Posted 1 year ago

Plant Fitter Job Description

Due to planned expansion Groundwork Services (Durham) Ltd have an opportunity for an experienced Foreman Plant fitter to join our team. With a comprehensive fleet of over 100 items of plant and machinery, the company are looking to expand the in-house maintenance operation in order to keep our fleet to the highest of standards and drive utilization levels.

A Full UK Driving License will be required and company transportation will be provided to attend to a range of plant across various sites within the North East region.

What you will need

– Prior experience in a Plant Maintenance Fitter role.

– Ability to work quickly but meticulously, ensuring a fast turn around for the return of plant to site.

– Extensive knowledge of attachments, parts and plant manufacturers such as: Komatsu, Case, Volvo, Doosan, JCB, Wacker Neuson, CAT.

– Knowledge of electrical and hydraulic systems.

– Literacy skills to document services, check sheets, maintenance reports.

– Ability to prioritize and react to workload according to importance and level of urgency.

– Complete work requirements safely and timely in accordance with company procedures and processes.

– Good communication skills to work alongside colleagues, site managers, and liaise with the Fleet Manager.

– Ensure that all Health & Safety policies and procedures are adhered to.

– Ambition to develop and progress within the company and be keen to embrace new training opportunities.


This is a full time permanent role, inclusive of a competitive salary, a works phone and access to a company commercial vehicle.

If you are interested in this vacancy please contact Groundwork Services (Durham) Ltd apply by email.

Groundwork Services (Durham) Ltd fully supports Equality and Diversity in Employment. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit and business need.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £14.50-£16.50 per hour

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Job Type: Full-time

Salary: £14.50-£17.50 per hour


  • Monday to Friday
  • Weekend availability

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Durham: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)

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