Access Platform Engineer

Jobs-April 28, 2023


 Type: Permanent, Full-time

 Working hours:  40 hours.

Job Function: To provide engineering support for the workshop function. Full training to be given.

Opportunity for semi-skilled engineers to be trained as Access Platform Engineers.

Reporting to: Depot Manager.

Liaising with: Engineers, Parts Dept, LCV Technicians.


  • Carry out pre-delivery inspections of vehicle mounted platforms at the Depot.
  • Ensure compliance with the manufacturer’s guidelines, company policy and any regulations affecting the safe operation.
  • Communicate effectively with the Depot Manager with regards to any defects or unsafe equipment.
  • Carry out LOLER inspections in compliance to the manufacturer’s guidelines & regulations.
  • Correctly process all jobs on the works handheld tablet to include the allocation of labour time and any parts used, updating the status of all vehicles as appropriate.
  • Ensure efficient stock control processes are adhered to for all parts/consumables used.
  • Report any potential customer recharges or warranty repairs to the Service Department.
  • Ensure that the company’s health and safety policy and procedures are adhered to at all times.
  • Maintain the workshop/workspace in a clean and safe manner.
  • Follow company’s Employee handbook policies and procedures at all times.


  • Experience with mobile or vehicle mounted access platforms maintenance and inspection routines.
  • IPAF Competent Assessed Person (CAP) qualification.
  • Relevant general maintenance qualification and proven experience gained within the plant rental sector.
  • Experience in auto electrics, hydraulics and diagnostics/fault finding.
  • Ability to prioritise tasks and work well under pressure.
  • Good interpersonal skills and an acute understanding good customer service.

For more information on this position, please apply today with your latest CV

*The Company reserves the right to amend your job description in the line with the changing demands of the business.

*Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.