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Automatic Gate/ Barrier Engineer - 10256

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Up to £15ph + OT

Job Type: Permanent

Vacancy:                    Automatic Gate/ Barrier Engineer

Employment Type:   Full Time

Contract Type:          Permanent

Location:                    Kent and Southeast

Career Level:            Minimum 3 year industry experience

Salary:                        Up to £15.00 per hour + overtime

Benefits:                    Company vehicle, 28 days holiday, Tablet, Mobile phone

Job Description:

Excellent opportunity for an experienced Automatic Gate/ Barrier Engineer to join our existing team. The successful applicant will ideally have proven relevant experience (DHF qualified or small wire experience), although further training will be given.

Duties/ Responsibilities:

  • Daily responsibilities include attending service and installation visits, pre-planned maintenance, and emergency call-outs to the gates & barriers of our customers based across the UK
  • Fault finding, repair of gates, barriers & associated accessories
  • Installation of new parts, accessories & furniture
  • Liaising with office staff to relay important information required for quoting of repair works
  • Working both on your own and with other engineers when required
  • Respond to reactive repairs and breakdowns within set response times and work towards company KPI’s
  • Strive to First Time Fix on all reactive jobs
  • Provide technical support to office staff and clients when required
  • Comply with statutory Health and Safety obligations at all times


  • Experience with the installation, service & repair of gates & barriers
  • Full UK driving license
  • Good interpersonal, organisational and administration skills.
  • A flexible and positive approach is expected to help us meet and exceed our customer’s often demanding needs.
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to build and maintain long-lasting relationships with customers, suppliers & subcontractors
  • Good understanding of health & safety
  • Strong organisation and time management skills – this role will require working to customer deadlines
  • Solid technical background, with understanding and hands-on experience in the automatic door industry


  • Hold a mechanical, technical or construction qualification
  • Hold a DHF diploma
  • PASMA/ IPAF qualified
  • CSCS Card holder
  • Electrical/ wiring qualifications
  • NVQ in related subject

To apply, please email apply@reactrecruitment.co.uk

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