Workshop Engineer / Heavy Plant Fitter

Reference

REV/AR/064255

Sector

Engineering

Salary

£40,000 Per Annum

Town/City

Caldicot

Contract Type

Permanent

Closing Date

10/06/2024

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Workshop Engineer / Heavy Plant Fitter

Location: Caldicot, Gwent

Salary: Up to £40k + Excellent Benefits

Monday - Friday, 8:00am - 4:30pm (40 hours)

The Client:

Our client is a privately owned mineral and aggregates contractor with extensive experience in the plant industry.

The Role:

As a Workshop Engineer / Heavy Plant Fitter, you will report to the workshop manager and undertake repair and maintenance of heavy-duty quarrying equipment.

Responsibilities:

  • Conduct inspections, local machine preparations, and installations of various attachments.
  • Perform major overhauls on engines, transmissions, axles, and hydraulics.
  • Diagnose and troubleshoot technical issues efficiently.
  • Work independently and collaboratively within a team.
  • Maintain accurate records and documentation of work completed.
  • Pursue continuous learning through internal and external training opportunities.

Requirements:

  • Previously worked as a Workshop Engineer, Heavy Plant Fitter or in a similar role.
  • 5+ years' post-apprenticeship experience in heavy construction plant maintenance.
  • NVQ Level 3 / City & guilds or equivalent qualification in engineering hydraulics, pneumatics, and electronics.
  • Previous experience in heavy quarry / mining / construction equipment maintenance.
  • Possess engineering qualification in plant maintenance, agricultural machinery, or HGV mechanics.
  • Understanding of diagnostic procedures and equipment.
  • Familiarity with Tier 4 and 5 engines, regen, and adblue systems.

Apply now for this exceptional opportunity to work with a dynamic team and further enhance your career.

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