JOB TITLE: Tool Fitter (Hire)


Industry : Engineering & Technical Job Location : Leicester
Job Reference : 12405CJ Job Category : Engineering
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 03/06/2016
 
Salary & Benefits : £20000 - £22000 per annum + Bonus, Holiday
 
Experience Required : See Job Description
 
Education Required : See Job Description



Please note you must be permitted to work in the EC to apply for this job.

Job Summary

Are you a hands on tool fitter with a background repairing and maintaining a variety of small tools and small plant equipment including, saws, grinders, breakers, chainsaws etc in a workshop based environment? If so you maybe well suited to this role. The UK's leading Plant and Tool Hire Company a recruiting for a Tool Fitter to join their growing team in Leicester. If you're looking for an opportunity to progress and develop in an award winning company this maybe something to take a look at.


Job Description

Tool Fitter
Based in Leicester (Thurmaston)
Paying 20k - £22k

The Role

Are you a hands on tool fitter with a background repairing and maintaining a variety of small tools and small plant equipment including, saws, grinders, breakers, chainsaws etc in a workshop based environment?
If so you maybe well suited to this role. The UK's leading Plant and Tool Hire Company a recruiting for a Tool Fitter to join their growing team in Leicester. If you're looking for an opportunity to progress and develop in an award winning company this maybe something to take a further look at.

Your Remit

The Tool Fitter will service and repair the full range of hire equipment and products; maintaining the quality, safety, reliability and availability of hire stock in a cost effective manner. Experience in fitting mechanical and electrical equipment is essential for this role preferably small tools

Tool Fitter main duties will involve:

*Promote teamwork between colleagues, to ensure delivery of an effective workshop performance
*Routine service and maintenance of all hire equipment and products
*Liaise with the Workshop Manager when spare parts are required to ensure cost effective repairs
* Liaise with Workshop Manager to estimate and advise on equipment repair costs also providing recommendations regarding write off, damage and recharge to customers
*Advise Workshop Manager of repairs covered under warranty
*Carry out refurbishment of equipment and products where necessary
*Ensure service records are maintained and updated onto Spanner and daily worksheets are populated
*Adhere to company guidelines on Health & Safety at Work
*Complete statutory inspections when required
*Adhere to damage process, ensure product damage is highlighted
*Maintain and ensure maximum workshop productivity in line with company targets
*Represent the company and values of the business and portray a professional and businesslike image to all customers, potential customers and other people you meet in the course of your work.
*Be a key driver in serious about safety by leading from the front
*Ensure workshops and products / equipment are maintained to our 360—¦ brand.
*Carry out other tasks and duties as required

The Candidate:

The ideal Tool Fitter will have;
*Experience in fitting mechanical and electrical equipment is essential for this role preferably small tools
*Technical understanding of products and hire equipment
* Product knowledge including powered access range / access range preferred
* Manual handling awareness
* Strong communication skills


The company;
The Tool Fitter will work for the UK's original tool and equipment hire company who offer excellent scope for progression

Bluefire Consulting are the recruitment agency working on this vacancy.


Job Keywords

tool fitter, small tool, repair, maintenance, 2 stroke, 4 stroke, engine, mechanical, electrical, PAT, testing, saw, grinder, chainsaw, hire, workshop, static, plant, small plant, drill, jigsaw, hands on,



Bluefire Consulting is an equal opportunities Employment Business/Agency specialising in Engineering recruitment on a UK wide basis.

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