Plant Fitter Ref# DH-78212-1

  • East Anglia, Essex, Kelvedon, UK
  • £50000 - £52000 per annum
  • Permanent
  • DH-78212-1

Job Title: Plant Fitter/HGV Fitter
Location: Kelvedon, Colchester
Salary: £21+ p/hr – £50K+ 
Shift Type: Day Shift
Job Type: Permanent

Are you a skilled and dedicated Plant Technician, Plant Fitter, HGV Mechanic or HGV Technician looking for an exciting career opportunity? Our client, a well-established and reputable Asphalt company, is seeking a talented Plant Technician / Plant Fitter /HGV Mechanic / HGV Technician to join their team. If you have Plant & HGV experience this could be the perfect role for you. They have a mixture of Asphalt/Road machinery, from Spray Tankers. Rollers, various HGV attachments, they also fabricate and modify machinery for different purpose use so fabrication experience/interest will be a benefit. 

Key Responsibilities:

As a Plant Technician / Plant Fitter /HGV Mechanic / HGV Technician, you will be responsible for:

• Routine Maintenance: Conducting regular inspections, servicing, and maintenance of road repair machinery – Rollers, Spray Tankers, various HGVs – good mixture of plant machines. 
• Diagnosis and Repairs: Diagnosing and repairing mechanical and electrical faults efficiently and accurately.
• Quality Control: Ensuring all work is completed to the highest standards, adhering to industry best practices and safety regulations.
• Documentation: Accurately documenting all work performed, including parts used and hours worked, to maintain clear service records.
• Customer Service: Providing exceptional customer service by addressing customer inquiries, explaining repairs, and offering maintenance advice.
• Team Collaboration: Collaborating with colleagues and other departments to ensure a seamless workflow and excellent customer satisfaction.


To be well-suited to this role as a Plant Technician / Plant Fitter /HGV Mechanic / HGV Technician, you should have:

• Technician Qualification: A relevant qualification or apprenticeship in vehicle maintenance and repair.
• Experience: Good experience as a Plant Technician / Plant Fitter /HGV Mechanic / HGV Technician, with a strong background in diagnosing and repairing vehicles and/or commercial vehicles.
• Technical Skills: Proficiency in using diagnostic tools and equipment, along with a solid understanding of vehicle systems.
• Adequate Equipment: You will need to supply your own tools and other relevant equipment to carry out work required.
• Attention to Detail: A keen eye for detail and a commitment to delivering high-quality work.
• Team Player: Strong interpersonal and communication skills, with the ability to work effectively within a team.
• Safety Awareness: A strong commitment to safety protocols and practices.
• Flexibility: Willingness to adapt to employer needs when necessary.

If you are a skilled Plant Technician / Plant Fitter /HGV Mechanic / HGV Technician looking for a challenging and rewarding career opportunity, apply today to join a respected family run Asphalt company. Take the next step in your career and be part of a team dedicated to delivering excellence in vehicle maintenance and customer service.

To apply for this Plant Technician / Plant Fitter /HGV Mechanic / HGV Technician, please submit your CV via this advert or contact David Hockley on 07702 167786 at Holt Recruitment. Alternatively send your cv to:

Plant Fitter / HGV Fitter – Colchester – £50K+ 

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