Automatic Door Engineer. £50-70k. London. Field Based. Van and fuel card provided. - London

£40000-70000+. Full UK driving Licence required
Ref: 3876 Date Posted: Friday 10 Nov 2023

Automatic Door Engineer / Industrial door / Auto Door / Engineer / ADSA / ADIA / EN 16005

Disrupt Agency are recruiting for several M&E Based engineering positions covering Automatic doors and/or Access Systems /Access controls.  All vacancies are working for a growing organisation that specialises within the Property sector providing Installation, Maintenance and Service Engineers for Automatic Doors /Industrial doors and Entrance Systems/ Access Control. 

All positions are London based with an opportunity for regular overtime at Tx1.5 for over 40 hrs each week, Tx1.5 for Saturday and Tx2 for Sundays and Bank holidays. All work is for commercial clients and for permanent positions offering long term career progression, training/development and job security.

Automatic Door Engineer Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Servicing, maintaining and repairing various automatic door systems and all associated entrance and access equipment
  • Electrical and mechanical fault finding.
  • Build good working client relationships 
  • Reporting and logging of parts and materials including keeping check of stock levels 
  • Communicate the status of jobs via company CRM to colleagues and managers
  • Operate all equipment in a safe and efficient way according to all relevant legislation, policies and procedures
  • Ensure the correct storage of equipment, power tools and materials
  • Ensure Company Vehicles and Office storage areas are kept clean and tidy, in line with safety regulations
  • Ensure awareness of health and safety policies and procedure including protective equipment and clothing
  • Complete and maintain health and safety records including COSHH assessments and ensure knowledge of data sheets for all equipment and materials used
  • Manage quality control of workload.
  • Complete accurate notes on clik at completion of works with correct start and end times, materials used and additional notes for additional repairs
  • Always working to all Company policies and practices, legal regulations and to undertake relevant training and development.

Competencies of an Automatic Door Engineer

  • Previous experience working on all types of automatic door and security systems.
  • Valid EN 16005 certificate or ADSA OR ADIA Training/accreditation
  • CSCS Card
  • Experience and training within industry manufacturers –Record, Dormer, Getsy, Sliders, Revolving Doors
  • Knowledge of health and safety regulations, legislations, policies and procedures
  • Experience working in a customer facing environment
  • Maintains current knowledge with the latest technology


Skills/Behaviours Of an Automatic Door Engineer

  • High attention to detail, ensuring all work is finished to the highest quality and standards
  • Excellent organisational skills with the ability to work in a fast paced, deadline driven environment
  • Excellent communication skills in dealing with clients, colleagues and management.
  • A natural problem solver who can be flexible to a changing work schedule and adapt to the needs of each specific client/job based on SLA’s that ensure customer deliver and satisfaction. 
  • Ability to use initiative and work with minimal or no supervision
  • Self-motivated with a positive and professional approach to work with the ability to absorb and understand technical explanations quickly and analyse and solve problems accurately.

Further information

  • Given the nature of this work this will require someone who can be flexible with start and finish times and is willing to put in the work that is required to get the job done. This often involves changing start and finish times to accommodate our client requirements and often provides opportunities for overtime.
  • This is a field-based role and hours will vary depending on client request for early or late starts and even Out of Hours working, all of which are remunerated to support the best engineers.
  • A full UK driving licence is essential for this role.