Mechanical & Electrical Fitter

HSS Hire
Competitive Salary + Benefits
04 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
In partnership with HSS, Unipart now have fantastic opportunities for Mechanical & Electrical Fitters to join their teams based in Cowley, Oxford. As a Mechanical & Electrical engineer you will be responsible for the fault-finding, service, repair and maintenance of a range of electrical and mechanical hire equipment, ensuring quality, safety, reliability and availability of hire stock in a cost effective manner. Key responsibilities for the role are: • Work safely and efficiently ensuring the safety of oneself, colleagues and customers at all times • Fault finding, repair, routine service and maintenance of all hire equipment and products including electrical testing • Estimate the cost of repair and provide recommendations regarding cost effective repair, write off, damage and customer recharges • Advise the Workshop Team Leader of repairs covered under warranty • Adhere to damage charging process and ensure product damage is highlighted to the Workshop Team Leader • Order spare parts as required to achieve the cost effective repair of equipment • Ensure service records are maintained and updated onto the company system and daily worksheets are populated • Adhere to company rules guidelines on Health & Safety at Work • Ensure all equipment is repaired to the specified standard ready for hire • Maintain and ensure maximum workshop productivity in line with company targets without compromising HSEQ standards • Carry our other tasks and duties as required, including working within other departments as and when required • Ensure work area is safe, tidy and organised at all times The successful candidate will have a solid engineering and technical background along with experience in repairing and maintaining mechanical and electrical plant or equipment. also electrical testing qualifications will be required. Unipart is committed to equality of opportunity This job was originally posted as