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Workshop Engineer- Heavy Plant

Employment type: Permanent, full-time

Location: Cardiff

Hours: 39 hours per week, 8am to 4:30pm (3:30pm finish on a Friday)

Salary: £12.10- £13 p.h. (£24,500- £26,364 p.a.) + company benefits

My client currently has an excellent opportunity for an Engineer to join their Workshop team based in Cardiff.

My client is one of the UK’s leading distributors of a range of construction equipment, plant and vehicles.

The role

As a Workshop Engineer, you will be based at my client’s depot in Cardiff. You will work on a variety of plant and typical responsibilities will include:

  • Maintaining, servicing and repairing equipment
  • Completing risk assessments and method statements prior to commencing any work
  • Completing pre-delivery inspections and modifications
  • Disassembling and overhaul of machines, repairing hydraulic and electric systems
  • Carrying out post repair test / inspection
  • Carrying out diagnosis, disassembly and rebuild of machine components
  • Diagnosing the root cause of the reported fault

Experience/ Skills Required

  • Previous engineering experience with heavy plant
  • NVQ Level 2/3 in Plant Maintenance, or equivalent would be preferred, but not essential
  • Some auto-electrical/ electrical experience is preferred
  • Full UK Driving Licence

This is a great opportunity to join a leading distributor of construction plant in the UK. My client is a longstanding, highly reputable organisation.

If you meet the above criteria, please apply today to be considered for this vacancy.

Key words: Heavy Plant Engineer, Construction Plant Engineer, Plant Engineer, Construction Plant, Heavy Plant, Agricultural Plant Engineer


    • Job type: Permanent
    • Location: Cardiff
    • Date posted:
    • Salary: £24500 - £26364