Workshop Plant Engineer

Location Portishead
Discipline: Plant Hire, Powered Access, Heavy Plant, Demolition, Construction Plant
Associated job titles: Administrator, Field Service Engineer, Powered Access Engineer, Mobile Plant Fitter, Mobile Plant Engineer , Workshop Fitter , Workshop Engineer , Engineer, Mobile Fitter , Mobile Engineer , Engineer Mechanic , Heavy Plant Fitter, Heavy Plant Engineer , Fitter, Diesel Fitter , Access Engineer
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £30k - 34.5k per year + overtime
Contact name: Rachel Simpson

Contact email:
Contact phone: 01933 667229
Job ref: 40469
Published: 24 days ago

This is a brand new Workshop Plant Engineer opportunity! Salary up to £34,500 DOE plus overtime. Product and equipment training is available with career development opportunities. You will be joining a national hire company who strive to provide outstanding customer service, ensuring they supply the UK with a range of modern plant equipment. 

Commutable from Avonmouth, this Workshop Plant Engineer role is an extremely reactive position where you will support the company's needs in the day to day requirements of service, maintenance and repair of construction equipment including Excavators, Telehandlers, Dumpers and Diggers.

Responsibilities of the Workshop Plant Engineer to include:

  • Carrying out preventative maintenance to the company's construction equipment.

  • Quickly and effectively diagnose faults on equipment to ensure minimal downtime for your client

  • Providing solutions to queries from customers on site, liaising with the hire desk where required

  • Liaise with the parts department to ensure your van is fully stocked at all times

  •  Follow safety and house keeping standards in your area of work both in our workshop and at customer sites

  • Representing the company in a professional and knowledgeable way

It would be ideal that you have previously worked in positions such as Engineer, Mechanic, Plant Fitter, Mobile Plant Fitter, Workshop Plant Fitter, Workshop Plant Engineer Service Fitter, Service Engineer or Service Technician. You will ideally have an NVQ or City and Guilds qualification in construction plant maintenance or similar. You must hold a full UK driving license. 

Benefits of the Workshop Plant Engineer:

  • Certified training as well as manufacturer training courses provided.

  • Monday to Friday working hours. 

  • 23 days holiday plus bank holidays. 

  • An additional days holiday for birthday. 

  • Working for a market leading hire company.

  • Career progression routes available

  • £34,500 DOE + overtime.