We are currently recruiting for a Plant Maintenance Mechanic to join our client in Newbury, Berkshire.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Inspect and troubleshoot industrial shredders, granulators, conveyor belts and other plant machinery
  • Fixing faults on plant machinery or arranging for replacements to be installed
  • Carrying out inspections on plant machinery
  • Carrying out routine scheduled maintenance work for Lorries
  • Preventative maintenance
  • Welding activities when necessary
  • Dealing with breakdowns, unplanned problems and repairs
  • Check functionality of safety systems
  • Fitting new parts and making sure equipment is working correctly

Key Skills &Experience:

  • Previous mechanical and electrical experience
  • Experience in repairing mobile plant such as forklifts, Lorries;
  • Background in Lorries (HGV) maintenance or any vehicle maintenance; – not mandatory, however represents an advantage
  • Experience in repairing any machinery such as conveyor belts, industrial shredders, granulators;
  • Experience in repairing/maintaining any industrial machinery
  • Basic knowledge of electrical systems – represents an advantage, but not essential
  • Welding skills
  • Fault find skills
  • Good problem-solving
  • Physically fit
  • UK driving licence

Training available

Great opportunities within the company for the right candidate

Working hours: Monday to Friday: 45 hours, Saturday: 4 hours (totaling 49 hours) plus overtime.

Competitive salary

If you wish to apply, please send us your CV to Sales.support@gravity-personnel.com. If you require any further information, please call our office on 0118 950 8757.