Workshop Fitter

Location Northampton, Northamptonshire, England
Discipline: Construction Plant, Capital Equipment
Associated job titles: Workshop Fitter , Workshop Engineer
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £28k - 31k per year
Contact name: Georgina Wittich

Contact email:
Contact phone: 01933 667220
Job ref: 38364
Published: 25 days ago

Workshop Fitter  - A fantastic opportunity for an experienced workshop fitter to progress your career within the plant/agricultural industry.  Our client,  a national construction hire company, based near Wellingborough is looking to expand their already well established team of workshop fitters -  Salary up to £31,000 DOE

Responsibilities for the Workshop fitter

  • You will be maintaining, servicing and repairing all types of plant/agricultural machinery 
  • You will be carrying out any fault-finding, maintenance and repairs to the equipment both in the workshop and out on site
  • Attend site when necessary to cover breakdowns with an additional allowance paid for call outs
  • To manage administration tasks and complete all service and repair records accurately.
  • Work well under pressure and retain a positive attitude to customer service.
  • Maintain Health and Safety to Company and HSE regulations.

To be successful:

  • You will have worked previously as a mobile plant/agricultural engineer, plant fitter, plant technician or plant mechanic
  • You will ideally have an NVQ or City and Guilds qualification in plant/agricultural maintenance or be time-served
  • You will have experience carrying out maintenance on JCB, CAT, diggers, dumpers, excavators, Volvo, Bomag or Kubota

The Company

You will be joining a national company who has become a leading supplier of plant/agricultural machinery to the construction industry and related sectors. With depots located nationwide, they are currently seeking a workshop fitter to join one of their busiest depots and is able to keep up with demands of the company.