Driver/ Service Engineer- Oldbury

Job Reference: 26347

  • Job Category: Fitter/Mechanic, Driving

As the UK’s leading equipment rental company, with 190+ Service Centres nationwide and over 3,700 dedicated employees, it’s fair to say we pride ourselves on providing excellent service to over 30,000 customers. We offer years of expertise, certified training, a range of added value services and most importantly, a total commitment to ensuring safety at all times.

If you want to work for a company who are fast becoming THE employer of choice in the rental industry and who can offer you great career progression, then apply NOW!!!

Please note applications via agencies will not be considered.

  • Location: West Midlands
  • Closing Date: 03/11/2019
  • Package: Market Rate depending on experience

Job overview

You may have heard of A-Plant Hire but did you know that we are part of the FTSE 100 company Ashtead Group plc, the second largest equipment rental company in the world? We are continuing to experience an exciting period of company growth, so it’s a great time to join our friendly team where you will play a key role in the Depot operations, helping to provide an outstanding level of customer service.

Roles and responsibilities

  • You will be responsible for the delivery and collection where appropriate the installation of portable air conditioning units, heaters and other associated products
  • Maintenance, repair and statutory compliance of all portable air conditioning units, heaters and other associated products
  • Capture and Identify machine damage and ensure clear lines of communication are maintained with both Manager and customer.
  • You may be required to demonstrate the item's operation to customers, so training to a good standard of knowledge of all A Plant's equipment will be given.
  • The completion of any relevant checks and related administration when delivering and collecting equipment.
  • You will be responsible for ensuring that all Company vehicles are driven safely, professionally and within the law at all times.
  • As the public face of A Plant you will be well presented, communicate professionally with customers on site and promote the positive image of the business
  • You will comply with current H&S legislation and Company specific health, safety and environmental policies and procedures.

Skills required

  • It is essential that you have good communication skills with the ability to influence and represent the Company in a positive manner.
  • You will be a fully competent driver with a clean driving licence. You will be numerate, articulate and have immaculate attention to detail.
  • It would be highly desirable if you are an experienced, hands-on candidate.
  • Basic electrical, hydraulic and diesel fault-finding experience

Benefits

In return, we can offer a competitive salary, generous holiday allowance, life assurance and inclusion into the Company pension scheme.

A-Plant are an accredited Living Wage Employer