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Heavy Plant Fitter

Horwich, Lancashire
£15.00 to £17.00 Per Hour
Job Type
7 Sep 2022
Y3 Recruitment are looking for an experienced Heavy Plant Fitter to join our client in the Horwich area. They are a well established quarrying firm and reputable stone supplier looking for a Heavy Plant Mechanic to aid in the maintenance and servicing or their large fleet of Plant Vehicles and equipment. Position: Heavy Plant Fitter (Heavy Plant Mechanic) Location: Horwich, Greater Manchester Pay Rate: £17 per hour (or £51,714) Hours: 7am - 6pm Mon - Fri, Saturday when required from 7am - 1pm Responsibilities: 1. To ensure regular servicing of all quarry equipment in accordance with the manufacturers guide. 2. Attend breakdowns & diagnose the fault as quickly & efficiently as possible; identifying faults and repairing or replacing faulty parts 3. Carry out repairs of all quarry equipment 4. To order required parts/stock items with John Dudley (Fleet & plant procurement manager) 5. To regularly inspect crushers, screeners, excavators, loading shovels & other quarry equipment as well as components including engines, gearboxes and hydraulics- preventative maintenance 6. Reassembling parts and testing them 7. Using hand and power tools and specialist equipment 8. Keep a clear log of works carried out with the use of job sheets, including routine servicing then passing them to John Dudley. 9. Assist with the change over of crusher/screener wear parts e.g. remetals, jaw turns/changes etc 10. To prioritise work based on the company demands 11. Monitor damage/ foul play to all plant & auxiliary items and report to the Quarry Manager immediately 12. Always ensure work is carried out cost effectively 13. Ensure work is completed within reasonable timescales 14. Immediately report: any accidents, incidents, and near misses; environmental hazards; health & safety breaches to the Quarry Manager. 15. Provide holiday cover when possible All Applicants MUST Have: - Minimum of 3 years experience as a Heavy Plant: Fitter, Mechanic, Technician etc - Competent with mechanical, electrical and hydraulic repairs and maintenance - Competent in a range of plant and manufacturers - Full UK Drivers License If this sounds like the job for you then apply today! Y3 Recruitment
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  • Job Reference: 706063428-2
  • Date Posted: 7 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Y3 Recruit
    Y3 Recruit
  • Location: Horwich, Lancashire
  • Salary: £15.00 to £17.00 Per Hour
  • Bonus/Benefits: overtime availability + rates
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent