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Vehicle & Plant Fitter

Ref no. BHN571336
Salary £35,000 - £35,750/annum
Location Staffordshire, England
Start date ASAP
Job type Permanent
Job status Open

Job summary

My client who has a key precense in the Civil Engineering sector within the UK is on the look for a Vehicle Fitter / Plant Fitter to work on their Highways Projects in Staffordshire.

Key skills required for this role

Plant Fitter, Vehicle Fitter


Vehicle & Plant Fitter

Job description

Job Purpose
Repair and maintain all company owned vehicles, plant, and machinery in accordance with the planned servicing schedule or as directed by the Plant and Transport Director.

Key Responsibilities and Accountabilities

Essential duties and responsibilities (but not limited too)

  • Provide onsite breakdown cover to the operations team.
  • Complete and upload appropriate administration records of all repairs, servicing, and inspections carried out.
  • Liaise with the Plant & Transport administrator regarding service schedules, purchase order numbers and stock levels.
  • Comply with the Carnell Health & Safety Policy

Experience and Qualifications

  • NVQ/SVQ Level 2 or 3 in Plant or Vehicle Maintenance or equivalent
  • Knowledge of hydraulic systems
  • Knowledge of plant diesel engines
  • Proven experience in both Plant and Vehicle repair and maintenance
  • Knowledge of fabrication processes
  • An understanding of health and safety legislation and Road Traffic Regulations
  • Full UK Driving License


  • To undertake other miscellaneous activities/project work deemed appropriate for the role of Plant and Vehicle fitter to support to assist with the efficient operation of the business.
  • Deal with sensitive information with discretion, always maintaining confidentiality
Personal attributes Ability to work alone or as part of a team.
Willing to work outdoors sometimes in adverse weather.
Willing to sometimes work nights and away from home (Monday to Friday)
Specific job skills UK Driving License
Experience Previous experience in a similar role
Knowledge of Health & Safety Legislation
Education/Qualifications NVQ/SVQ Level 2 or 3 in Plant or Vehicle Maintenance or equivalent

George Bladon manages this role

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