PLANT FITTER

Recruiter
Forward Assist Recruitment
Location
London (Greater)
Posted
11 Feb 2018
Closes
15 Feb 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
National plant hire company with a great reputation is looking to add to its team. As a heavy Plant fitter you will be expected to undertake the servicing, diagnostics, repair, inspection and delivery of all vehicles, plant and equipment to comply with legislative, Client and Company requirements.
MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES
Provide details of engine hours worked information for each item of plant
Undertake maintenance of hire fleet vehicles as qualified and directed
Undertake road transport vehicle maintenance activity as directed
Undertake routine testing of safety-critical systems and equipment as directed
Undertake annual inspection of plant equipment without a lifting capability to meet statutory requirements
Maintain comprehensive records, both electronically and in hard copy, for each vehicle and item of plant and equipment to demonstrate the performance of all pre-hire checks, routine servicing, statutory inspection and breakdown repair
Undertake the correct and regular maintenance and calibration of all equipment in accordance with instructions
Maintain and inspect lifting accessories to the required standard
Report any defect in vehicles and plant and monitor safety performance
Ensure that all errors, non-compliance and complaints are logged, raised and handled according to the requirements of the Company`s QMS system
Ensure that all fire extinguishers supplied with machines are inspected and passed fit for purpose prior to the machine being released for despatch to site
To attend required safety briefings and ensure you understand the context and what is required of you
To suggest suitable modifications to any track plant that may enhance its performance or capabilities

Essential Skills
* Heavy plant experience
* Good mechanical engineering skills
* Qualified or time-served diesel fitter
* Holds current driving licence

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