Workshop Fitter

Location Loughborough
Discipline: Design & Engineering
Salary: £30000 - 35000
Contact name: Luke Norton

Contact email:
Job ref: 605947
Published: about 2 months ago
Startdate: ASAP
Rapidly becoming one of the major players in the UK plant and equipment market, this well known and highly respected British engineering group is on course for establishing their market dominance. Operating through a number of their brand names they have a strong approach to full UK coverage.
Their equipment is used in the events, construction, infrastructure and trade markets and they pride themselves on the zero fault culture they have created. Through this expansion they have a central base of operations in the east midlands and are now expanding the already successful fitter team. The company can offer some excellent industry training in a supportive career-oriented environment.
Position: Fitter
Location: Loughborough
Package: Negotiable
Key responsibilities 
  • Ensure all assets are safely repaired
  • Take a proactive approach to ensuring repaired assets are ready to hire
  • Assess if the asset is financially viable for repair
  • Ensure all records are completed accurately and in line with company procedures
  • Adhere to H&S rules / procedures at all times
  • Manage and record data e.g. time allocation and spares used, stock needed
  • Assist with and attend stock takes as required
What we’re looking for 
  • Experience of working with machinery and tools, both mechanical and electrical including petrol and diesel engines
  • Organised and methodical approach to work, taking pride in delivery
  • Comfortable using IT equipment
  • Awareness of the importance of quality and efficiency in the assessment and repair of assets 
  • ‘Can do’ attitude to work and helping others where and when needed
Mechanical / electrical qualification (desirable not essential)