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Plant Engineer

Rainham, Essex
£30,000 to £40,000
Job Type
5 Sep 2022

EY144 Plant Engineer Location: RainhamSalary: £30,000 - £40,000 DOE Monday to Friday 8:00 - 4:30pmOverview:First Military Recruitment are currently seeking a Plant Engineer on behalf of one of our clients.Our client encourages applications from ex-military personnel however all candidates will be given due consideration.Duties and Responsibilities:

  • This role will involve 60% field service and 40% workshop based.
  • You will need your own basic tools for this role.
  • Repairing and maintaining machines on customer's sites as required to ensure conformance with manufacturer's specification.
  • Accurately completing all relevant paperwork daily.
  • Accurately ordering of your parts and working closely with the parts department.
  • Working closely with the service supervisor.
  • Carrying out inspections and repairs of machines at our depot as required - in conformance with manufacturer's specification and any regulations affecting their use.
  • Ensuring that there is no deficiency or defect likely to affect the safe working of a machine - and notifying appropriate manager of any defective or unsafe equipment.

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Relevant experience and qualifications. City and Guild, NVQ or SVQ qualifications.
  • Experience in Agricultural plant, diesel engines, electrics, hydraulics, transmissions, and fault finding using electronic diagnostic equipment.
  • The ability to prioritise tasks and work well under pressure.
  • Good interpersonal skills and a good understanding of the importance of excellent customer service.
  • In this role as a Plant Engineer, you need to have good customer service skills and relevant experience and qualifications within the industry.


  • Company vehicle provided when travellin.
  • Over time paid 1.5x.
  • Travel, food and over night stays paid for by the company.

Location: RainhamSalary: £30,000 - £40,000 DOE

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  • Job Reference: 704561585-2
  • Date Posted: 5 September 2022
  • Recruiter: First Military Recruitment
    First Military Recruitment
  • Location: Rainham, Essex
  • Salary: £30,000 to £40,000
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent