Careers

Click on the footage below to gain an insight into the daily life of a Loading Systems Engineer!

 

As a result of the focus we put on developing our people, Loading Systems was recently awarded the prestigious Investors In People Award, an accreditation awarded to fewer than 600 companies in the UK. Paul Devoy, Head of Investors in People, commented:

 

“We would like to congratulate Loading Systems on their Investors in People accreditation. This is the sign of a great employer, an outperforming place to work with a clear commitment to success. Loading Systems should be extremely proud of their achievement.”

 

Current Opportunities

If you feel you have what it takes to become part of the Loading Systems team, we would be happy to hear from you.

Please email recruitment@loading-systems.co.uk

 

We take care.

In the market of loading and unloading, we distinguish ourselves through continuity, flexibility and involvement. This "DNA" is in our company and in all our employees, from the production assistant to our management.

  • Continuity
  • Involvement
  • Flexibility

Vacancies

Area Sales Manager – Service

North East

Who we are:

Easilift Loading Systems are the UK division of Loading Systems International - market leaders in the design, manufacture, installation, on-going service, maintenance and repair of a full line of industrial doors and loading systems. As a result of our success and continued growth over the last 50 years, we have become the preferred supplier of choice for many of the big household names within retail, distribution and logistics.

 

Job Description:

We are looking for a driven and commercially astute Area Sales Manager in the North East to provide the sales interface between after sales and clients to maximise existing opportunities as well as continually sourcing new business.

 

What you’ll be doing:

  • Actively seeking new business and identifying opportunities.
  • Attending client meetings and visiting sites to carry out detailed site surveys and identifying loading bay solutions.
  • Maintaining contact with customer base.
  • Following up quotations.
  • Actioning sales enquiries from potential clients and department and communicating appropriately in order to clarify requirements.
  • Ensuring all enquiries are inputted onto the CRM software, generating relevant documentation and preparing and/or revising quotations as necessary.
  • Ensuring quotes are sent out in line with the job specification, operational guidelines and followed up within the required timescales.
  • Providing technical specifications and standard drawings to customers and liaising with the project team when non-standard drawings are required prior to order.
  • Utilising software systems to prepare quotations and pricing of spare-parts and products.
  • Liaising with various external suppliers in order to obtain the best prices for non-standard items.

 

Who we’re looking for:

  • You will ideally have technical knowledge of the loading bay industry.
  • Be a target driven, with excellent customer service, communication and presentation skills.
  • A confident negotiator with commercial awareness and the ability to work well under pressure and handle complex issues.

We are a progressive organisation, with an empowering culture. We focus on training and development to improve individual performance, engagement and job satisfaction. This helps our people to deliver quality, work safely, enhancing our reputation and allowing us to retain and grow a large and loyal customer base.

Our growth and continued success wouldn’t be possible without our people and is one of the reasons that we have been continuously recognised as an Investors in People organisation for over a decade.

 

In return we offer:

  • Competitive basic salary
  • 25 days annual holiday leave plus Bank Holidays
  • Bonus Agreement
  • Company Car
  • Company Pension
  • Sick Pay

Remuneration:
Job Type: Full-time, Permanent
Salary: £35,000 - £39,000 per year - Dependent on experience

 

If you would like to join our team, please email your CV to recruitment@loading-systems.co.uk

Area Sales Manager – Service

West Midlands

Who we are:

Easilift Loading Systems are the UK division of Loading Systems International - market leaders in the design, manufacture, installation, on-going service, maintenance and repair of a full line of industrial doors and loading systems. As a result of our success and continued growth over the last 50 years, we have become the preferred supplier of choice for many of the big household names within retail, distribution and logistics to name a few.

 

Job Description:

We are looking for a driven and commercially astute Area Sales Manager based in the West Midlands to join our Service Department. You will provide the sales interface between after sales and clients to maximise existing opportunities as well as continually sourcing new business. Ideally, you will be technically minded and come from and Engineering/Manufacturing background. Due to the nature of the sales in the Service Department, orders tend to be high volume/low value and whilst there are very realistic targets and earning potential in place, we appreciate and acknowledge that people have different motivators.

