Plant Fitter

T Vaughan Plant Ltd Purfleet a month ago

We are currently looking for a professional, qualified Plant technician / Plant Mechanic / Plant Fitter to join our workshop fitter team. You will need to have a recognised qualification in Plant Maintenance or small tools at NVQ Level 2/3 or equivalent, (Experience in the industry will be considered if no qualifications are held) A CSCS card will be an advantage as this would be required when accessing sites for repair. Driving licence is a requirement due to location and nature of job spec . All applicants must have proof of right to work in the UK.

- As our Plant Fitter you will help with the general maintenance, planned and reactive repairs of fixed and mobile plant and tools

- Routine maintenance of small tools

- Repairs as necessary to ensure equipment is fit for purpose

- Travelling to and supporting other sites with maintenance in the event of breakdowns and or planned maintenance shutdowns

- Keeping the depot/warehouse in a safe worthy condition, in order to work safely, optimise plant availability and efficiency within operational budgets.

- Ensuring plant is inspected prior to delivery and on return

- Mechanical and electrical knowledge and experience

- Ability to diagnose and resolve problems efficiently

- Adhere to all safety related documentation (safe systems of work, visual task sheets & risk assessments/permits to work etc.) for all maintenance activities.

- Maintain records of works completed

- Strong proactive communication with direct team, depot staff and Hire desk.

- Support damage team with root cause problem solving exercises.

- Delivery of continuous improvement.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: Up to £35,000.00 per year


  • Company pension
  • On-site parking


  • 10 hour shift
  • Holidays
  • Monday to Friday
  • Overtime

Work remotely:

  • No

COVID-19 precaution(s):

  • Remote interview process
  • Social distancing guidelines in place
  • Sanitisation, disinfection or cleaning procedures in place