Heavy Plant / HGV Maintenance Fitter


TPP - Mc003
Greater Manchester
£28000 - £32000 per annum + + 28 days holiday
Heavy Plant / HGV Maintenance Fitter

As a Heavy Plant / HGV Maintenance Fitter you'll be working in a busy and fast paced site, repairing, servicing and conducting preventative maintenance of a variety of fixed and mobile plant equipment, machinery and lorries / HGVs.

You may have worked in the following industries: Quarrying, Aggregates Composting, Anaerobic Digestion, Landfill, MRF, Plastic, Metal, Waste Management, Recycling, Manufacturing, Processing, Fabrication, Water Utilities, Power Plant, Wood.
PREVIOUS TITLES (not exhaustive): Heavy Plant Fitter, Maintenance Technician, Mechanical Engineer, Plant Technician, Service Engineer. ROLE: Heavy Plant Fitter - Recycling Plant In this position, you will undertake repairs of HGVs, fixed and mobile plant equipment.

Your duties will include:
Repairing and servicing skip loaders, hook lifts, loading shovels, shredders, trommels, crushers, screeners, grabbers, excavators, forklifts and telehandlers
Completing preventative maintenance on engines, motors and all moving parts
Working with operations manuals, diagrams and sketches
Ensuring that health and safety standards are complied with
Advising the Management Team on whether continued operation of equipment could be hazardous
Recording detailed and accurate repairs information relating to repair inspections or completed repair jobs
What will I need to be considered for this Heavy Plant/ HGV Maintenance Fitter?
Proven experience working in a similar Heavy Plant/ HGV Maintenance /Mechanical Engineer role
Experience of working on fixed and mobile plant equipment
Perseverance and a dedicated approach to getting the job done
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and remain calm under pressure
Superb interpersonal skills with ability to communicate at all levels
Excellent problem solving and organisational skills
Flexibility towards tasks
Experience of working with hydraulics would be advantageous, although not essential

You will be required to service mobile and fixed plant equipment on- site.

EXPERIENCE: Heavy Plant Fitter - Recycling Plant Experience as a Heavy Plant Fitter / Mechanical Engineer / Multi-skilled Mechanical Maintenance Fitter / Maintenance Technician or related is essential. You will have gained experience working on fixed and mobile plant equipment. Experience of working with hydraulics would be beneficial. 1

Monday to Friday plus Every other Saturday 7.00-12.30

Up to £32,000 + benefits


+ 28 days holiday