Mobile Plant Engineer

Location Kirkliston
Discipline: Plant Hire, Tool Hire, Powered Access, Agricultural, Material Handling, Heavy Plant, Construction Plant
Associated job titles: Assistant Manager , Service Engineer , Senior Engineer, Engineer, Plant Fitter , Mobile Fitter , Mobile Engineer , Mechanical Fitter , Engineer Mechanic , Heavy Plant Fitter, Heavy Plant Engineer , Fitter, Diesel Fitter , Diesel Engineer, Access Engineer
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £28k - 32k per year + company van and overtime
Contact name: Rachel Simpson

Contact email: Rachel.simpson@pathrecruitment.com
Contact phone: 01933 667229
Job ref: 38869
Published: 2 months ago

Mobile Plant Engineer - If you have experience working within the plant hire industry and are seeking a new challenge, then this role could be for you! You would be joining a reputable company covering sites in and around Edinburgh. Salary up to £32,000 DOE plus company van, and overtime! With this role, you will be required to be on call once every eight weeks. You will receive an on call allowance in addition to any hours worked.

Job Role:

  • As the mobile plant engineer, you will be a key member of the mobile team responsible for maintaining, repairing, and servicing a range of plant machinery and generators.

  • Carrying out complete strip downs and overhauls on customer machines on site

  • Have knowledge of risk assessments, method statements, and Health & Safety

  • Be available for call-outs for emergency breakdowns.

  • During quieter periods, you will be required to assist the engineering team within the workshop.

Key Skills:

  • NVQ or City and Guilds qualification in plant maintenance or equivalent.

  • Full UK driving license.

  • You will have experience within a plant hire background

  • You will previously have worked as a mobile plant engineer, field service engineer, mobile engineer or mobile fitter.

Benefits of the Mobile Plant Engineer

  • Overtime available

  • Early finish on Friday 

  • 30 days holiday including bank holidays

  • Mobile Phone

  • Company van

  • Training and Career Progression

  • up to £32,000 DOE 

The Company:


You will be joining a market-leading hire company who provide a range of plant and small tools to various sectors. Due to their ongoing success, they are now seeking a mobile plant engineer to join their established team who is able to keep up with the demands on the company. 

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