Posted: 16/08/2019

/ Workshop Engineer /

Job Description

Our client have a number of fantastic opportunities for experienced Workshop Engineers in Kent.

You should have experience working on a range of construction plant equipment to include some of the below ideally.

They run a wide range mixed-fleet including: small construction equipment, truck mounted loaders, dump trucks, tele-handlers, excavators, dozers, a 200 truck fleet and a small fleet of cranes ranging from 30T-50T.

Responsibilities vary:

  • Repair maintain and service, plant, equipment and associated ancillaries to current LOLER and PUWER legislation, both at regional location and on site.
  • Assist in maintaining data integrity on the Fleet Management System.
  • Carry out inspection programmes on equipment and report as required.
  • Maintain local stocks of spares, CES, ancillaries, attachments and local technical documentation, as appropriate.
  • Collect and input management information arising from maintenance and transaction activity, as required, using relevant systems.
  • Undertake delivery, collection and exchange of equipment and transactions, including inspections, for handover/handback of equipment as required.
  • Ensure that safe systems of work are adopted and company Health & Safety and Environmental policies are adhered to at all times.
  • Ensure that when working remotely effective time management systems are adopted to maximise output.
  • Undertake unscheduled repairs within certain financial limits, to remove plant and/or equipment from use due to unsafe condition.
  • Order spare parts etc keeping within budget.
  • Prepared to work weekends, overtime and on-call

Essential:

  • Must have experience in diagnosis of plant failure, working on construction plant equipment/ maintenance
  • City & Guilds/ NVQ or equivalent in mechanical engineering
  • Computer literate
  • Full UK driving licence
  • Physically fit to load and unload equipment and tools
  • Valid passport

Interested applicants should Apply to Crane and Plant World Today. Contact us in confidence.

Job Title/ Workshop Engineer

Type/ Candidate

Salary/ Negotiable

Location/ Ipswich, Kent

Hours/ Full time