Fitter / Driver - Hoddesdon

Job Reference: APH0070728

  • Job Category: Fitter/Mechanic, Driving

As the UK's leading equipment rental company, with over 165 Service Centres nationwide and 3,600 dedicated employees, it's fair to say we pride ourselves on providing excellent service to our 30,000 customers. We offer years of expertise, certified training, a range of added value services and most importantly, a total commitment to ensuring safety at all times.

If you want to work for a company who are fast becoming THE employer of choice in the rental industry and who can offer you great career progression, then apply NOW!!!

Please note applications via agencies will not be considered.

  • Location: London North
  • Closing Date: 25/10/2017
  • Package: Market rate

Job overview

A Fitter / Driver is required to join one of your UK's leading hire equipment organisation. We form part of Ashtead Group which is a FTSE 100 and can offer you excellent training opportunities with great scope for progression, supporting you throughout your career.

 

 

Roles and responsibilities

Duties will include delivery and collection of plant equipment with possible demonstrations to customers. You will be required to complete relevant vehicle and equipment checks and complete the relevant administration. You may be required to work in the depot or on the customer’s site.  You will be responsible for -

  • Maintenance, repair and statutory compliance of all Plant and Powered Access within our range
  • Capture and Identify machine damage and ensure clear lines of communication are maintained with both Manager and customer.
  • Ensure the workplace and working environment is kept to a high standard and in-line with company procedures and processes
  • Maintain accurate and comprehensive service and maintenance records
  • Assist work colleagues as and when required
  • As the public face of A Plant you will be well presented, communicate professionally with customers on site and promote the positive image of the business
  • You will be responsible for ensuring that all Company vehicles are driven safely, professionally and within the law at all times.
  • You will be responsible for the delivery and collection of plant hire equipment, adhering to all health and safety guidelines.

Skills required

  • Able to Work as part of a Team
  • Flexible, keen to embrace new training opportunities, which may on occasion require staying away
  • Customer focused 
  • Plant and Access trained (minimum NVQ level 2)
  • Basic electrical, hydraulic and diesel fault-finding experience
  • Welding experience
  • Effective planning and organisation skills with strong attention to detail
  • You will be a fully competent driver with a clean driving licence. You will be numerate, articulate and have immaculate attention to detail.
  • Class 1 / 2 or FLT Licence required

Benefits

In return, we can offer a competitive salary, generous holiday allowance, life assurance and inclusion into the Company pension scheme.