Workshop Engineer

Our client is currently recruiting for a Workshop Engineer at their site in Buckingham, Buckinghamshire.

SALARY IS CIRCA £30,000, 25 DAYS HOLIDAY + BANK HOLIDAYS, PENSION SCHEME, OVERTIME AVAILABLE

Workshop Engineer Responsibilities:
– The successful candidate will be responsible for working closely with other engineers in a workshop environment to service, repair and refurbish mobile cranes and their associated equipment.
– Predominantly the work is mechanical but there will be some basic electrical working and testing of the equipment.
– Detailed inspections from initial arrival in workshop writing reports and completeness of cranes as received.
– Strip crane & pack certain parts ready for shipment to specialist sub-contractors.
– Maintain a log of shipments & subsequent return of parts ensuring they are satisfactory.
– Strip & refurbish hook-block, slew ring, control valve, hoist unit & slew unit.
– Manufacture new wiring harnesses & repair electrical junction boxes and limit switches.
– Assemble each 307m crane on a test rig & conduct specific tests.
– Maintain crane log books for each individual crane.

Workshop Engineer Requirements:
– You must have a strong mechanical engineering background and have experience with cranes or heavy plant equipment.
– Hold an NVQ Level 3 in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent.
– Basic electrical and testing skills.
– Very health and safety conscious.
– Experience of winches, hoists, hydraulics and pneumatics.
– Flexible with regards to working overtime to cover busy periods.

Workshop Engineer Benefits:
– Circa £30,000 annual salary.
– Monday – Thursday 8am – 4.30pm & Friday 7.30am – 4pm.
– 25 days holiday plus 8 stats.
– Pension.
– Option to join the private health scheme.
– Life Insurance and Group Income Protection.
– The company can also offer development for the right candidate.

Job manager

Emma Saxton

Recruitment Consultant

Upload your CV/resume or any other relevant file. Max. file size: 2 MB.
I consent to storing and processing my personal data as outlined on the 'How Demob Job manages and uses your personal data' page.


You can apply to this job and others using your online resume. Click the link below to submit your online resume and email your application to this employer.