Crane Service Engineer

Job Title: Crane Service Engineer

Company: Street CraneXpress Ltd

Reports to: UK Service Manager

Department: Service

Location: UK, Nationwide

Hours: Full-time, 40 hours per week

Date Posted: 12th August 2019


Street CraneXpress is looking to recruit experienced Crane Service Engineers nationwide to expand operations and meet demand.

Main duties and responsibilities include:

  • Refurbishment of Cranes, Hoists and Lifting Equipment.
  • Crane and Gantry installation, inspection, testing and commissioning.
  • Jib Crane installation, inspection, testing and commissioning.
  • To undertake Planned Preventative Maintenance (PPM) and identify potential mechanical and electrical problems.
  • To undertake service follow-up (SFU) work and/or project work related to crane conversion or refurbishment.
  • To attend emergency breakdowns, identify faults and carry out effective repairs, including but not limited to electrical/PLC problems.
  • To document all site visits using remote technology.

Successful candidates will be:

  • Experienced with Overhead Electric Travelling Cranes, ideally with knowledge of a range of cranes supplied by major global manufacturers.
  • A competent industrial electrician and apprentice trained.
  • Qualified to NVQ level 3 or above.
  • Able to work alone, as part of the Service Team or able to lead a team of engineers depending on the nature of the project, duration and location.
  • Expected to lodge away and undertake overtime and weekend working as required.
  • Self-motivated, responsible, prepared to travel throughout the UK and will be expected to work some unsociable hours.

Competitive rates of pay | Pension | Westfield Healthcare | 2x death in service benefit | Overtime opportunities.

Street Crane product training will be provided to successful candidates, as and when required. Company vehicle and mobile phone provided.

To apply, send your CV and covering letter to

Please, strictly no recruitment agencies.