Mobile Heavy Plant and HGV Engineer Job Role

  • Service and repair a range of plant and machinery. (360 excavators, loading shovels, forklifts etc)
  • As required by the insurance policy remove belly plates and clean out debris from all mobile plant at both sites on weekly basis.
  • Diagnose malfunctioning machinery to locate the cause of a breakdown and correct the problem as quickly and efficiently as possible.
  • Repair or replace damaged or worn parts.
  • Clean, lubricate and perform other routine maintenance work on equipment and vehicles.
  • Advise management on whether continued operation of equipment could be hazardous
  • Record detailed and accurate repair information relating to repair inspections or completed repair jobs.
  • Carry out safety inspections on all plant and machinery as and when needed to.
  • Ensure that work areas are maintained in a clean and tidy state.
  • Schedule maintenance with plant manufacturers and keep service records.
  • Liaise with the procurement manager to order the correct parts and lubricants at the best prices available.
  • Read and understand operating manuals and technical drawings.
  • Ensure compliance with the Company’s policies including Health & Safety.
  • Observe and comply with all good working practices within the workplace.

Essential Knowledge, Skills & Experience:

  • Must be a good communicator and be comfortable dealing with and directing other staff.
  • Suitable plant fitter qualifications for this role
  • 360 excavator and loading shovel licenses
  • Direct experience working on heavy mobile plant and HGV’s.
  • Hydraulic experience is essential.
  • Welding skills advantageous
  • HGV license advantageous

Job Types: Full-time, Temporary, Permanent