Working For Us
We are a globally respected, team-based organization with a solid history of success built up over 150 years and driven by forward-thinking design and technical excellence. Vital to our continuing success is the high value we place on the talents, skills and development of all our 1,500 employees.
We believe in maintaining an environment that allows each individual to have a positive impact on the success of the company. We offer a competitive salary and benefits package, together with modern facilities and a friendly environment that is synonymous with the name Stannah.
Learning and Development
We want our people to enjoy their work and feel they have all the skills they need to do their job to the best of their ability. We offer in-depth training and performance coaching, and regularly assess our people’s development needs to ensure everyone has the support to achieve their potential.
No matter which area of the business you join, you’ll receive an induction that will help you settle into your team, help you to understand your role and leave you feeling passionate, inspired and excited about your career with Stannah. Interested? Find out more about current job opportunities with Stannah.
Three of the Stannah Group Operating Companies offer Engineering Apprenticeships every year. There are three main types of apprenticeships available.
Graduate Apprenticeships – Manufacturing
Graduate Apprentices are normally post ‘A’ level students who study on a day release basis initially for an HNC/HND then an Honours Degree in Engineering with Business. Both of the manufacturing sites in Andover recruit Graduate Apprentices.
Advanced Apprenticeships – Lift Engineer/Electrical Design
The Advanced Apprenticeship training programme is usually four years in duration and includes both college based and on-the-job training culminating in a BTEC Electrical/Electronic Engineering ONC/HNC. Exceptional students may be selected to study for an Engineering Degree at a later stage. Lift Engineer apprenticeships are available nationwide. Electrical Design apprenticeships are available in Andover.
Apprenticeship – Craft Apprenticeship
The Craft Apprenticeship training programme is usually four years in duration and includes both college based and on-the-job training culminating in a relevant qualification such as an ONC. Craft Apprenticeships are available in Andover.
Rewards & benefits
We know our phenomenal success is due in large part to the commitment to quality, dedication and hard work of all our lift and stairlift engineers, trainees & managers.
We expect only the best from our employees and we feel it’s only fair that they’re well rewarded, so we offer:
- Good rates of pay and share in company earnings
- Contributory pension scheme
- Modern, friendly working environment
- 25 days annual holiday plus bank holidays
- Excellent training and support to help staff achieve their potential
- A passionate, inspired and exciting career with opportunities for promotion
- Three types of engineering apprenticeships
- Post A level, day release Graduate Apprenticeships in Manufacturing
- Advanced Apprenticeships in Lift Engineer/Electrical Design
- Craft Apprenticeships leading to qualifications such as ONC
Current job opportunities
See for yourself the Stannah job vacancies currently available and how you can make a difference to the next chapter in Stannah’s success story. We are waiting to hear what you have to offer.
Whatever your lifting needs, we have a solution.From a small service lift to a special passenger lift or an escalator we are here to provide solutions to all your lifting needs. And even if you have special requirements that you can’t find listed, we can still help with our bespoke solutions.
Low to medium rise solutions for 6-33 persons.Traction or hydraulic drive. Motor room-less. Wall-mounted or structure-supported. Complete flexibility of choice and finishes. See for yourself how we can lift your expectations.
Wheelchair and platform lifts, travelling up to 12m.Conventional vertical platform lifts. Enhanced range with an enclosed cabin – much more like a passenger lift. Inclined platform wheelchair lifts. A wide range of access solutions for a wide range of access issues.
Service and goods lifts from 50kg to 3000kg.Make moving easy with the UK's best-selling range of dumbwaiters and goods lifts. With over 20,000 installs we offer fast delivery and excellent customer service.
Our escalators are perfect for busy environments.The best answer to people moving supplied, installed and maintained by our teams of specialist engineers.
Moving walkways, travelators, moving pavements, conveyors, autowalks…Whatever you call them, our products are making the moving of people a little easier all over the UK.
Providing solutions is our business – and we love a challenge.From major projects in demanding or historic environments to a special lift for a unique project, we can provide you with a solution and support you all the way. We love a challenge – try us!
