Location: Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 5 months ago
Contract Type: Permanent
Industry: Construction
Contact Name: Julia Glancy

Plant Fitter

Job Description

We are looking for a qualified full-time Plant Maintenance Engineer/Fitter for a permanent or long-term role in Hemel Hempstead. The role would be working with specialist equipment, transport, and plant including heavy plant drilling rigs, cranes, and piling equipment, and rail plant.

This role is based in the depot with occasional travel to sites as per business requirements. You will be required to take responsibility for organising the day-to-day preparation of specialist plant & equipment within the depot. To service and maintain a fleet of construction machinery (excavators, dumpers, rollers, etc.) and other vehicles including HGVs.

In this role, you will work on a wide variety of heavy plant machinery including, large drilling rigs, excavation cranes, tunnelling and piling equipment and rail plant. You will be part of a team that primarily deal with the planned service and repair of these systems.

You will deliver professional maintenance to maximise plant efficiency and make sure all health and safety measures are in place.

Main requirements:

  • Qualified plant fitter/mechanic
  • Proven track record with the heavy plant, Dumper Trucks, Loading shovels, Excavators, Pilling rigs. Rail plant
  • Knowledge of mobile plant & ability to understand electrical and hydraulic schematics
  • Hydraulics and Electrical Systems knowledge, Plant equipment, Excavators, Shovels, Forklifts, Telehandler
  • Welding and Fabrication skills an advantage
  • Full Driving Licence
  • Good verbal communication skills


Disclaimer: This vacancy is based in the United Kingdom. Barker Ross Recruitment only operates in the UK and can only process applications from candidates who are currently a resident and eligible to work in the UK.

Whilst we endeavour to contact you following your response due to the high volume of applications this cannot always be possible. If you have not had notification within 7 days unfortunately your application has not been successful.

This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of Barker Ross Group who is acting as a recruitment agency.

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