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Plant Fitter

  • Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
  • Sector: Mechanical Engineering
  • Date posted: 15/06/2018
  • Job reference: J381759A

Plant Fitter

£12-£12.71 pr hr

x1.5 for overtime

Full time, Permanent

39 hrs p/wk + Overtime

Newton Based

I recruit for a FTSE 250 Organisation who offers Engineering Support Services. They have over 80 years' experience in high voltage overhead power line design, construction and refurbishment. Their activities range from one-off projects to fully managed turn-key construction and refurbishment programmes.

They are looking for an experienced Plant Fitter which will sit within the Power business area and supports the Plant & Equipment Department in the plant workshop and occasionally across various operational sites throughout the UK.

The main purpose of this role is to maintain and repair plant equipment in accordance with Workshop Management procedures and maintenance schedules.


  • The inspection, repair and maintenance of all plant equipment including, but not limited to, winches, tractor units, all-terrain vehicles, HGV's and vehicle mounted cranes.
  • Effectively complete and submit documentation, recording all work carried out on plant equipment in accordance with Workshop Management procedures.
  • The carrying out of scheduled maintenance and planned inspections.
  • To compile legible and comprehensive inspection reports and carry out structured investigations on damage and failures of components.
  • Working on Electrical, Hydraulic systems and Mechanical repairs
  • Welding and Fabricating

Required Competencies:

  • Be able to work alone or as part of team
  • Be able to adapt to new systems of work
  • Be conscientious with an attention to detail
  • Have a full driving licence
  • Must have experience of working with diesel plant equipment, hydraulics', Electrics and braking systems
  • Experience on winches, tractors, Hagglund's, HGV's and tracked / ATV vehicles is desirable.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a market leading organisation and progress your career in an interesting environment. If you are looking for your next opportunity, please either apply online or contact Beshley Isaacs on 0117 9309 723 or at .

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