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Country:  United Kingdom

Midlands, GB

Location details:  Midlands
Employment type:  Undefined term
Full-time/part-time position:  Full time
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Service Technician - Industrial Doors, Midlands

At Konecranes, we believe that great customer experience is built on the people behind the Konecranes name – people committed to providing our customers with lifting equipment and services that lift their businesses. Everything we do, we do with passion and drive. 

We believe diversity drives business success and is the foundation for our growth. We welcome different backgrounds and skills that enrich our community and we promote a place where we can ALL be ourselves. This is what makes Konecranes a unique place to work.

One area of particular strong performance is Konecranes Industrial Door Services and due to increasing numbers of customers, right now we are recruiting an Industrial Door Engineer/Technician to join our team based in the Midlands. This role would see the successful candidate being field based providing an installation service, as well as the service and maintenance of industrial doors and docking equipment.


You wil report to the Operations Manager


Ideally, we are looking for candidates who have the following skills and attributes:

  • Apprentice-trained/time-served/fitters mate route or equivalent (i.e. electrically NVQ level 3) in a maintenance or installation-related field
  • Basic electrical knowledge – essential
  • Experienced within the industrial door or related industry, such as traffic gates/barriers or  is preferred but not essential.
  • Ability to work at height
  • A good work ethic
  • IT literate
  • UK driver’s licence – essential


Why Join Us?

When you join Konecranes you immediately notice a strong sense of commitment, camaraderie and lots of opportunities to grow professionally within our organisation, as we believe that sustainable growth is a result of a strong responsible performance. Safety is our #1 priority and our mantra is “Life Saving Behaviours”; recognising our commitment to this, we have been awarded multiple awards, making us a market leader in employee safety.


We have been awarded the RoSPA Gold Medal (for 6 consecutive years Golds) Award for our UK company safety performance!


If you’d like to learn more about what our colleagues say please visit Konecranes as an employer

Don’t just take our word for it, meet Fredrik Gunnarsson let’s hear what he has to say about working here Career Story


In return for your valuable contribution to Konecranes we offer:


  • An attractive compensation/benefits package is offered including a good base salary
  • Paid travel time - you are paid from the moment you leave your home in the morning and on the return home from your last job of the day
  • Ample weekly overtime available and is paid at Double Time on Saturdays and Sundays
  • Call out payment
  • Sales Leads Scheme, paid quarterly and requires no additional paperwork (uncapped potential)
  • Salary Sacrifice Contributory Pension Scheme (this means you pay more into your pension pot and save on NI and tax)
  • Life Assurance Scheme
  • Corporate clothing and i phone are provided
  • Long Service Award Scheme
  • Mobile Workers Allowance (money for food and drinks when working)
  • If working away all your accommodation, dinner, bed and breakfast is paid for.
  • A Company van supplied with satellite navigation. Air conditioning is in all new vans
  • Employee Share Save Plan
  • On joining a new employee tool starter kit is issued
  • Employee Discount Scheme – 1000s of discounts on high street and online purchases including retail, grocery, DIY and leisure
  • Employee Assistance Programme (free legal advice, health and mental health support) that can be used by all your family
  • We provide specialised training on high-quality products, provision of all equipment and PPE along with excellent progressive company working practices and industry-leading training programmes


What should you bring?

We are looking for candidates who are ideally experienced within the industrial door or related industry, such as traffic gates/barriers. Essential to this role is being apprentice-trained or time-served with an electrical qualification such as an NVQ level 3 or equivalent. Ability to work at height again is essential, as is holding a UK driver’s licence and being IT literate being in possession of all these attributes will bring together all the required components to have a very successful and enjoyable career with us!



If you are inspired by this role and are looking for the next step in your career, we would love to hear from you! Simply click “apply” and we look forward to receiving your application soon.

Konecranes is a world-leading group of Lifting Businesses™, serving a broad range of customers. We are truly a global company with 18,000 employees at 600 locations in 50 countries. For over 80 years, we have been dedicated to improving the efficiency and performance of businesses in all types of industries. We believe that sustainable growth is a result of a strong responsible performance. Konecranes is committed to ensuring that all employees and job applicants are treated fairly in an environment which is free from any form of discrimination.

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