Plant Fitter

Location Dagenham
Discipline: Plant Hire, Commercial Vehicles, Powered Access, Agricultural, Rail Plant, Quarrying, Cranes, Heavy Plant, Demolition, Construction Plant, Capital Equipment
Associated job titles: Assistant Manager , Powered Access Engineer, Workshop Fitter , Workshop Engineer , Plant Fitter , Mobile Fitter , Mechanical Fitter , Mechanical Engineer , Inspector Maintenance , Heavy Plant Fitter, Heavy Plant Engineer , Fitter, Diesel Fitter , Diesel Engineer
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + Plus overtime
Contact name: Leo Edwards

Contact email: Leo.edwards@pathrecruitment.com
Contact phone: 01933 667223
Job ref: 39501
Published: 21 days ago

Receive plenty of training & overtime available in this brand new Plant Fitter opportunity! Product and equipment training is available with career development opportunities. Work on a large fleet of modern construction plant machinery including heavy plant, powered access and plant hire equipment based at their depot near to the areas of Dagenham and Romford. The chance work for this arm of the business which is just one part of a global offering.

This Plant Fitter role is to support the companies needs in the day to day requirements of service, maintenance and repair of construction plant equipment. Now would be a fantastic time to join a manufacturers trained team; offering overtime and career development. Some work will be based in the field with overtime opportunities available at time and a half. 

You will be working for a progressive rental supplier of new and used plant equipment across the UK who are looking for an additional engineer to join their busy but friendly workshop.

Duties for the Plant Fitter will include:

  • Carrying out preventative maintenance to construction plant equipment including Kubota, Komatsu, Thwaites and JCB
  • Routine servicing and repair of plant equipment including diesel engines, hydraulic systems and vehicle electrics
  • Preparing new machinery before the fleet is hired out to customers
  • Diagnosing faults using fault finding equipment or computer-based software packages eg CANBUS.
  • Supporting customers with solutions in a timely and effective manner

To be successful within this role, you will have previously worked in positions such as a plant mechanic, plant engineer, Plant Fitter, service technician, service fitter, service engineer or heavy plant engineer related to the construction industry.

As a Plant Fitter you may be qualified in NVQ or City and Guilds in Plant, engineering or Agricultural maintenance with a CSCS card.

Benefits for the Plant Fitter

  • Ongoing manufacturer training courses provided in the UK & Europe
  • Increased holiday allowance with time served
  • Overtime rate and salary on offer is very competitive

Does this sound like what you are looking for? Then apply today!

You can reach me on 01933 667223 or via leo.edwards@pathrecruitment.com to discuss this or any other vacancies you may be suited to.

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