 

What you’ll be doing:

  • Actively seeking new business and identifying opportunities.
  • Attending client meetings and visiting sites to carry out detailed site surveys and identifying loading bay solutions.
  • Maintaining contact with customer base.
  • Following up quotations.
  • Actioning sales enquiries from potential clients and department and communicating appropriately in order to clarify requirements.
  • Ensuring all enquiries are inputted onto the CRM software, generating relevant documentation and preparing and/or revising quotations as necessary.
  • Ensuring quotes are sent out in line with the job specification, operational guidelines and followed up within the required timescales.
  • Providing technical specifications and standard drawings to customers and liaising with the project team when non-standard drawings are required prior to order.
  • Utilising software systems to prepare quotations and pricing of spare-parts and products.
  • Liaising with various external suppliers in order to obtain the best prices for non-standard items.

 

Who we’re looking for:

  • You will ideally have technical knowledge of the loading bay industry.
  • Be a target driven, with excellent customer service, communication and presentation skills.
  • A confident negotiator with commercial awareness and the ability to work well under pressure and handle complex issues.

We are a progressive organisation, with an empowering culture. We focus on training and development to improve individual performance, engagement and job satisfaction. This helps our people to deliver quality, work safely, enhancing our reputation and allowing us to retain and grow a large and loyal customer base.

Our growth and continued success wouldn’t be possible without our people and is one of the reasons that we have been continuously recognised as an Investors in People organisation for over a decade.

 

In return we offer:

  • Competitive basic salary
  • 25 days annual holiday leave plus Bank Holidays
  • Bonus Agreement
  • Company Car
  • Company Pension
  • Sick Pay

Remuneration:
Job Type: Full-time, Permanent
Salary: £35,000 - £39,000 per year - Dependent on experience

 

If you would like to join our team, please email your CV to recruitment@loading-systems.co.uk

Area Sales Manager – Service

South

Who we are:

Easilift Loading Systems are the UK division of Loading Systems International - market leaders in the design, manufacture, installation, on-going service, maintenance and repair of a full line of industrial doors and loading systems. As a result of our success and continued growth over the last 50 years, we have become the preferred supplier of choice for many of the big household names within retail, distribution and logistics to name a few.

 

Job Description:

We are looking for a driven and commercially astute Area Sales Manager to join our Service Department and work alongside our Key Account Manager based in the South. You will provide the sales interface between after-sales and clients to maximise existing opportunities as well as continually sourcing new business. Ideally, you will be technically minded and come from and Engineering/Manufacturing background, however, we would also welcome applicants who are new to the industry or looking to take the next step their sales career. Due to the nature of the sales in the Service Department, orders tend to be high volume/low value and whilst there are very realistic targets and earning potential in place, we appreciate and acknowledge that people have different motivators.

 

What you’ll be doing:

  • Actively seeking new business and identifying opportunities.
  • Attending client meetings and visiting sites to carry out detailed site surveys and identifying loading bay solutions.
  • Maintaining contact with customer base.
  • Following up quotations.
  • Actioning sales enquiries from potential clients and department and communicating appropriately in order to clarify requirements.
  • Ensuring all enquiries are inputted onto the CRM software, generating relevant documentation and preparing and/or revising quotations as necessary.
  • Ensuring quotes are sent out in line with the job specification, operational guidelines and followed up within the required timescales.
  • Providing technical specifications and standard drawings to customers and liaising with the project team when non-standard drawings are required prior to order.
  • Utilising software systems to prepare quotations and pricing of spare-parts and products.
  • Liaising with various external suppliers in order to obtain the best prices for non-standard items.

 

Who we’re looking for:

  • You will ideally have technical knowledge of the loading bay industry.
  • Be a target driven, with excellent customer service, communication and presentation skills.
  • A confident negotiator with commercial awareness and the ability to work well under pressure and handle complex issues.

