Junior Plant Technician / Apprentice Plant Fitter

St. Albans
08 Jun 2017
06 Jul 2017
Elina Lund
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Title: Plant Fitter

Location: St Albans

Salary: Competitive

Job Type: Full Time, Permanent

Our Client is a leading integrated service provider of bespoke recycling solutions.

Candidates should possess:

* Good standard of welding and fabrication.
* Experience of working on heavy plant and equipment is highly desirable as is working knowledge on conveyors and systems and mechanical handling equipment.
* Able to carry out planned maintenance and breakdown repairs on the company’s small fleet of modern HGV’s Therefore, a background within construction, demolition, quarrying or the recycling industry would be particularly appropriate and this role will suit an “all-rounder” with a flexible attitude and proactive working style.


* Working on Fork-Trucks and other plant equipment.
* Carry out fault diagnosis and repair of HGV and plant equipment.
* Ensure servicing schedules are followed in accordance with manufacturer’s specification.
* Ensure that the maintenance is up to date in order to reduce Vehicle, Mobile Plant and Fixed Plant downtime.
* Carry out routine safety inspections on all core plant equipment.
* Offer mechanical support to all plant, vehicles, trucks and equipment.
* Ensuring that you trained on all aspects of garage and maintenance equipment.
* Reviewing Health and Safety practices and implementing changes with the assistance of your Line Manager.
* Providing a safe working environment for all staff and operatives who enter the Workshop.

Required Skills:

* Problem Solving
* Good organisational Skills
* Good Communicator
* Team worker.
* Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines.
* Flexible working.
* Must be able to make decisions unaided
* Follow both written and verbal instruction

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Candidates with experience in areas of; Maintenance Engineer, Mechanical Engineer, Electrical Engineer, Production Engineer, Plant Equipment Technician, Service Engineer, Plant Technician, Machine Fitter, Machine Assembler, Machine Technician, Machine Engineer, Plant Engineer, Fitter, Assembler will also be considered for this role.