Plant Engineer

Location Ashton in Makerfield
Discipline: Plant Hire, Heavy Plant, Construction Plant, Capital Equipment
Associated job titles: Goods in , Workshop Fitter , Workshop Engineer , Plant Fitter , Mobile Fitter , Mobile Engineer , Engineer Mechanic , Field Service Engineer, Mobile Plant Engineer , Mobile Plant Fitter, Heavy Plant Fitter, Heavy Plant Engineer , Engineer
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £38k - 45k per year + Company Van+Overtime
Contact name: Georgina Wittich

Contact email:
Contact phone: 01933 667220
Job ref: 41400
Published: 19 days ago

Plant Engineer- Based near Ashton-in-MarketfieldSalary up to £45,000 DOE, plus company van and lots of overtime. 

A new opportunity has become available to join a reputable construction plant hire company, based in the workshop and covering the North West region working on heavy plant equipment up to 45 tonnes. 

The Role of the Plant Engineer

  • You will be required to attend site breakdowns, carrying out fault finding, repairs, along with routine service and maintenance on plant machinery including diggers, dumpers and telehandlers.
  • You will be required to liaise with the parts department along with ensuring all the compliance paperwork is completed accurately
  • Adhere to health and safety requirements and ensure your workplace and van is clean and tidy at all times

Plant Engineer key skills:

  • You will ideally have previous experience working in a similar role 
  • NVQ Level 2 or City & Guilds in plant maintenance or equivalent would be an advantage but NOT essential
  • We are looking for a engineer with a flexible approach, who can work within a team in a rewarding but demanding role
  • Driving licence is essential.

Benefits for the Plant Engineer:

  • Salary up to £45,000 DOE
  • Company Van
  • Overtime available 
  • 23 days holiday plus bank holidays 
  • Monday-Friday working hours 

The Company
You will be joining a well established hire company, who have various depots located throughout the UK. Due to their ongoing success, they are looking to add a Plant Engineer to their established and stable team

Applications welcome from plant engineers, plant fitters, Field Engineers, agricultural engineers with previous experience in an electrical/mechanical role

Please note that all potential employment offers are subject to pre-employment checks.