Field Service Construction Plant Fitter

Job Title: Field Service Construction Plant Fitter
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Oxford
Science and Engineering
Health and Safety
Civil Engineering
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2021-11-17
REF: LS/Plant/01
Contact Name: Lee Spiers
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 1 month ago

Job Description

Field Service Construction Plant Fitter - Oxfordshire Region

To support their increased investment in Plant Machinery, My client is hiring Construction Plant Fitters to meet the demands of the ever-increasing fleet. Do you have experience as a plant Fitter and are you looking for a new challenge?

Working hours are 7.00am to 4.30pm Monday to Friday less 30 minutes breaks unpaid per day and you will be paid from door to door. Overtime at a time & a half is paid for all hours worked over and above 9 hours per day and Saturdays. You will ideally reside in the Oxfordshire area to cover the sites we currently have operating within this and the surrounding areas.

To undertake assigned activities under the direction of your Supervisor
Carry out servicing and inspecting machines for defects, sometimes using specialist computer equipment
Undertaking routine inspections of engines, gearboxes, hydraulics, electrical systems, tyres and frames, Loler 6 & 12-month testing
Keeping records of work done to machinery
Be enthusiastic and committed to the team’s purpose and share responsibility for performance
Using a wide range of specialist hand and power tools, including sockets, spanners screwdrivers, drills, lifting gear and welding and cutting equipment
Ensure all work is completed to the appropriate levels of safety, quality and cost
To take care of any safety equipment/tools provided and ensure they are used correctly
Work as part of a team & contribute towards successful communication & have a positive can-do attitude

Your Profile
Experience performing the role of a field service plant Fitter and have worked on machinery such as Hitachi, Volvo, Kubota, Thwaites, Bomag, Terex.
Have a positive can-do attitude
Occasionally operating large plant with complex health and safety requirements
Able to work with others
CSCS card
NVQ3 or equivalent or job-specific experience/knowledge, 3-5 years experience in a field service role
Full, clean UK driver’s license

What's in it for you?
Vehicle included with this role
Salary DOE but ranges between £35k & £39k per annum + Overtime
28 Days annual holiday which includes bank holidays
Company pension scheme
Full-time, Permanent