA etc).
  • To assist with the rectification of faults on lift equipment in cases of breakdown and check to confirm correct functioning.
  • Carrying out fault finding and diagnostic procedures using a range of techniques, technical manuals and appropriate test equipment, restoring equipment to service. Competence is required to make effective use of written or graphical information.
  • All employees are required to work in accordance with established Company Occupational Health and Safety policies and procedures to ensure compliance with current company and UK legal requirements.
  • Employees must comply with Company Health & Safety requirements and set a personal example of safe behaviour at all times.
  • Employee must adhere to the use of a handheld device for reporting work activities and any future technology introduced to enhance real time reporting



We Elevate... Your Best Self

Candidate Requirements:

  • Good communication skills
  • Applicants should have at least 5 GCSEs at Grade 4 or above (A-C) or BTEC Engineering
  • A keen interest in engineering
  • Customer service skills
  • Logical thinking
  • Good practical skills
  • Analytical Personal qualities

We Elevate... You


Can You Elevate Us?

People, passion and innovation form the cornerstones of our success as a leading company in our industry. Join us and become part of a highly motivated team that drives the success of our company and strives to achieve the highest quality with dedication and passion. Send us your complete application. .


At Schindler Group we value inclusion and diversity, and practice equity to create equal opportunities for all. We endeavor that all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, ethnic background, color, religious affiliation, union affiliation, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, national origin, nationality, genetics and health or disability.


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