Simply Electric Gates
01252 513811

We are now seeking an enthusiastic Service/ Installation Engineer with experience in installing, maintaining, and servicing automatic gates and barriers and the related equipment.

As small company of prestigious gate installers, this is your opportunity to take pride in your work and be appreciated for your efforts.  

You will preferably have an electro / mechanical background with  groundworks and finishing; experienced in the installation of FAAC, CAME  and other automation equipment.

You should have a strong understanding of the legal requirements of the automation industry including carrying out risk assessments, force testing and Cat 2 and 3 safety edges, although ongoing training will be provided.

17th Edition IEE  or Part P certification would be advantageous, but is not essential.

Candidates must be hardworking and a team player with the ability to work on own initiative. We operate within one and a half hours’ travel from Farnborough, Hampshire.


* To complete installations, repairs and upgrades for prestige customers.

* To establish and maintain relationships with staff, clients, sub-contractors and suppliers.

* To complete the diary and keep the office informed of progress.

* To problem solve with test meters and wiring faults.

* To undertake ground works and finishing as required.

* To take appropriate actions on site to ensure non-chargeable return visits are minimised.

* To ensure van and tools are kept in good condition.

* To attend training courses on new equipment and practices as required.

Our Requirements:

* The successful applicant will have experience in maintaining, servicing and installing automatic gates and barriers.  
*  Must be able to do a full install with support.

* You must be experienced in electrical installations, electronic systems/circuits and hydraulic systems.

* Must have knowledge of safety issues although ongoing training is provided.

* Welding/Fabrication skills.

* Brick laying skills would be preferred but are not essential.

* Use general power tools competently and safely.

* Be able to undertake groundwork and finishing.

* Ability to work to own initiative and as part of a team.

* Full clean driving licence, although candidates with 3 points will be considered.


* £negotiable salary

* 40 hours per week

* 20 days holiday (plus 8 bank holidays).

* Van provided

Job Type Permanent, but suitably qualified sub contractors are welcome to work with us.