We are a progressive organisation, with an empowering culture. We focus on training and development to improve individual performance, engagement and job satisfaction. This helps our people to deliver quality, work safely, enhancing our reputation and allowing us to retain and grow a large and loyal customer base.

Our growth and continued success wouldn’t be possible without our people and is one of the reasons that we have been continuously recognised as an Investors in People organisation for over a decade.

 

In return we offer:

  • Competitive basic salary
  • 25 days annual holiday leave plus Bank Holidays
  • Bonus Agreement
  • Company Car
  • Company Pension
  • Sick Pay

Remuneration:
Job Type: Full-time, Permanent
Salary: Up to £39,000 per year - Dependent on experience

 

If you would like to join our team, please email your CV to recruitment@loading-systems.co.uk

Service Engineer – South

Crawley, Milton Keynes, Luton, Oxford, Swindon

Who we are:

Easilift Loading Systems are the UK division of Loading Systems International - market leaders in the design, manufacture, installation, on-going service, maintenance and repair of a full line of industrial doors and loading systems. As a result of our success and continued growth over the last 50 years, we have become the preferred supplier of choice for many of the big household names within retail, distribution and logistics.

 

Job Description

Our Engineers carry out on-going service, maintenance, and repair for a full line of industrial doors and dock equipment, on new and existing contracts and respond to breakdowns and repairs ensuring a high level of customer service at all times. It is essential you have a qualification in one of the following: electrical, mechanical, welding, hydraulic, or equivalent experience.

 

What you’ll be doing:

  • Be responsible for the maintenance of loading bay products as directed by the Service staff and any other key personnel.
  • Ensuring relevant information is provided to the service staff regarding breakdown and repairs so that quotations and invoices can be raised to carry out the work.
  • As required during PPM visits, making repair and replacement recommendations to the Service staff and customer representatives.
  • Carrying out the necessary repair, testing and maintenance of equipment and completing the relevant documentation.
  • Responding to customer call out for breakdowns and repairs.
  • Evaluating and resolving loading bay equipment problems when attending customer sites.
  • Liaising with sales staff to resolve issues on an ongoing basis.
  • Delivering product training to customer representatives.
  • Ensuring customer receives accurate feedback on services delivered verbally or writing as requested.
  • Establishing effective relationships with customers and following up against agreed contact deliverables to ensure the desired outcomes are being achieved.
  • Assisting with the installation of new equipment on a National basis.
  • Identifying further works whilst on site and confidence in converting quotations to orders.

 

Who we’re looking for:

  • You will be based in the South of England (Crawley, Milton Keynes, Luton, Oxford, Swindon).
  • It is essential you have scissor lift experience, along with a recognised qualification in one of the following: electrical, mechanical, welding, hydraulic, or equivalent experience.
  • Preferably, you will have practical experience of industrial doors and associated loading bay equipment.
  • Someone who has proven customer service skills and is comfortable recommending further works on site (training provided).
  • You will have the flexibility of being able to work away from home throughout the UK and out of hours, working on a 24-hour standby rota, 1 week in 5.

We are a progressive organisation, with an empowering culture. We focus on training and development to improve individual performance, engagement and job satisfaction. This helps our people to deliver quality, work safely, enhancing our reputation and allowing us to retain and grow a large and loyal customer base.

Our growth and continued success wouldn’t be possible without our people and is one of the reasons that we have been continuously recognised as an Investors in People organisation for over a decade.

 

In return we offer:

  • Competitive basic salary
  • Company Van and tools
  • 25 days annual holiday leave plus Bank Holidays
  • Company Pension
  • Sick Pay

Remuneration:
Job Type: Full-time, Permanent
Salary: £13-£14 p/h Dependent on experience

Additional Pay:
Overtime available on completion of core hours
Working away from home payment of £27.15 per evening
Working away from home payment of £190.05 per week
Commission of 2.5%-5% for converting spare part quotations to orders

 

If you would like to join our team, please email your CV to recruitment@loading-systems.co.uk

Service Engineer – Scotland

Glasgow, Edinburgh

Who we are:

Easilift Loading Systems are the UK division of Loading Systems International - market leaders in the design, manufacture, installation, on-going service, maintenance and repair of a full line of industrial doors and loading systems. As a result of our success and continued growth over the last 50 years, we have become the preferred supplier of choice for many of the big household names within retail, distribution and logistics.

