Plant Fitter

Job Title: Plant Fitter
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: East London, London
Salary: car
REF: BBBH27954
Contact Name: Ben Herbert
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 1 year ago

Job Description

Plant Fitter - East London

Our Client is looking to recruit a Plant fitter to maintain and service their expending hire fleet.

The fleet comprises of excavators from 1.5T to 30T with the vast majority being Hitachi and Kubota. Thwaites Dumpers 3-9t, JCB Telehandlers, Bomag Rollers. They also have a fleet of Scania and Mercedes vehicles.

The position will involve both mechanical and electrical work so candidates will need experience with both.

The Role

  • Day to day service and maintenance of fleet
  • Managing the fleet service schedule as part of the workshop team
  • Ensuring plant is inspected prior to delivery and on return
  • Site breakdown resolution


  • Knowledge and experience in plant repair and maintenance (specific to their fleet ideally)
  • Ability to diagnose and resolve problems efficiently
  • Good communication skills
  • Attention to detail in all aspects, administration and practical
  • Ability to work on own initiative and together with others
  • Welding ability is desirable, yet not essential
  • Current UK driving license


  • 20 days holiday, plus 8 days bank holiday
  • Statutory pension
  • Company Vehicle

Hours of work would be 07:30am - 17:30pm Mon-Fri with occasional Saturday work.

The successful candidate will become a fundamental part of the team, ensuring that customers are given the best service.