Vehicle and Plant Fitter

Vehicle and Plant Fitter

Job Title: Vehicle and Plant Fitter
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Havant, Hampshire
Salary: £12 - £16 per hour + Depending if PAYE or Ltd
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH12395_1535971497
Contact Name: Ashley Appleby
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 03, 2018 11:44

Job Description

Job Title: Vehicle and Plant Fitter

Location: Havant

Contract Length: Ongoing

My Client is looking for a Vehicle and Plant Fitter / Fleet Mechanic to assist and be responsible for the maintenance, servicing and repairs of all vehicles and plant equipment and report to the Transport Manager and Assistant Transport Manager.

Successful Candidates will be expected to undertake MOT Testing, which can be up-skilled on the job and must be able to diagnose, maintain and service vehicles and plant equipment. Candidates may be required to work on an 'Out of Hours' call out rota at times, to attend breakdowns and emergencies, if necessary.

Most importantly, this role requires an individual who can ensure the health, safety and quality standards and met and maintained to the highest standard.

Ideal candidates will have experience with commercial and non-commercial vehicles and have experience within a workshop team, perhaps as a Maintenance Foreman or Workshop Foreman.
We are looking for someone with good IT skills and someone who is able to communicate verbally and in a written format with ease.

Ideal candidates will hold the following qualifications:

  • City and Guilds in Motor Vehicles (Level 1-3)
  • MOT Nominated Test Qualification
  • Supervision Management
  • LGV Class 2 Licence

Candidates for this role will be required to up-skill to work with LGVs and HGVs and become a qualified Fleet Mechanic.

To apply for this position, please send a copy of your CV along with a brief cover letter stating details of your current salary and package or rate to or call 02392 288 208 and ask to speak with Ashley who can discuss more information with you.

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.