Aerial Work Platform / Mobile Elevated Platform Workshop Engineer

Recruiter
GBR recruitment ltd
Location
Kent
Posted
10 Jan 2018
Closes
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
GBR Recruitment Ltd are working in partnership with a AWPs / MEWPs business recruiting for experienced Aerial Work Platform / Mobile Elevated Platform / Powered Access Workshop Engineers to join the companies expanding operation servicing, maintaining & repairing the rental fleet (Scissor Lifts, Hydraulic Booms, Spiders, Genies etc..)
This is an exciting opportunity to join the service department within one of the most established hire companies in the UK.
The depot is expanding and the company is looking for a service engineer to be part of their continued success and ambitious growth plans.
Are you an experienced Powered Access Aerial Platform Engineer residing in the South-East London / Western Kent area, looking for a fresh rewarding challenge in 2018 if so then this could be the role you have been looking for.................
Role and responsibilities:
  • Carry out pre-delivery inspections (PDIs), servicing, repairs, and maintenance of the fleet of rental / for sale equipment.
  • Work with the engineering team to ensure equipment in the yard is available as quickly as possible to meet customer needs
  • Accurately completing all necessary recording of checks, following company procedure at all times.
  • Communicate effectively with the engineering team and hire office / controller to make sure that the depot maintains maximum machine availability.
The ideal candidate will have:
  • Relevant time served experience & qualifications (NVQ Level 2 in Construction Plant Machinery or Maintenance) within the powered access aerial platform industry eg. CAP, IPAF operators license or manufacturer courses.
  • Good knowledge of Work at Height Regulations, LOLER and PUWER
  • Strong mechanical, electrical & hydraulic knowledge / experience within a powered access background (AWPs, MEWPs, Scissor Lifts, Hydraulic Booms, Genies etc..)
  • Experience in fault finding / diagnostics.
Employee Benefits:
  • This position also comes with fantastic employee benefits
This role is commutable from the following Areas:
TN13, TN14, TN15 postal areas
South-East of London / Western Kent
Greensand Ridge, Maidstone, Bromley, Tonbridge, Ashford, Dartford, Weald, Rochester, Grays, Croydon, Caterham, Oxted, Epsom, Swanley, Crawley, Wrotham, Sittingbourne, Rainham, Chipstead & Edenbridge
Interviews to take place immediately for the right caliber of candidate

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