|Job Ref:||204543992||Employer:||cv-library.co.uk||Industry:||Civil and Structural||Job Type:||Permanent||Country:||United Kingdom||County/State:||Leicestershire||City:||Leicester||Address:||Post Code:||LE1||Salary:||£10 - £11.75/hour Excellent||Post Date:||10/10/2016 16:26|
A competent Forklift / Plant Service Technician is required to work at our busy recycling facilities in Leicester on a wide range of machines including 2.5t-5t fork lifts, Moffets, Telehandlers, Skid steers and wheel loaders.|
The right candidate will ideally:
Be able to work to the highest safety standards.
Extensive practical experience as a Materials Handling Engineer.
Be qualified to NVQ level 3 or equivalent.
Have good electrical/mechanical fault finding skills.
Be familiar with computer based maintenance systems and engine diagnostic equipment.
Have basic cutting, welding and machining skills.
Hold a full UK Driving Licence.
Have good communication skills.
An open mind with the desire to learn new skills.
Flexibility, motivation, the highest standards of workmanship and an ability to work in a team or on their own initiative are essential personal characteristics.
The successfulForklift Engineer will be responsible for:
Workshop tools, equipment and the security of an area.
Ensuring the mobile plant fleet is properly maintained to the manufacturer's recommendations.
Achieving high fleet availability with the minimum downtime.
Repairs to a range of mainly diesel powered materials handling equipment.
Hours of work are weekdays 07:00-16:00 and 09:00-18:00, Saturday 07:00-11:00 on a rotating shift. Overtime and callouts will be required to suit the business needs.
Please apply online to be considered for the Forklift Engineer role.