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Installation Engineer

Hitchin, GB, SG4 0AB

Sep 28, 2022




Automatic Door Engineers & Technicians. Are you looking for a great opportunity to work for a market leader in their field?


A chance to develop new skills and to work within a highly experienced team of engineers on high profile, site based installation work? 


dormakaba is the market leader in the provision of secure, automatic, industrial and manual door systems for every space that matters. With 15000 employees covering 130 countries we are a true global organisation with all the resources and facilities that impliies. 


We are now recruiting  INSTALLATION ENGINEERS covering a wide range of sites & Projects across the South East of the UK, predominantly in London.





As an Installation Engineer you will be expected to cover the install and commissioning of dormakabas’ Automatic Door products, from our standard swing door and sliding door core products, through to complete door packages. Normally working with at least one collegue, you will spend a number of days on site on each instalation, liaising with main contractors and site staff as well as the projects office in our UK headquarters. The work can vary from carrying out remedial work to work involving additional costs so you need to be communicating with the projects office on a regular basis to ensure that all these costs are captutred.  Much of this project work will be construction site based so we are looking for candidates who currently have a CSCS card of some description.  Some sites may have just a single installation and some may need multiple installations dependant on the clients requirments which will determin how long you will be at a single site..


Ideally you will of had some exposure to the service, installation and maintenance of automatic, industtrial and/or manual door systems, training on our company products can be provided.The role will mean that you will also be expected to commision the installation to BSEN16005 standards. So ideally the successful candidate with be qualified as an Automatic Door Engineer to EN16005 but training can be given.





To be considered we are looking for individuals with:


  • Experienced in automatic or industrial door systems, however candidates with shop fitting, window fitting, electrical trades and other similar expirence will also be considered
  • Proven ability to work to drawings and instructions 
  • CSCS card
  • Drivers licence with no more than 3 penalty points
  • Excellent customer facing skills with the ability to deal with site staff at all different levels..





At dormakaba we are a globally successful company, with a family business culture employing more than 15,000 employees worldwide. In the UK, we offer and training opportunities, as well career progression and support over 550 employees in the field as well as within our 13 different office locations.


We care for our employees and so as well as an attractive salary offering and paid overtime, we also provide the following benefits:


  • Product Training
  • 25 Days Annual Leave + Bank Holidays
  • SMART Pension Scheme (Enhanced Company Contributions)
  • Life Insurance
  • Healthcare Support, including an Employee Support and Assistance Programme
  • Employee Discount Platform
  • Internal Recognition & Reward Schemes



Interested? Do you think you fit the profile?


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We look forward to hearing from you.

dormakaba UK Ltd.









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