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Plant Fitter

Norfolk, Permanent, 45K - 50K DOE
Reference: AJ0823

The Client

A leading metals recycling company operating across East Anglia.

Purpose and Responsibilities

Our client is currently looking for an experienced Plant Fitter to cover their 3 sites in Norfolk. Main duties will involve routine maintenance and repairs on heavy plant machinery on the following types of plant and machinery; Heavy Cranes shearing machines, crushers, screeners, earth moving plant, mechanical and hydraulics.

Specific Responsibilities

  • Work out a planned maintenance programme for all plant and equipment and present this to the COO. Be able to then implement and operate this plan in full
  • Maintain appropriate records of work done on each piece of equipment, to ensure all daily logs are maintained by the operators and that issues logged are addressed in a timely and safe manner. To provide summary reports to the COO on a daily and weekly basis.
  • Be responsive to emergency breakdowns
  • Manage spares stores so as to ensure all critical spares are available at all times

Person Specification

You’ll also have:

  • Experience within the Waste Industry, Plant Hire or Recycling Industry will be advantageous
  • Ability to work outdoors and carry out repairs in the dark
  • Ability to prioritise work based on criticality
  • Ability to manage spares store
  • Competent Welder and fitter
  • Flexibility in terms of working breakdowns, weekends and bank holidays
  • Have a full UK Driving License

Required experience:

  • Experience as a Plant Fitter: 5 years
  • Waste Management, Recycling, Construction, Plant Hire Industry Experience – advantageous.

Required licence or certification:

  • A full, clean UK Driving Licence
  • Engineering Qualification
  • Welding Qualification



Candidates without the mentioned experience will not be considered for this position. Please read the specification carefully to avoid disappointment.

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