Heavy Plant Mechanic

09 Jul 2021
06 Aug 2021
Contract Type
Full Time
A fantastic opportunity for an experienced Heavy Plant Mechanic to join one of the UK's leading waste management specialists, and be part of an established, professional, and growing company. The Heavy Plant Mechanic will be responsible for diagnosing faults, maintaining, repairing, and servicing heavy recycling planet machinery at a number of sites.

The successful candidate will have a minimum of 5 years' experience within the mechanical engineering industry, possess relevant qualifications, and have a good working knowledge of hydraulics, electrics, and engines. In return, the Heavy Plant Mechanic will be rewarded with a competitive salary and benefits package.

Hours of work: 9am -5pm

Key Responsibilities:

?? Carrying out planned and preventative maintenance on all plant machinery and equipment.

?? Carrying out fault finding diagnostics of all plant machinery and equipment.

?? Liaise daily with planet service controllers for all breakdowns/planned maintenance/LOLER inspections.

?? Report any damage/issue of any company assets to the planet service controller.

Essential Skills

?? 5 years' experience in the mechanical engineering industry, with relevant qualifications.

?? Good working knowledge of hydraulics, electrics, and engines.

?? Experience working on shredders, loading shovels, and 360s (desirable)

?? Able to work alone, fault-find quickly, and maintain positive working relationships with customers.

?? A flexible approach and a 'can-do' attitude.

?? Strong time management skills.

?? Experience within the plant fitting industry

KEYWORDS: mechanical engineer, engineering, hydraulics, electrics, engines, plant machinery, fault finding, diagnostics, plant fitting

For more information or to apply for this position please call our recruitment team on (phone number removed) or apply online for a call back.

Unfortunately due to time restrictions we cannot respond to every applicant, in the event that we haven't contacted you within 48 hours please take it you have not been successful for this particular role, but your details will be kept on file and considered for all future vacancies.

We are acting on behalf of the client as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

We are an equal opportunities agency and welcome applicants from all backgrounds