JOB TITLE: Plant Fitter


Industry : Engineering & Technical Job Location : Manchester
Job Reference : 12433CJ Job Category : Engineering
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 14/06/2016
 
Salary & Benefits : £21000 - £23000 per annum + Hol, Bon, Pen
 
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 plant engineer with a background repairing and maintaining a variety of small plant equipment including, compressors, to excavators, dumpers and small tools in a workshop based environment? If so you are well suited to this role. The UK's leading Plant and Tool Hire Company a recruiting for a Plant Fitter to join their team in Manchester. If you're looking for an opportunity to progress and develop in an award winning company this is something to take a further look at.


Job Description

Plant Fitter (Mechanical)
Paying £21k to £23k
Based in Manchester
The Opportunity
Are you a hands on plant engineer with a background repairing and maintaining a variety of small plant equipment including, compressors, to excavators, dumpers and small tools 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 Plant Fitter to join their growing team in Manchester. 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.

The Role

You'll join the team as a mechanically experienced Plant Fitter and will look after the 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. We need a Plant Fitter who has a background repairing compressors, excavators, dumpers and small tools.

Job Responsibilities:

Within your role the aim of the game is to:
*Promote teamwork between colleagues across all locations, 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
*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 business like 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
If you're looking to join this award winning company that has a history of training and nurturing talent within its ranks you'll need a few skills to begin with:

Experience in repairing mechanical plant equipment, compressors, generators, mini excavators and dumpers
Experience in fitting mechanical and electrical equipment
Experience working with pneumatics and hydraulic systems
Technical understanding of products and hire equipment
Manual handling awareness
Strong communication skills
Driving licence desirable

The Company

The Plant Fitter will work for the UKS current leading plant and tool hire company and award winning company who in recent years have won awards for Employer of the Year and Growth Business of the Year.

The Package

Paying £21k to £23k plus pension, holiday and bonus.
The shift pattern will be Monday-Friday 7.30am-4.30pm/8am - 5pm


Job Keywords

mechanical, fitter, plant fitter, plant, engineer, small plant, compressors, excavators, dumpers, tools, hire, workshop, static, engineering, electrical, testing, maintenance, repair, service



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