Lead Mechanical Plant Fitter

28000.00 - 31000.00 GBP Annual
09 Oct 2019
06 Nov 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client is a specialist in the construction industry, supplying equipment and technical solutions since 2006.
Due to a relocation of their business they are seeking a Lead Fitter to service all their equipment on site and supervise 2 further fitters within the workshop. You will carry out work on excavators, mini pilling machines, holding drums and other small plant.
Main duties:
Maintaining service and inspection records for all plant and attachments
To ensure preventative maintenance, repair work, overhauls and installations as appropriate is carried out as per instructions from Maintenance
Fault find mechanical and basic electrical faults and repair equipment in breakdown situation.
To ensure parts and equipment availability prior to commencement of any maintenance or repair work being carried
To anticipate, report or repair any Service equipment requiring remedial work that may affect the continuity of Plant operations
To complete accurate records for all work completed using Service and Inspection schedules
To identify and maintain quantity and functionality of tools and equipment as instructed by the Manager
To ensure issued Personal Protection Equipment is maintained in a safe and hygienic condition and used throughout the course of your related duties at all times
Maintain accurate and up to date records and files
To comply with company health, safety and environmental policy, highlighting any issues appropriately.
To act in accordance with the company's Health, Safety and Environmental policies
Key skills and experience.
All candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK and be within commutable distance to Luton
Key Skills and Experience:
You will need a UK driving licence
Good telephone manner
Excellent IT skills
Experience in a similar role
Able to work on your own initiative
You must have your own tools
You must have supervised or managed others previously