Plant Engineer

Location Southampton
Discipline: Plant Hire, Rail Plant, Heavy Plant, Construction Plant, Capital Equipment
Associated job titles: Workshop Fitter , Workshop Engineer , Mobile Fitter , Mobile Engineer
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Contact name: Georgina Wittich

Contact email: Georgina.wittich@pathrecruitment.com
Contact phone: 01933 667220
Job ref: 38791
Published: about 1 month ago

Plant Engineer - Southampton based - An opportunity has arisen for a plant engineer to carry out preventative maintenance to construction plant equipment in the workshop and out on site covering breakdowns on diggers, dumpers, excavators, powered access, forklifts, telehandlers, rollers. Offering additional training, a competitive salary and excellent benefits including no weekend working

Benefits:

  • Monday to Friday only
  • £30k - £40k DOE
  • No weekends
  • Company Van provided 

Responsibilities of the Plant Engineer

  • Carrying out preventative maintenance to construction plant equipment such as diggers, dumpers and excavators. 
  • Routine servicing and repair of equipment including mechanical and electrical systems both in the workshop and out on site
  • Supporting customers with solutions in a timely and effective manner
  • Attending breakdowns on customer sites, providing outstanding customer service at all times.

To be considered, you will have experience repairing equipment such as diggers, dumpers, excavators, powered access, forklifts, telehandlers, rollers etc. An NVQ or City and Guilds qualification would be desirable, however time-served experience as a plant engineer will also be considered for the right candidate.

Previous experience in plant hire, a full UK licence.

Company:

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a reputable hire company who supply a wide range of plant machinery and tools to the construction/plant hire industry and related sectors. 

This company has a stable team with opportunities to progress further within the business. 

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