Vacancy – HGV/Plant fitter

Rapidgrid Limited are currently recruiting a HGV/Plant fitter on a full time basis.

Details of role include:

  • Maintaining equipment in order to carry out role of inspecting and testing vehicles.
  • Carrying out preventative maintenance on machines including oil changes; tyre rotation and changes; wheel balancing and replacing filters.
  • Ensuring vehicle and machine defects are kept to a minimum by attending to machine defects efficiently.
  • Conducting engine inspections and repairing any failures.
  • Carrying out necessary repairs of mechanical and electrical malfunctions and replacing parts and components.
  • Repairing any vehicle body damage and maintaining vehicle appearance by cleaning, washing, and painting the fleet.
  • Conducting vehicle services and repairs whilst keeping a log of vehicle records of completed services and repairs.
  • Keeping an up to date inventorying of stock and placing any orders to ensure stock is kept up to date.

Essential Requirements:

  • A one month probationary period will need to be passed prior to Rapidgrid considering the applicant for any further training which may be required
  • Must be physically fit due to the manual nature of the work
  • 3-5 years previous experience in a similar role.
  • Being able to follow instructions
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • A strong interest to work with motor vehicles and plant machinery
  • Full Driving License

Desirable requirements (not essential):

  • HGV License

To apply for the above position please send a copy of your CV along with a covering letter via email to:

Or by post for the attention of

Rapidgrid Ltd, Y Graig, Sixteenth Avenue, Hirwaun Industrial Estate, Hirwaun, CF44 9UP