 

Job Description

Our Engineers carry out on-going service, maintenance, and repair for a full line of industrial doors and dock equipment, on new and existing contracts and respond to breakdowns and repairs ensuring a high level of customer service at all times. It is essential you have a qualification in one of the following: electrical, mechanical, welding, hydraulic, or equivalent experience.

 

What you’ll be doing:

  • Be responsible for the maintenance of loading bay products as directed by the Service staff and any other key personnel.
  • Ensuring relevant information is provided to the service staff regarding breakdown and repairs so that quotations and invoices can be raised to carry out the work.
  • As required during PPM visits, making repair and replacement recommendations to the Service staff and customer representatives.
  • Carrying out the necessary repair, testing and maintenance of equipment and completing the relevant documentation.
  • Responding to customer call out for breakdowns and repairs.
  • Evaluating and resolving loading bay equipment problems when attending customer sites.
  • Liaising with sales staff to resolve issues on an ongoing basis.
  • Delivering product training to customer representatives.
  • Ensuring customer receives accurate feedback on services delivered verbally or writing as requested.
  • Establishing effective relationships with customers and following up against agreed contact deliverables to ensure the desired outcomes are being achieved.
  • Assisting with the installation of new equipment on a National basis.
  • Identifying further works whilst on site and confidence in converting quotations to orders.

 

Who we’re looking for:

  • You will be based in Scotland- Glasgow or Edinburgh ideally, although other areas will be considered.
  • A recognised qualification in one of the following: electrical, mechanical, welding, hydraulic, or equivalent experience.
  • Preferably, you will have practical experience of industrial doors and associated loading bay equipment.
  • Someone who has proven customer service skills and is comfortable recommending further works on site (training provided).
  • You will have the flexibility of being able to work away from home throughout the UK and out of hours, working on a 24-hour standby rota on occasion.

We are a progressive organisation, with an empowering culture. We focus on training and development to improve individual performance, engagement and job satisfaction. This helps our people to deliver quality, work safely, enhancing our reputation and allowing us to retain and grow a large and loyal customer base.

Our growth and continued success wouldn’t be possible without our people and is one of the reasons that we have been continuously recognised as an Investors in People organisation for over a decade.

 

In return we offer:

  • Competitive basic salary
  • Company Van and tools
  • 25 days annual holiday leave plus Bank Holidays
  • Company Pension
  • Sick Pay

Remuneration:
Job Type: Full-time, Permanent
Salary: £11-£13 p/h Dependent on experience

Additional Pay:
Overtime available on completion of core hours
Working away from home payment of £27.15 per evening
Working away from home payment of £190.05 per week
Commission of 2.5%-5% for converting spare part quotations to orders

 

If you would like to join our team, please email your CV to recruitment@loading-systems.co.uk

Sub-Contractor Engineers – Scotland

Glasgow, Edinburgh

Who we are:

Easilift Loading Systems are the UK division of Loading Systems International - market leaders in the design, manufacture, installation, on-going service, maintenance and repair of a full line of industrial doors and loading systems. As a result of our success and continued growth over the last 50 years, we have become the preferred supplier of choice for many of the big household names within retail, distribution and logistics.

 

Who we’re looking for:

Due to recent growth we have now expanded our customer base in Scotland. As such we are looking for local experienced engineers to work with us on a sub-contractor basis. For further details of what we expect from our engineers please see the job role ‘Service Engineer – Scotland’ posted on this careers page.

 

If you would like more information regarding becoming a Loading Systems sub-contractor please contact mick.agnew@loading-systems.co.uk or cameron.robertson@loading-systems.co.uk / Tel: 0800 160 1965