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Plant Fitter

Plant Fitter

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Truck & Bus

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  • Salary:

    £30k - 40k per year

  • Contact:

    Ellie Hargreaves

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    0333 222 5978

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

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Plant Fitter

Salary of the Plant Fitter:
£30,000 £40,000 + overtime + Bonus Scheme
Monday to Friday

***My client has remained fully operational and extremely busy during the pandemic providing job security to all employees***

Location of the Plant Fitter

My client, a successful specialist in Excavation and plant are recruiting for an Plant Fitter for their business.

You will work during plant shut downs and immediate repairs in the event of an equipment breakdown. With expertise ranging from leak repairs to fault finding, our field service technicians will quickly and efficiently ensure your equipment continues to do the job for which it was intended.
The aim is to provide the best hose repair service in this area

Key responsibilities for the Mobile Plant Fitter :

Attend plant and HGV breakdowns at customer sites and effect repairs to ensure minimum down time. Trouble shoot and fault find any defects on machines and carry out repairs as necessary. Carry out installation and repairs of R.C.I, S.L.I and weigh-loader systems.

·Test vehicles and plant machinery and diagnose faults
·Work on HGV's, light commercials and Construction related plant
·MOT prep
·Minor body damage
·Recognise and report vehicle/component defects or symptoms of impending failure
·Service, adjust and repair vehicles/components
·Complete job records
·Order replacement parts
·Ability to listen
·welding and hydraulics

Essential Qualities for the Mobile Plant Fitter:

·Previous experience in mechanics (2 years minimum in Heavy vehicle, plant and agriculture)
·Strong experience in electrics over hydraulics
·Mechanical Engineering Experience preferred
·Hydraulic Hose/pipe manufacture and installation experience preferred.
·MS Word & Excel
·Ability to follow work processes in detail.
·Full Clean Driving License
·Forklift truck driving experience although not essential
Please contact Ellie Hargreaves @ Auto Skills or send CV to
Or call - 0333 222 5978 (mobile friendly) 07387 100 559