Depot Fitter

Location Rotherham
Discipline: Rail , Design & Engineering
Salary: £24000-36000
Contact name: Luke Norton

Contact email:
Job ref: 597870
Published: about 1 month ago
Startdate: ASAP
This industry renowned rail and engineering group have continued to expanded throughout the UK over the last decade. With capabilities across the civil engineering, rail and infrastructure industries many have become to regard them as partner of choice in the market. One of the main reasons for their reputation is the skills and ability of their exceptionally trained work force.
To continue on the growth plan there is now a need to expand the team in Yorkshire. In order to maintain the quality and standards expected of them there is now a need to recruit a fitter. You can expect excellent training in a supportive and team orientated environment with good career prospects.

Position: Depot Plant Fitter
Location: Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Package: £24,000 - £36,000 (DOE), Healthcare, Pension, Excellent Overtime

Role and Responsibilities
  • To complete maintenance and repairs as allocated, to the required standard, both within the depot and on customer sites.
  • Reactive and emergency maintenance on a range of rail equipment; Chainsaws, Brush Cutters, Rail Drills and Saws.
  • Minimise downtime of equipment whilst awaiting spares.
  • Clean all serviced/repaired equipment
  • Replace worn/damaged stickers
  • Other duties connected with the day-to-day operation of the company organisation as necessary within competencies held.
  • Traceability through systems of all fleet repair costs and customer repair details.
  • Completion of QMS paperwork.

  • Relevant Mechanical or Electrical Qualification Essential (NVQ / C&G / HND)
  • In-Depth knowledge fault-finding and diagnostics of 2 and/or 4 stroke engines.
  • Previous experience in the range of equipment in a general tool/fleet hire fleet.
  • Good Mechanical Aptitude.
  • Railway Infrastructure Experience or equivalent
  • UK Drivers License