Workshop Engineer (Heavy Plant Equipment)
Job Type:
Bedfordshire, Northamptonshire
£12-£14 per hour DOE + O/T
Closing Date:

You will carry out servicing and maintenance of heavy plant/access and various construction equipment up to 40 tonne, effectively diagnosing mechanical and electrical faults in a workshop environment. 


The Role

You will need to have previous experience of carrying out PDI's and identifying required parts for repairs.


You will apply good standards of engineering practice at all times.

Maintain test instruments to ensure they remain in good condition and follow a strict compliance of health and safety at all times


This role will involve you working on a self-employed basis.


  • The ability to service, maintain and repair construction plant ensuring equipment is fit for delivery and reduce the number of breakdowns
  • Maintain Health and Safety standards
  • To work in line with the company quality assurance guidelines
  • To work as part of a team


To be successful
  • Ability to carry out administration tasks
  • Health and Safety awareness
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Mechanical, Electrical & Hydraulic Aptitude
  • NVQ level 2 in plant maintenance or equivalent would be advantageous
  • CSCS card an advantage


The Company

A nationwide company providing heavy plant/powered access/equipment to the construction industry and due to expansion now looking to recruit a plant engineer based at the depot near Welling borough.


£12-£14 per hour DOE + O/T

Agricultural, Capital Equipment, Construction Plant, Groundcare, Heavy Plant, Piling, Plant Hire, Quarrying, Rail Plant

Alternative Job Title(s):
Diesel Engineer,Diesel Fitter,Fitter,Heavy Plant Engineer,Heavy Plant Fitter,Inspector,Maintenance Engineer,Mechanical Engineer,Mechanical Fitter,PDI Inspector,Plant Fitter,Senior Engineer,Service Engineer,Workshop Engineer

PATH is a specialist recruitment agency for the Specialist Hire Arena working within Plant or Tool Hire, Powered Access, Power Generation, Pumps, Rail, Lifting/Materials Non Mechanical Specialist related sectors.

Please Note: Not all Vacancies are advertised on our Website. If you would like to be considered for other opportunities, please visit our Candidates page where you shall see the option to Register and Upload your CV. A member of PATH Recruitment Ltd will be in touch if your Skills/Experience matches the Criteria.

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