Workshop Engineer / Fitter
£25,000 – £30,000 + OT
A fantastic career opportunity for a Mechanical Fitter experienced in the repairs and maintenance of plant equipment & machinery to join an industry leading company based out of their Fareham location.
Our client is a successful, well-established, and growing plant & equipment business. Due to company success and growth, they are currently looking to strengthen the workshop team in Fareham, with an experienced fitter who can come in and hit the ground running with minimal supervision.
- As Workshop Engineer, you will carry out planned maintenance activities to ensure that various plant operate safely and reliably. The maintenance will include PDIs, safety LOLER inspections, servicing and general damage repairs.
- You will be responsible for the repair and maintenance of all types of machinery from 1.5t mini diggers to 35t excavators, as well as dumpers, rollers and telehandlers.
- You need to be self-motivated and be able to turn around machines quickly with accuracy, and you will also be responsible for ensuring the machinery is fit for hire.
- Previous experience carrying out repairs & maintenance of plant machinery such as, telehandlers, diggers, excavators, dumpers etc…
- Ideally qualified in NVQ Level 2/3 in Plant Maintenance OR a Diesel Mechanical Qualification
- Full Driving Licence with no more than 3 points
- Able to demonstrate a full and varied knowledge of plant machinery.
- Having a CSCS card would be an advantage but not essential.
- Good spoken and written English
- Resilient in dealing with changes in priorities, juggling a number of activities
- The ability to understand, analyse and articulate issues both simple and complex
- The ability to generate alternative approaches to problems
- A competitive annual salary dependent upon experience
- Access to a wide range of benefits
- Up to 25 days holiday excluding bank holidays
- An additional day leave on your birthday
- The chance to work with a company who genuinely care about their employees
If you are interested in this fantastic opportunity and you have the required experience, please apply with your up to date CV right away.