Vacancies - Mobile Plant Fitter – Bedford

Mobile Plant Fitter – Bedford

Role: Mobile Plant Fitter – Bedford – 45 hours Per Week –Monday to Friday

About you:

Are you a determined individual with experience working within Plant Hire, HGV, Heavy Plant & Machinery Industry? If so, an exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Mobile Plant Fitter to join our talented and highly respected team at our Bedford Depot.

You will be responsible for attending customer sites to service and carry out repairs on our fleet of over 3000 Machines with an average fleet age of 3 years, (telehandlers, excavators, dumpers and rollers).

About The Role:

  • Attend customer sites to diagnose and repair machine breakdowns.
  • Carry out on-site routine servicing as per manufacture specifications.
  • Attend depot to support workshop when required.
  • Identify damaged or defective parts and carry out necessary repairs.
  • Carry out welding & fabrication repairs or modifications.
  • Comply with company health, safety and environmental policies.

About You:

  • NVQ in Plant maintenance (desirable).
  • Experience of working with in the Plant Hire industry (desirable).
  • Competent in driving and operating Plant Hire equipment (desirable).
  • Professional and customer focused.
  • Be able to work as part of a small team as well as working independently.
  • Ability to ensure all work is completed to a high standard.
  • Excellent organisational skills with attention to detail.
  • Excellent time management skills.
  • Ensure tasks are completed in a timely manner.
  • Good mechanical knowledge of Plant Hire equipment.
  • Clean UK Driving License.
  • Have possession of your own tools (bespoke tools required supplied)

What benefits we provide:

  • Fully equipped company van (personal use option available)
  • Company mobile phone
  • Competitive salary
  • Death in service
  • 22 days annual leave per annum plus 8 statutory bank holidays
  • Company pension scheme
  • Company sick pay scheme

About Ourselves:
We are a national family run business established in 1974 by Morris Leslie. Originally a plant sales company, over the past four decades we have diversified into other areas, many relating to the agricultural and construction sectors where we made our name.

Delivering first-class customer service is the constant focus of our Plant Hire team. That’s why we only hire out the best and youngest machines from our 15 depots around the UK. With an outstanding track record in supplying telehandlers, excavators, dumpers and rollers to the country’s construction, housebuilding and civil engineering sectors, we provide national coverage with local service.

Job Type: Full-time


  • Company pension
  • On-site parking
  • Sick pay


  • Monday to Friday

Work Location: In person