Diesel Plant Fitter/ Mechanic

GPW are recruiting for a Diesel Plant Fitter on behalf of our client, based in the Widnes area.

The successful candidate will be responsible for undertaking a skilled activity in the routine maintenance of heavy plant machinery. The main duties of the post involve carrying out repairs to plant machinery when necessary.

Experience of working in a similar role for a minimum of 3 years, hands on experience at carrying out repairs on plant equipment such as excavators, loading shovels and generators are essential requirements for applicants.

Qualifications and Essentials required:

Full Driving Licence

Appreciation of Health & Safety Legislation

Appreciation of handling vehicles, plant, equipment & materials

Ideally completed a relevant apprenticeship ( desirable)


Ability to communicate at all levels including customers

Ability to plan/organise work and follow plans, processes and procedures

Ability to carry out the relevant knowledge/skills to an acceptable level of output and quality.

Your availability to work either immediately, or at short notice.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: £32,000.00-£40,000.00 per year


  • Company van/ fuel provided
  • Company pension
  • On-site parking


  • Monday- Friday 07:00- 17:00, Saturday 07:00- 12:00, plus overtime when required.


  • Driving License (Required)

Work remotely:

  • No

COVID-19 precaution(s):

  • Remote interview process
  • Personal protective equipment provided or required
  • Plastic shield at work stations
  • Social distancing guidelines in place
  • Masks provided

If you would like to apply for this role, please send your CV over to eddie.davies@gpwrecruitment.co.uk or call me on 07391869586.

Due to the demand for this type of role, we may not be able to speak to all candidates so please accept our apologies if this is the case

You will be contacted within two working days if your application has proceeded to the next stage.