Workshop/Mobile Plant Fitters

Recruiter
Flannery Plant
Location
London (Greater)
Posted
07 Dec 2018
Closes
10 Dec 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
P Flannery Plant Hire is a blue chip company & one of the biggest suppliers of operated & self drive plant hire in the UK. We are currently looking for a mobile fitter and yard fitter for our head office in Wembley and surrounding areas

SUMMARY OF ROLE:

The Fitter is responsible for all duties associated with the post including fitting/welding duties at our Wembley depot and surrounding areas

KEY FUNCTIONS:

• Maintenance and repair of mobile & fixed plant and equipment as requested by the workshop supervisor both at the site and our depot

• Follow instructions as directed by the workshop supervisor
• 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, dumpers, telehandlers and dozers
• Cutting and welding as requested by workshop supervisor
• 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 Workshop supervisor 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
• Carrying out any mechanical repairs and maintenance duties assigned or requested by Workshop supervisor and or Service Manager
• Follow work practices and instructions as directed by Workshop 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.

Qualifications and Experience

Essential Criteria:

• 2 years post qualification experience working as a plant 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

A very competitive salary will be offered to the successful candidate

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