We love a challenge!That's exactly why we have our Major Projects team. We take on out-of-the-ordinary and special projects that involve so much more than just the supply of lifts.
Let's talk.Our Major Projects Team are totally focused on presenting our capabilities through face to face meetings and the tendering process, winning and delivering projects on time and within budget.
Engineering excellence.At Stannah Lift Services we have a wealth of lift expertise developed in one independent company over almost 150 years of lift engineering.
It's in the detail.The team are skilled in all aspects of project management and delivery. Meticulous attention to health and safety and quality drive every project.
We might surprise you.Kings Cross Station, The London Hippodrome, Cornwall Terrace – just a few of the projects that demonstrate our extensive experience.
It's team work.We can't do it alone – our relationships with lift consultants, architects, surveyors and contractors is key to our success – we become a part of your team.
Keeping people and goods moving all over the UK.We have a network of highly trained engineers delivering 24/7 local service, nationwide. And not just on our products – on other manufacturers' too. Also providing lift refurbishment services, helping our customers to meet legislation and improve their equipment's performance.
Expert support for all lifts.We provide local lift services, nationwide. Our team of over 300 engineers currently look after more than 81,000 lifts nationwide. Whatever the lift, we're only a call away.
Our expertise can help you make that difference.Upgrading lift equipment can increase performance, save money and reduce environmental impact. Find out more about how we can help.
You're never far away from a Stannah lift engineer.With eleven branches right across the UK, we're always on hand to help, 24/7, 365 days a year.
For customers with multi -locations across the UK.Our National Contracts team can provide a single point of contact to simplify the management of your lift portfolio, making your life a little easier.
We aim to keep you moving.Need a service engineer or some advice about your Stairlift or Homelift? Simply contact your local service branch and they'll do the rest.
Our services can extend the life of your equipment.Upgrading escalators or moving walkway equipment can increase performance, save money and reduce downtime in busy environments. Find out more about how we can help.
Straightforward servicing to keep people and goods movingIt's important to keep your lift in the best working order and that's where we can help. Three contract types, offered for all makes and models, provide a broad framework for servicing and maintenance.
We offer a flexible approach and tailored options to Local AuthoritiesWe manage multiple Local Authority maintenance contracts across the UK, each one managed locally by one of our service branches. We work through the tender process to give you the best service and value for money.
Keeping you up to date, at every level.Stay abreast of all our latest projects and company news or reference a wealth of resources – including our download centre for all your technical needs.
Those all-important details.A whole toolkit of useful technical resources for our main product ranges, all gathered together in one place. Includes product datasheets, CAD blocks and user handbooks.
Invaluable product information for download.Brochures, user manuals, information booklets and corporate literature all stored in one place for your convenience.
Product specifications.Product information created by NBS for Stannah which can be copied into your specification document.
Hot off the press.News stories that reflect who we are, what we do and how we go about doing it.
What we do, in pictures.See for yourself how our products are helping the movement of people and goods, every day in every corner of the UK.
When it's good to get a little more depth…Read about project all over the UK or download for future reference. Find out who we're working with and why.
Lifts are a complicated business.Let us make things that bit easier. Find lots of useful lift industry reference material – all free and gratis.
Want to know more about us? Here it is.Interested in our company values, our history, our structure and – our most important asset – our people? Want to read why our customers choose us? Interested in a career with us? Let us tell you all about Stannah.
Our family name is on every product we sell.So it's no wonder our customer satisfaction is our number one priority!
Our experience of the lift industry is virtually unsurpassed.Joseph Stannah began making crane hoists in the 1860s and today we are proud to remain a long standing British, family-owned company.
We conduct our business ethically, fairly and responsibly.And we like to do business with like-minded people. Whether you're interested in working with us or working for us, we'll tell you what we stand for.
Our people are our business.We believe in maintaining an environment that allows each individual to have a positive impact on the success of the company. Come and join us.
Ensuring everything is done by the book.Our products and services meet and exceed all required standards. Our accreditations are comprehensive. Here's a breakdown of the accreditations we hold and the bodies with which we are affiliated.