A local and nationally represented company specializing in the supply, installation and maintenance of products for the vertical lifting industry is looking for a qualified Lift Technician who will be primarily responsible for servicing, preventative maintenance and repair work on Elevators and Escalators
Core Responsibilities and Duties :
Repair, maintain and service lifts (passenger, goods, stair lifts) and escalators using hand and power tools, testing devices such as test lamps, ammeters and voltmeters.
Connect electrical wiring to control panels and electric motors.
Maintain / adjust safety controls, counterweights, door mechanisms, and components such as valves, ratchets, seals and brake linings.
Check that safety regulations and building codes are met and complete service reports verifying condition of lift and conformance to standards.
Locate malfunctions in brakes, motors, switches, and signal and control systems using test equipment.
Willing to work planned overtime and after hours standby schedule.
Trade Tested as a Lift Technician / Lift Mechanic
University qualified Electrical and Mechanical training an advantage
Knowledge of Hydraulics
2-5 years working experience working SPECIFICALLY on lifts and escalators