Interested in a career in powered access?

Do you dream of a stable career where your daily job is not just driving from A to B?  If you have ahead for heights, you may like a career in the access industry.   Elev8 are offering experienced HGV Class 2 (or above) drivers the opportunity to become a MEWP Operator.


Experienced MEWP Operators with HGV Class 2 have the potential to earn an OTE of £50,000 at Elev8.  Elev8 MEWP Operators are paid for all the time they work, including travelling time from depot to our clients sites, and have generous stop out allowance and overtime rates.  Our  MEWP Operators are employed by Elev8 and get all the normal benefits of employment including holiday entitlement and a company pension.


Our MEWP Operators get the opportunity to travel across the UK and be involved in world class engineering projects.

P640 access platform providing safe work at height in Wales

Reasons Elev8 MEWP Operators enjoy their jobs

We asked our team why they loved operating MEWPs for a living and some of the answers they gave were

  • Every day in the job is different
  • Getting to meet new people
  • Clients are always pleased to see you arrive
  • You get to use your brain setting up MEWPs in diverse locations
  • Being able to operate different makes and models of access platforms
  • Elev8 feels like a family run company, where you are treated like a person not a number
  • Being able to talk directly to the MD who listens to common sense
  • The pay is good
S35EM MEWP providing safe work at height for Telecoms a upgrade in Essex

Interested in a career in powered access?

If you are a HGV operator who is looking for a change of career and want to join an established company that takes your safety seriously and is going places, please fill out your details and our recruitment team will be in touch.  We will not share your information with third parties at recruitment stage, you can read our full privacy policy for job candidates here.

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