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Fitter (Lifts)

Job Title: Fitter (Lifts)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 030054
Job Published: May 13, 2019 11:14

Job Description

Fitter 1 (Lifts) 030054
Organisation - AP BCV Stations
Job - Lift
Position Type - Full Time
Grade: LE35
Salary: £53,666pa
Based: Griffith House, 280 Old Marylebone Road, London, NW1  
The effective performance of Lift assets is a key component in the quality of service delivered to London Underground’s customers in ensuring a trouble free journey.
Do you have experience of maintaining Lifts? If so, we have great opportunities for Fitter 1 to work with the lifts maintenance Team.
You will carry out electrical and mechanical repairs and maintenance works on Lift assets to ensure maximum availability.  You will lead a group or be a member of a group of working staff undertaking routine or preventative maintenance on any machine maintained by the Division ensuring that all relevant safety and quality standards, rules and procedures are adhered to.
You will be an active member of the group and be responsible for:
Reporting on job progress.
Verifying the group’s attendance when leading the group.
Ensuring all work is performed correctly using set procedures, to the highest standard and to ensure the necessary paperwork is accurately processed.
Complying with the Company’s Safety and Quality Standards.
Ensuring compliance with the Divisions Safety Management System.
Acting as the Lift Manager’s representative at all times
Skills, Knowledge & Experience
All points are Essential unless stated otherwise:
Ability to follow laid down procedures for the relevant processes being carried out to the highest standard of quality. (Essential)
Ability to correctly use required equipment (Essential)
Ability to read and interpret mechanical and electrical drawings. (Essential)
Ability to follow correct procedures, without deviation, from stated operational procedures. (Essential)
Good communication skills – both verbal and written. (Essential)
Have a full understanding of relevant maintenance techniques, materials and methods. (Essential)
Have served a recognised trade apprenticeship or hold relevant qualifications. (Essential)
Hold a current UK driving licence and be prepared to drive non HGV company vehicles when required to do so (Desirable)
Practical experience in either mechanical or electrical engineering relevant to the Division’s business (Essential) 
Practical experience in Lift maintenance (Essential) 
Equality and Diversity
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, age or disability status.
Application Process 
Please apply using your CV and a two page (maximum) covering letter.
Think carefully about the skills, knowledge and experience in the advert and cover this in your CV and cover letter.
The closing date for applications is Thursday 23rd May 2019 @ 23:59 hours
Additional Information:
This is a safety critical role so you will need to get clearance from our Occupational Health team before you start.

In return for your commitment and expertise, you will enjoy excellent benefits and scope to grow.  Rewards vary according to the business area but mostly include:
Final salary pension scheme
Free travel for you on the TfL network
A 75% discount on National Rail Season Ticket and interest free loan
29 days annual leave plus public and bank holidays
Tax-efficient cycle-to-work programme
Retail, health, leisure and travel offers
Discounted Eurostar travel

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