Technical Team Leader

Recruiter
Schindler Lifts
Location
Weybridge
Salary
£Competitive
Posted
29 Jul 2017
Expires
14 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Do you have proven experience in providing practical technical support on engineering projects? If so Schindler Lifts are recruiting and are looking for individuals just like you Founded in Switzerland in 1874, Schindler Group is a leading global provider of lifts, escalators and moving walks and related product services. Our innovative and environmentally friendly access and transit management systems make an important contribution to mobility in urban societies. A pioneer in sustainable mobility, Schindler is at the forefront of technological advances through its partnership with Solar Impulse, a cutting-edge project to fly around the world in a plane powered only by solar energy. Due to continuing business success and growth we now have a fantastic opportunity available for a Technical Team Leader to join our team in Weybridge. What will I be responsible for? The Technical Team Leader is a key role which will be responsible for providing practical technical support to the Major project teams during the life cycle of the projects. Your duties will also include: - Involvement at tender stage on complex projects to ensure specific technical proposals are robust and technically achievable - Providing support to the Project Manager during the design phase of projects including technical solutions to specific client and Employer requirements - Producing interface schedules for fire/BMS/emergency power/other bespoke interfaces with other trades - Supporting MDC on technically challenging features to configure and order from factories - Providing wiring diagrams for PORT installation, special COPS, special landing third party fixtures - Producing car top drawings for inclusion of all special equipment - Reviewing specifications to ensure they are fully understood - Identifying and co-ordinating any Design Examination Certificates that can't be designed out of scheme - Producing pre-test items lists - Co-ordinating the commissioning on site - Co-ordinating black building tests - Being the technical "go to" person who engages other areas of the business to resolve complex technical issues (e.g. PORT) - Training on-site engineers on start-up routines, how to install units to reduce call backs and installation techniques to ensure ride quality specifications are met What we are looking for Ideally, the successful Technical Team Leader should already hold NVQ level 4 but this is not essential as the candidate would be enrolled on NVQ level 4 at commencement of this role. Excellent communication skills, a customer centric approach and strong organisational skills are essential. Lift industry background is preferred but will consider candidates from the construction and transportation background. In return for your hard work as a Technical Team Leader, you can expect to receive a competitive salary with a range of benefits. If you are looking for your next challenge as a Technical Team Leader then we want to hear from you, please click APPLY The vacancy you have applied for is being advertised by CVWOW Ltd, the UK's leading, award winning recruitment specialist. No terminology in this advert is intended to be deemed discriminatory. We are happy to accept applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their age, gender, race, religion, disability, sexual orientation or marital status. Full terms and conditions of the CVWOW business can be found on our website.

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