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Country:  United Kingdom

Rochester, GB

Location details:  South East
Employment type:  Fixed Term
Full-time/part-time position:  Full time
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Service Technician (Doors)

Country: United Kingdom (GB) 
Location: Rochester,  
Location details: South East 

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, we are recruiting an Industrial Door Engineer to join our field-based team. The purpose of this role is to install, service and maintain industrial doors and docking equipment within the South East of the UK.


This role reports into the Operations Manager. 


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
  • Knowledge and/or experience of hydraulics – preferred but not essential 
  • Experienced within the industrial door or related industry, such as traffic gates/barriers.
  • Ability to work at height
  • IT literate
  • UK driver’s licence – essential


What we offer:

Konecranes Demag is committed to the personal development of all employees and can proudly confirm that these positions include a host of benefits:

  • 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
  • Generous Overtime and Double Time at Weekends
  • Call out payment
  • Konecranes Technician earns a share of the margin made on sales leads/ Scheme is paid quarterly and requires no additional paperwork
  • Contributory pension + life assurance
  • A Company van with satellite navigation, corporate clothing and smart phone are provided
  • Employee Share Save Scheme
  • Employee Discount Scheme – 100s of discounts on high street and online purchases including retail, grocery, DIY and leisure
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • We provide specialised training on high-quality products, provision of all equipment and PPE along with excellent company working practices and industry-leading training programme


Why Join Us?

  • Safety is our #1 priority and our mantra is “Life Saving Behaviours”; recognising our commitment to this we have been awarded the RoSPA Gold Medal Award (for 6 consecutive years Golds) for our UK company safety performance making us a market leader in employee safety. 
  • 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.


If you’d like to learn more about what our colleagues say about Konecranes as an Employer | Konecranes UK:

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

Career Story: Fredrik Gunnarsson, Service Technician - YouTube:


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 16,900 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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