Mobile Fitter

Recruiter
Flannery Plant
Location
Newport
Salary
£14 - £16/hour
Posted
15 Jun 2017
Closes
15 Jul 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Mobile Fitter
P Flannery Plant Hire is a blue chip company & one of the biggest suppliers of operated & self drive plant hire in the UK

Mobile Fitter SUMMARY OF ROLE
The mobile Fitter is responsible for all duties associated with the post including fitting/welding duties at our Newport depot and the South West and Midlands

Mobile Fitter KEY FUNCTIONS
• Maintenance and repair of mobile & fixed plant and equipment as requested at the Newport Depot & surrounding areas

• Follow instructions as directed by the Plant Manager

• Assist with the safe operation of the work area and any customer site

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
• Maintenance and fitting duties on a wide range of Plant items such as hydraulic excavators, sweepers, dumpers, vacuum excavators, telehandlers and FLT’s associated with the normal day to day works carried out.

• Cutting and welding as requested by Plant Manager

• Keeping accurate records e.g. pre-delivery inspections and returns inspection of plant, records of works carried out and parts used

• Liaising and working with outside contract fitting staff

• Complying with delegated responsibilities in the areas of Safety, Health and Welfare and have a proactive approach towards the reduction/elimination of accidents and dangerous occurrences in the workplace

• Working with depot manager to procure mechanical parts, supplies and services from a wide range of suppliers to ensure minimum downtime and maximum availability and reliability of plant and equipment

• Working in South Wales, South West, & the Midlands on plant items

• Carrying out any mechanical repairs and maintenance duties assigned or requested by supervisor and or Service Manager

• Follow work practices and instructions as directed by Supervisor
The above list is not exhaustive and you may be required to take on other duties and responsibilities for the effective and efficient performance of your role.

Mobile Fitter Qualifications and Experience

Mobile Fitter Essential Criteria
• 2 years post qualification experience working as a fitter

• Experience and competency of fault-finding, maintenance and repair of heavy duty construction plant

• Have experience of working with minimum supervision on 3rd party sites

• Knowledge and awareness of Health, Safety and Welfare practice and legislation, with experience of on-site construction situations

• Possess the ability to understand and interpret engineering drawings

• Ability to work in a team environment

• Must have own tools

. Must have a full driving licence.

. Company vehicle provided.

. Good hours available