Temple Lifts is currently looking to recruit a Construction Assistant to join our existing passionate Lift Installation teams, to support the increasing number of sales of quality new lift products, across the London & South East area.

You will have/be:

  • Ideally, although not essential, already possess a CSCS card and some experience in the construction environment
  • An understanding and respect for the importance of safety and safe working, including the acceptance of the use and wearing of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) supplied by the Company
  • Full manual dexterity and a good level of fitness, this job requires significant physical activity and confidence in working at height and manual handling is necessary 
  • Flexible in terms of travelling and working on different project sites and with different customers
  • Good communicator and team worker with a cheerful professional approach to colleagues and customers
  • A reasonable and safe working standard of English
  • Ideally, some GCSEs including maths and English
  • Undertaking and completing installation work within the allotted hours and to a high standard and with a quality finish
  • Although training will be provided, once trained, the ability to work confidently on tasks without constant supervision
  • Liaising with your Manager and team colleagues in the day-to-day running of jobs
  • Completion and submission of all relevant online forms or paperwork and reports
  • Maintaining good housekeeping and work standards on-site
  • Where appropriate, a willingness to participate in periodic overtime where necessary
  • Live within the London / SE postcode area
  • Ideally a full driving license, or learning to drive, mobility will be an advantage
  • Entitled to work in the United Kingdom
  • Immediate start available
  • Subject to a six-month probationary period

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Safe working, at all times, in accordance with our safety procedures
  • Working in a team to complete lift installation programs
  • Working safely, but efficiently 
  • Completion and submission of all relevant processes online or paperwork and reports
  • Adhere to Temple Lifts’ procedures and policies
  • Maintain good housekeeping and work standards on-site

Benefits include:

  • Company sick pay following the probation period
  • Temple Lifts provides a contributory pension scheme which you will be auto-enrolled into (subject to the conditions of the scheme).
  • Paid annual leave entitlement of 25 days during a complete holiday year. Additional to this, you will be allowed 8 days for public/bank holidays each year with either pay or alternative days as agreed with us.
  • Life Assurance. During your employment with Temple Lifts, you will be covered under our Employee Life Assurance policy which provides a death service payment equivalent to two times your annual salary.

Temple Lifts is an equal opportunities employer and has a strict anti-discrimination policy which includes but is not limited to age, sex, sexual orientation, origin and disability.

Additionally, we have a culture of continuous improvement, and appropriate training ensures that every employee has the opportunity for personal development.

Temple is a part of Hitachi, accordingly, candidates will have the longer-term possibility of development and career opportunities within the wider Hitachi group of companies.

All applicants must already reside and have the right to work in the United Kingdom, the Company regrets that it cannot accept applications from any individuals without this entitlement.

Contact us to apply