Program lift controller


Configure the lift controller to make sure the lift operates correctly and efficiently. Set the desired operating mode for one lift or for lift group operation. Maximise comfort while minimising travel time.

Alternative labels

lift controller configuration
programming lift controller
programming of lift controller
configure lift controller
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configuring lift controller

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Relationships with occupations

Essential skill

Program lift controller is an essential skill of the following occupations:

Lift installation supervisor: Lift installation supervisor monitor the installation of lifts. They keep an overview of the proceedings, assign tasks, and take quick decisions to resolve problems.
Lift engineer: Lift engineers set lifts into a prepared framed hoistway. They install support assembly, set up the lift pump or motor, piston or cable, and mechanism. Lift engineers connect the necessary electronic elements to complete the installation and connection of the lift cabin. They also perform the necessary steps to inspect and repair lifts, as well as the shaft and any associated electronics. Lift engineers make sure every inspection and report action is noted in a log book, and report to the client on the state of the serviced lift.

Optional skill

Program lift controller is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this skill may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.




  1. Program lift controller – ESCO


Last updated on September 20, 2022