Mechanical Fitter – Concrete batching plant (LK0911) Leicester, England

Salary: GBP13.5 - GBP14 per hour + overtime

Mechanical Fitter – Concrete batching plant


Day shifts 7am - 5pm

Pay: £13.50 - 14.00 / hr (overtime available)

Long term / Permanent role

Immediate start available


The Job:

  • Install, commission and service equipment including concrete mixers, wash systems, dust extraction units, screw conveyors and pallet cleaners.
  • Dealing with all aspects of the equipment: mechanical, hydraulic or pneumatic
  • Regular servicing, inspection for damage or wear and tear and making adjustments
  • Diagnosing the cause of breakdowns referencing manuals, worksheets and technical drawings
  • Utilising computer diagnostic equipment to find faults in complex machinery
  • Repairing or replacing damaged parts and reassembling and testing
  • Completing daily log sheets, listing work done and time spent on it
  • Provide technical and breakdown support.
  • Acquire technical information to help other departments in their conversations with customers.


Key skills/qualities

  • Hands-on experience as a mechanical fitter, preferably installing and servicing equipment in concrete batching plants.
  • Ideally good understanding of batching plant processes and procedures.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Physically fit.
  • Full UK driving licence, no more than 3 points.
  • Willing to work varied hours, stay away from home regularly and work some weekends.
  • Self-motivated; able to work on own initiative.
  • Knowledge of and diligent about following site-relevant Health and Safety legislation.


Immediate interview available so please contact Lucy @ BE Skilled & Engineering Leicester on 07966339795, or click "Apply Now" to send your CV direct

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