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  • Job reference: RMS0198103


  • Sector: Engineering
  • Location: Luton, Bedfordshire
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Date posted: 10/08/2018
  • Duration: permanent
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The Role:
Heavy Plant Technician - Luton airport - £30,000 and Overtime at 1.55 hours (£25 per hour over time rate)

4 on 4 off - days only (includes weekends) - 6am - 6pm - 48 hour week

One of Europe's leading airport ground support equipment providers has an exciting opportunity for an experienced plant technician to work out of their workshop at Luton airport.

This role is working on the full range of machinery at the airport which will be engine powered and have complex hydraulic lifting attachments that will require service and maintenance work.

What will you be doing?
* Undertaking repairs and maintenance for our client's and associated vehicles to the required standard
* Adhere to corporate health and safety guidelines on vehicle maintenance
* Fault find and diagnose breakdowns
* Strip down and repair diagnosed faults
* Travel onto the airport frequently to assist with emergency breakdowns
* Work closely with the workshop manager to ensure smooth running of the workshop
* Offer technical guidance on hydraulic issues

What do I need from you?
* Plant/heavy machinery experience
* Good technical
* Experience with plant hydraulics/pneumatics
* Multi-skilled

Key skills
Service engineer, service technician, mobile fitter, plant fitter, mobile technician, plant technician, mechanic, gse, ground support equipment, material handling, plant equipment, plant machinery, fork lift trucks, construction machinery, construction equipment

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