PDI Engineer

  • Vacancy Title
  • PDI Engineer
  • Company
  • AFI-Group
  • Reference Number
  • SEP20213143
  • Location
  • Birmingham
  • Closing Date
  • 07/10/2021
  • Job Description
  • Pre-Delivery Inspection Engineer - Birmingham

    Salary £22,000 (DOE) + overtime + benefits

    Do you want to work for a fast-paced growing National company, with excellent career stability and progression prospects; where hard work is well rewarded? Then a job within AFI Group is for you.

    AFI are currently recruiting for a Pre-Delivery Inspection (PDI) Engineer to be based at our Birmingham depot.

    Under the direction of the Senior Engineer, you will be responsible for completing Pre-Delivery Inspections as required at the depot, and performing other engineering tasks as necessary.

    The role in brief

    • Carrying out PDIs, services, repairs, manufacturer updates and maintaining the corporate image of our fleet of rental machines
    • Accurately complete all necessary recording of checks using a company issued PDA, following company procedure at all times
    • Communicate effectively with the engineering team and hire office to make sure that the depot maintains maximum machine availability
    • 45 hours a week 

    The ideal candidate:

    • You should have a sound mechanical knowledge in a heavy plant background, i.e. powered access, forklifts, dumpers, excavators
    • Some knowledge of electro/hydraulic systems would be preferable
    • You will be working closely with customers and colleagues, so you must be able to communicate professionally
    • You must be able to prioritise tasks in an ever changing demanding hire environment

    AFI Group is a leading provider of access solutions, from the hire and purchase of access equipment, to accredited training and service / maintenance of machines. With a current network of 27 hire locations across the UK and over 5,000 machines, AFI has a strong emphasis on Health and Safety and is proud to hold various accreditations (ISO9001, ISO14001, ISO18001, 5* Achilles BuildingConfidence, Gold RoSPA award – to name a few).

    We offer an excellent benefits package:

    • 23 days holidays per year rising to 25, plus statutory holidays
    • Inclusion in a monthly profit share scheme
    • An auto-enrolment pension scheme with employer contributions
    • Death-in-Service benefit of 2 x salary
    • Healthcare Cash Plan
    • AFI Rewards

    In addition we have invested in an excellent induction programme, and staff training (we currently hold a Gold Investors in People award).