Automatic Door Engineer - West

At Gilgen, we are passionate about quality and innovation. We believe in people; putting our customers and employees first in everything we do. As a successful growing business we give our employees the platform to take responsibility and be themselves in an exciting, diverse, market leading arena. Are you passionate about having ownership and making a difference? Are you eager to learn and grow with the business? Do you think outside of the box and enjoy overcoming challenges with a strong team spirit? We are currently recruiting for experienced service engineers to join a highly motivated and experienced team to cover automatic work throughout the West Region.

The Company:

Gilgen Door Systems, a member of Nabtesco Group in Japan, is renowned for its innovative door drive systems and overall solutions for use in-door, gate and folding-wall systems. Our employees are at the centre of our operations and our values run through the company in everything we do: We believe in ensuring our employees receive the very best in training and development to deliver an exceptional standard of customer service. We offer an inclusive and welcoming culture where teamwork, continuous development and empowerment are the pillars that support our success.

The Position:

As an Automatic Engineer, reporting to the Field Territory Manager, you will be responsible for installing, servicing, maintaining and repairing automatic doors. The position requires you to work closely with your team as well as liaising with other departments throughout the company, ensuring that you carry out a dynamic risk assessment for every site minimising all potential risks to yourself and others. You will also be diagnosing and quantifying repairs or upgrades and providing pricing accordingly. You will also be expected to participate in the out of hours call out and standby rota.

Skills and Experience


  • Effective communication skills
  • Exceptional time management and organisation skills
  • Computer literate
  • Previous experience with Automatic door systems



  • Previous experience with gates and barriers
  • Previous experience with Industrial door systems
  • Relevant CSCS card
  • Customer service experience


Benefits Include:

  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Company van & mobile phone
  • 23 days annual leave rising to 28 after 5 years’ service

For further information regarding this position, please contact:

Neil Plummer, General Manager – West at

No agencies please


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