Lift Consultant - London

£50000 - £70000/annum + bonus + benefits
18 Oct 2016
17 Nov 2016
Contract Type
We are recruiting for a Lift Consultant to join one of the largest international Consultancy firms in the UK. Based in London, they are looking for a Vertical Transportation professional, providing management of their services and overall service delivery to their clients.
The ideal candidate will have a proven background within the Lift and Escalator industry from a Management/Consultancy level. They will have strong written and verbal communication skills with the ability to work on own initiative and be a confident team leader and effective communicator.


- Responsible for providing VT engineering expertise on single and multi-disciplinary projects
- Prepare reports of the key stages of projects with overall responsibility of site surveys and project specification.
- Surveying and reporting on lifts and escalators for commercial and residential properties.
- Condition reporting on existing installations (passenger, goods/ freight, fire-fighting & vehicle lifts; escalators & moving walks)
- Project management responsibilities ? client briefing, design consultations, specifying cost advice, tendering, drafting contractual documents and contract administration.
- Design & specification of new lift & escalator systems.
- Use Lift Traffic Analysis computerised simulation software for projects.
- Progress reporting on works
- Review and advise on Statutory Examination Reports
- Advise Client on compliance with current regulations, British Standards and Statutory obligations

Desired Skills & Experience:

Background / Training:
- Apprenticeship
- Technician/Trainee Engineer
- Worked for Consultancy, Central or Local Government
- Worked for maintenance contractor
- Worked in design office
- Supervisory/Managerial position

IT Knowledge:
- MS Word & Excel (Intermediate/Advanced)
- MS Project (Basic/Intermediate)
- AutoCAD (Basic/Intermediate)
- Elevation specialist software (Elevate)