Door Engineer

  • Apprenticeship Reference: 677884118-2
  • Date Posted: 4 August 2022
  • Apprentice Employer: Plan B
  • Location: Hammersmith And Fulham, London
  • Apprentice Pay: £32,000 to £55,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: See the amazing benefits package
  • Apprenticeship Sector: Engineering
  • Apprenticeship Type: Permanent

About this Apprenticeship

The Opportunity:

The Door Engineer will be joining a leading national and global product brand recognised throughout the industry for quality pedestrian and high-performance entrance solutions. As a Door Engineer, you will be specialising in the repair, maintenance, and servicing of entrance systems for a UK market leader.

However, if you do not have the full experience, or have been an apprentice or engineers mate, you will be given all the support you will need, along with an incredible 4-week detailed training programme, all certificates, and courses are paid, allowing you the opportunity to progress from a junior or an industrial door engineer to an automatic door expert.

Job Description:

The Door Engineers' daily duties, depending on their location, includes visiting customer sites covering, the Central London area, carrying out planned and preventative maintenance, and other service activities on a complete range of automatic pedestrian, swing, and sliding automatic doors. The engineer will be able to follow logical and systematic steps to diagnose existing and potential faults by providing excellent customer service, advising on replacement of wear and tear parts to avoid breakdowns between service visits, upgrades to improve functionality.

Skills / Experience:


Responsible, reliable, punctual, and trustworthy.

Electrical, mechanical Industry experience.

Clean driving license, other operating licenses is also of benefit. IPAF etc.

Able to work on your own, managing your time and workload accordingly.

Develop good working relationships with other co-workers and customers.


Electrical and Mechanical qualifications, in the door and entrance systems industry

ADIA / ADSA BS EN16005 Certified

Good IT skills

Ability to work efficiently within a team and individually

Benefits Package:

Premium overtime at Time and a third, time and a half and double time

You will receive an on-call premium (1 week in 4) £200.00 PW (£2,400 pa)

Premium overtime when you are called out

Allowance (£1200 to £1,900 pa)

Bonuses, with the opportunity to earn around £55,000 plus

33 days leave plus bank holidays

Full product training, progression, and development opportunities

4 weeks of Induction training program



Death in service

A modern, fully kitted out van, with all the tools you will need



Fuel card (Keeps you moving)

Company uniform

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