Workshop Technician

Cole & Yates Recruitment
Basic Salary from £25000 to £28000 depending on experience
14 Jul 2017
13 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
We are recruiting for an experienced Workshop Technician to support all aspects of servicing, repairing and maintaining Grounds Maintenance, Landscaping and Arboricultural equipment such as chainsaws, strimmers, mowers etc., as well as the Fleet Vehicles (Vans), Tractors, Fore-Loaders and Composters for our client who are a well established Landscaping and Grounds Maintenance provider within the South East.

As the Workshop Technician you will be responsible for supporting the Workshop Manager in the full service, maintenance and repair of fleet, plant and machinery to support a £15 Million operational business where having working tools, machinery and vehicles is a key requirement.

Your responsibilities will include:
• Assembling, maintaining and repairing a wide range of machinery and vehicles.
• Inspecting machines, engines, transmissions etc., and running diagnostic tests to discover issues.
• Maintain machinery, equipment and systems as well as giving advice on correct maintenance and preventative measures to the machine / vehicle users.
• Troubleshoot and resolve problems in a timely manner.

The Workshop Technician will need to have:
• Proven experience as a Mechanic / Technician.
• Proven ability to work with various machines and tools associated with Grounds Maintenance / Landscaping / Tree Surgery related equipment.
• Excellent knowledge of machinery, including hydraulic, electrical and other systems and components..

On offer for this role is a basic salary of between £25000 and £28000 dependent on experience.