Exciting Opportunities for Engineers

Summit Platforms is a national provider of powered access and telescopic handler hire, as well as machine sales, contract hire and associated training.

We are dedicated to providing the latest in modern equipment accompanied with the highest levels of customers service. Every Summit platforms depot has a locally based hire desk team to look after our customers’ requirements, using their extensive knowledge of the industry and the local area they serve. Our hire desk teams are supported by our teams of highly skilled engineers who ensure the equipment our customers receive is of the highest quality.


James was one of the very first employees, number 2 in fact, here at Summit Platforms. James joined as Workshop Manager in our Birmingham depot and was here before the first platforms arrived. He is now an integral part of our management team as our National Engineering Manager

Summit Platforms has grown rapidly since it was founded in 2014 and now operate one of the largest and youngest fleets in the UK. We are dedicated to providing our engineering teams with a safe, secure, fulfilling and challenging work environment, with an emphasis on training, mentoring and career progression. This coupled with one of the UK’s youngest fleets, is why Summit Platforms achieve a high retention rate within our engineer teams across the UK.

Career Progression at Summit Platforms

Jackson Chilton joined Summit Platforms as a yard operative and, following successful graduation through our apprenticeship programme, is now a mobile service engineer.

There are many ways to forge an engineering career at Summit Platforms. We care about your development and offer the support and training you need to become the best you can be.

You’ll be able to take part in manufacturer training, keeping you up to date with the latest technologies from leading powered access manufacturers such as Genie, JLG and Skyjack. Diagnostic tools are provided and you’ll be fully supported by your line manager and fellow engineers.

Our aim is to provide you with a safe, secure, fulfilling and challenging work environment, with an emphasis on training, mentoring and career progression.

To start your engineering career with us, take a look at the positions available at your local Summit Platforms depot

If none are available right now in your area, we still want to hear from you! Send your CV to [email protected]

Working for Summit Platforms

A great place to work

High spec Ford Transit Custom

Full workwear / PPE is provided

One of the most modern fleets in the UK

Professional, clean and safe working environment

Well-equipped workshops

Company mobile / laptop provided

depending on job role

Personal Development

Manufacturer training

Diagnostic tools supplied with training

Opportunities for career progression

Rewarding your work

Excellent overtime rates

25 days holiday

plus bank holidays

Performance rated bonus

Life insurance

Pension Scheme

Your work is appreciated

Want To Join The Team?

If you’re interested in becoming part of the Summit Platforms engineering team, fill out your details below and we’ll be in touch.

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