Plant Fitter

  • Job Reference: GH104
  • Date Posted: 15 March 2021
  • Recruiter: Spider
  • Location: Colchester, Essex
  • Salary: £24,000 to £28,000
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Mechanical / Plant Fitter

Spider Recruitment Services, the specialist recruitment division of Spider are working with a leading organisation specialising in the Plant Hire and construction equipment sector who are now seeking an additional plant fitter to add to their existing team.

This is a full-time, permanent role joining a busy team who are all tasked with the maintenance and upkeep of the fleet of plant they keep at their site, which they hire out.

The job entails maintenance, fault finding and repairs to diesel and petrol equipment, hydraulics and electrics on site as well as in the depot. This will include items, but will not be limited to equipment such as Diggers, Dumpers, Excavators, Rollers, Crushers etc.

You will carry out essential maintenance and servicing to the wide range of hire machinery either at the depot, or on-site with clients. You will offer breakdown resolutions and an effective repairs service to ensure excellent customer satisfaction. The ideal candidate would ideally be experienced in dealing with AdBlue issues and will have worked on machines such as Hitachi, Volvo, Komatsu, Bomag, Thwaites, Terex, Kubota, Atlas Copco.

• Must be able to work under pressure.

• Carry out planned and preventative maintenance on all plant and equipment

• Carry out fault finding, diagnostics of all plant equipment

• Liaise daily with plant service controllers for all breakdowns/planned maintenance/inspections etc

• Carry out inspections on plant and equipment

Engineers will have worked in a similar role previously, with a background in mobile plant products or agricultural Equipment.

A basic starting salary of £24,000 - £28,000 is on offer for the role along with a generous remuneration package so please apply by forwarding an up to date CV as soon as possible. We look forward to hearing from you.

This vacancy is being advertised and handled by Spider, an Online Job Advertiser and Specialist Recruiter, who provide recruitment services in Suffolk, Norfolk, Essex, Cambridgeshire and beyond.

Additional keywords: Heavy Machinery, Plant, Hire, Tool Hire, Vehicles, Commercial, Construction, Agricultural Equipment

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