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Lifting Engineer

Location: Bristol , United Kingdom
Region: Lloyds British
Job Category: Engineering
Business Unit: Engineering Services
Job Type: Full Time (Permanent)
Hours: 08:00- 17:00


We are looking to recruit a Lifting Inspection with knowledge of various lifting equipment MEWPS, Cranes overhead, FLT’s and is compliant with current regulatory and statutory requirements  such as LOLER & PUWER. Working within the inspection team in and around the Bristol area.

Must be able to carry out thorough examinations of Cranes and systems, EOTC (Electric Overhead Travelling Cranes), Hoist units, maintenance of these also and repairs.

This is a mobile role based in and around the Bristol area. 

Lloyds British... 

What makes Lloyds British - A Speedy Company such a successful Company?

It's a question a lot of our rivals are asking. In truth there is no simple answer. We have gained our International industry leading reputation through an evolutionary process, acquiring invaluable knowledge and practical know-how for over 200 years. Lloyds British current operation was created in 1812 and for over 200 years the name Lloyds British has been synonymous with the very best in lifting equipment engineering. Today Lloyds British operates as one of Speedy Service's divisions, from a number of locations across the UK providing services to a wide range of clients.

Main Responsibilities

As a Lifting Inspection Engineer within Lloyds British you should be competent and capable to carry out inspection, adjustment and maintenance of mechanical and electrical aspects of lifting and handling equipment. You will compile reports and present and discuss with the customer your findings and be aware of and able to discuss with the customer all aspects/product groups of Lloyds British .

As a Lifting Inspection Engineer you will have the ability to carry out fault finding procedures, recognise the defective items, carry out the necessary repairs effectively and restore the equipment to a safe working condition. You'll also have the capability when designated to organise, progress and carryout major installations.

Ideal Candidate
  • Any formal qualification i.e. NVQ, City and Guilds, ONC. etc.
  • LEEA Qualification/s essential 
  • Experience working in the lifting equipment industry
  • Experience of using heavy lifting gear or with a strong mechanical engineering background
  • Have good communication skills and experience of working within a customer site
  • Competent in the inspection of lifting equipment in accordance with LOLER and PUWER.
  • Current UK driving licence

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About the Company

Lloyds British - A Speedy company, operates in a niche sector within Inspection and Certification with an aligned manufacturing business.

Our lifting engineering services encompass inspection, testing, NDT, operator training, design and manufacture, equipment sales and other associated areas. The lesson for others to learn here is there are no short cuts, you either know it or you don't. Our engineers are trained to the highest standard, LEEA certified.

LOLER, Puwer, lifting, equipment, service, maintenance, repair, lifting equipment, hydraulics, pneumatics, slings, engineering,