Mobile Piling / Heavy Plant Fitter

Recruiter
PWS Technical Services (UK) LTD
Location
Manchester, Leeds, Sheffield, Newcastle
Salary
£40000 - £50000/annum plus overtime, bonus, lodge etc
Posted
17 Jun 2017
Closes
17 Jul 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Mobile Piling / Heavy Plant Fitter - Plus extensive overtime, bonus, lodge and package etc

Our client is proud to be one of the world’s leading foundations engineering contractors, and has earned an enviable reputation for best in class innovation and R&D technology, and the successful delivery of many of the industry’s most significant and recognised major projects. The company actively promotes partnering through all of their projects and is committed to achieving continual improvement with the objective of increasing their performance, future opportunities and making their workplace a platform for employee excellence. Their dedicated team are involved in a comprehensive ongoing training programme designed to ensure they are equipped to meet the changing needs of this exciting industry. Our client is focused on building upon their history and reputation of quality workmanship and timely project completion. The company actively promote
partnering through all of their contracts and are committed to achieving continual improvement with the objective of increasing their performance, future opportunities and making their workplace a platform for employee excellence.

Due to continued growth and a number of recent successful contract awards our client is now seeking to appoint a Fitter required to work on a wide variety of equipment. You will be carrying out repairs, servicing and planned / reactive / preventative maintenance on a wide range of large construction machinery and heavy plant. Candidates with experience of working on piling rigs (large diameter / LDP / CFA), tunnelling / boring machines or drilling rigs are encouraged to apply for this challenging and exciting opportunity. Our client will offer you a stable and secure career with further qualifications, training and development also available.

You will also be required to carry out the servicing, inspection and repair of a fleet of large piling rigs that must be kept in a “fit for purpose” state at all times. You will be mostly working on hydraulics and electrical systems, as such, a good understanding of both these areas is required. The position will also involve producing, keeping and maintaining reports, servicing records and other paperwork with a high degree of accuracy and efficiency. To carry out this role successfully you will also require a full UK driving licence.

This position requires an individual with a demonstrable track record of providing practical, hands on expertise to a wide range of heavy construction plant, piling rigs and / or large construction machinery. A rewards package to attract the best is on offer, this will include a generous basic salary, bonuses, overtime payments, accommodation allowances, a fully financed commercial vehicle and an extensive additional benefits package.

We are committed to equal opportunities. We wish to ensure that all applicants are treated fairly and appointed solely on their suitability for the post irrespective of race, gender, age, disability, caring responsibilities, sexual orientation, marital / civil partnership status, religion / belief or nationality