Liftability is currently recruiting a full time engineer to install, maintain and service stairlifts, domestic vertical lifts, hoists and other mobility products.

The ideal candidate would have a stairlift background with good communication skills, however a suitable electrical/mechanical engineering background would be considered providing the candidate is keen to learn and develop their skills.

All manufacturer specific training will be provided.

We are looking for a well-motivated and enthusiastic person to join our team based in Southampton, covering the south of England, reporting directly to the senior engineer.

Full training on all products, Competitive salary – up to £25,000, Annual performance bonus, Regular Overtime, Out of hours call out rota, Company Van, Mobile phone, 22 Days Holiday (plus public holidays), Pension Scheme


  • Experience in (or knowledge of) installing, removing, repairing and servicing of stair lift and hoist products
  • NVQ Level 2 (or equivalent) in stairlift installation/maintenance (desirable but not essential)
  • Experience in maintaining Stannah, Platinum, Minivator, Freelift, Ceiling Track Hoists and other third party products
  • Good communication skills
  • Outstanding customer care skills
  • Good level of efficiency and productivity
  • Flexible approach to work
  • Understanding of electronics and good mechanical background
  • Both team spirit and ability to lone work
  • Experience in hoist products (desirable but not essential)
  • Full clean driving licence
  • CRB Check

Salary is negotiable depending on experience.

Hours are 8.00 am – 5.00 pm Monday to Friday and the candidate will be required to be included on our out of hours call out cover on a rota basis.

Liftability Ltd is an equal opportunities employer.

To apply, please email your CV and covering letter to

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