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Heavy Plant & Commercial Fitter

Job Title: Heavy Plant & Commercial Fitter
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Reading, Berkshire
Salary: £17 - £20 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: On Going
REF: HVPC_1547196989
Contact Name: Cristina Oprea
Contact Email:
Job Published: 4 months ago

Job Description

Daniel Owen are a recruitment company that specialise in placing people within the construction, engineering, rail & maintenance industries. We are currently recruiting on behalf of a large nationwide construction company that specialises in commercial projects.

We are currently recruiting on behalf of our client for a Heavy Plant & Commercial Fitter.


The Heavy Plant & Commercial Fitter position is a vital element in the business. Your contribution ensures that the sites can operate smoothly with operational and serviced equipment and transport.


As Heavy Plant & Commercial Fitter you are responsible for all matters relating to the upkeep and maintenance of all company plant, company vehicles and small tools.


As Heavy Plant & Commercial Fitter you will be responsible for regular servicing and inspection responding to breakdowns diagnosing faults ensuring prompt repair and maintenance of plant & vehicle fleet and small tools.


  • Carrying out repairs on defects reported on the defect sheets on a timely basis
  • Diagnosing plant and mechanical faults.
  • Respond to any breakdown and defects including out of hours if required
  • Controlling and carrying out the service of plant and vehicles as required
  • Maintaining records of repairs and servicing carried out to equipment
  • Ensuring MOT's are kept up to date and vehicles prepared in advance
  • Assist in sourcing parts and services as required.
  • Ensuring these are priced at time of order, passing orders through to office for raising of official purchase order
  • Ensuring stocks of consumables eg grease, oils are replenished as required
  • Passing delivery tickets and necessary paperwork to the accounts department as received
  • Ensuring the workshop, yard and office are kept clean and tidy
  • Being provided with a company vehicle you should ensure the vehicle handbook is followed.

If you feel you would be well-suited for this position please apply with your CV, or contact Alex White for more information 01189521053