Mobile Plant Mechanic - Basildon - Up to £37K

Mobile Plant Mechanic - Basildon - Up to £37K

Job Title: Mobile Plant Mechanic - Basildon - Up to £37K
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Basildon, Essex
Salary: £32000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Reference: BBBH12071_1529336099
Contact Name: Lauren White
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 18, 2018 16:34

Job Description

JOB TITLE Mobile Plant Mechanic


SALARY From £32k to £37k plus excellent benefits

An excellent opportunity has arisen for a Mobile Plant Mechanic with an LGV/PSV background to join our client's team based in Basildon.
Our client is a global leader in environmental solutions, providing a comprehensive range of waste, water and energy management services throughout the UK. This will a be permanent role, to cover various sites within Essex and the surrounding country areas.

The Role:
As Mobile Plant Mechanic you will be required to maintain and repair a mixed fleet of vehicles including hook loaders, grabs, RCV and other equipment in accordance to company standards across Essex and the surrounding counties. This will include undertaking diagnosis of vehicles, routine inspections, equipment faults & carrying out major component overhauls.

Your principal responsibilities will be to (but not limited to):

  • Undertake inspections/servicing/repairs to Company vehicles and equipment to Company standards and procedures.
  • Complete all Company documentation related to service/repair reporting.
  • Use and operate workshop facilities and equipment safely and in accordance with Company and Legal requirements.
  • Maintain the cleanliness of the vehicle/equipment on which he is working, and the workshop and surrounding areas.
  • Report any unsafe or defective plant, tools, equipment, PPE, practices, methods or other hazards

Essential Skills:

  • LGV Class 1 license - Desirable
  • Minimum of level 2 NVQ, C&G or IRTEC equivalent in a vehicle related qualification
  • Plant and waste industry is desirable
  • Diagnostic skills & major component overhaul skills
  • Specialist skills (e.g. welding, electric's) would be advantageous

There is an excellent hourly rate and benefits package for the right candidate. For further information please feel free to contact Lauren White on or call 02392222965

Astute Technical Recruitment Limited are acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy. We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and comply with all relevant UK legislation. We encourage applications from individuals from all backgrounds but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK and Europe. We endeavour to get back to everyone, however, if you have not heard anything after 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.