Now Recruiting: Trainee Gate and Barrier Engineer

Posted on 10th July 2018

Trainee Gate and Barrier Engineer Recruitment

Working as part of a team, as a Trainee Gate and Barrier Engineer, you shall be responsible to assist and learn the process of installation/maintenance and repairs on gates and barriers, under the supervision and training of the lead engineer. 


This is a full time, permanent position, based in Norwich and working in and around East Anglia. Salary is dependent on experience. 


Main Responsibilities and Accountabilities


  • Assisting the lead engineer as directed, and learning the process involved – taking notes when required for future reference.
  • Proactively learn from the lead engineer and using all available resource to assist with your training, such as online tutorials and gate/barrier installation/maintenance and repair documents available. 
  • Being responsible for the van being clean and tidy inside, and maintain the stock and equipment levels.
  • To assist in preparing for up and coming jobs.
  • Build relationships with customers, being polite and helpful at all time. Also learning to recognise any needs the customer may have that we can fulfil.
  • Adhere to the company health and safety policy always.
  • To adhere to existing working practices, methods, procedures, undertake and attend relevant training and development activities, and to respond positively to new and alternative systems.
  • Complete all necessary paperwork, as required by the company. 


Skills Required


  • CSCS site operative card holder – will provide training if not held. 
  • Full UK Driving licence required, as driving company vehicles will be required with this role. 



Please email your CV and covering letter to Matt Large at matt.large@cooksdoors.co.uk with the subject line “Trainee Gate and Barrier Engineer”. 


For any more information on this position please call 01603 410304.