Field-Based Electro-Mechanical Installation Engineer (Colchester)


Newgate is a well-established leading specialist within the Gates & Barriers Industry in the UK.

We have a current vacancy for a Field-Based Electro-Mechanical Installation Engineer to join our established team.

The successful candidate will be responsible for the service, maintenance and installation of barriers and gates in the Colchester area.

Employment Type: Full-time/Permanent
Salary: Dependent on experience

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Manage and deliver service, maintenance and installation projects.
  • Managing van stock.
  • Administration and accountability of stock & time.
  • Completing necessary documentation accurately.
  • Ensuring compliance with all Health & Safety requirements and adhering to best working practices at all times.
  • Liaise with the Service and Contracts team to ensure that all jobs are completed on time and to the Company’s quality standards.
  • Liaise with Customers in a professional manner to ensure that all service maintenance and new installations are completed to the customer’s satisfaction.
  • Fault find, test and service company and others electro-mechanical products.
  • Provide accurate reports relating to the completed service, maintenance and installation jobs.
  • Liaise with the technical and production departments.
  • Over-night stays may be required and it may be at times necessary to travel to other locations within the UK.

Required Skills and Experience

  • Experience of installation and/or service work within the barrier and gate industry.
  • Reading of technical drawings.
  • Experience in the use of power & hand tools.
  • A current valid driving licence is essential.

    Working Hours

    • You will need to have flexibility to work on shifts as required, with a basic contract of 50 hours per week.
    • Must be able to work at weekends on a rota basis.

    Essential Requirements

    • Electrical certification including, but not limited to, 17th/18th Edition.
    • City and Guilds level 3 in electrical installations. (or equivalent)
    • Previous experience within the gate and barrier industry.

    Preferable Requirements

    • Experience with access controls.

    How To Apply

    Please email your CV today to recruitment@newgate.uk.com

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