Workshop Technician

  • Member
  • Vp plc
  • Division
  • MEP Hire
  • Location
  • Rainham
  • Closing Date
  • 08/12/2020
  • Job Description
  • Why join MEP Hire? Firstly, we are a specialist market leading rental company in the mechanical, electrical, plumbing, & commercial fit-out sectors. But more than that we are big enough to matter but definitely small enough to care. Whether it be customers, suppliers, or our own colleagues, we want to make the difference.

     

    We aspire to be a business with the right ethos – a balance between delivering outstanding service to customers whilst creating value for our stakeholders including our employees.

     

    Do you want to make a difference and be part of a successful and growing specialist business and be at the heart of our next period of growth?  If you do, we look forward to hearing from you and if your application is successful look forward to working with you to create an even bigger and better business.

     

    As a division of Vp plc, a group of 6 specialist hire businesses, MEP Hire, hire mechanical, electrical and plumbing equipment alongside the low level access machines.

    As a Workshop Technician, you will maintain equipment and the branch to a standard that complies with/exceeds all current Health and Safety at Work legislation.

    You will be responsible for keeping stock time in the workshop to a minimum by maintaining and repairing equipment to meet safety standards. This will require applying a test and run procedure for items transferred in to the depot or returned from Hire and assessing their need to go in to workshop or back to depot availability.

    Additional ad-hoc duties may arise and you will be required to take responsibility for workshop cleanliness, safety and supplies through the course of each shift. 

    Skills & experience required:


    • Ability to demonstrate a basic knowledge of how to repair and maintain small tools products, additional training would also be given
    • Good communication skills both with colleagues and customers internally and externally
    • Be able to manage workloads and prioritise effectively
    • Have a good knowledge of the area
    • Be IT literate, the department operates a fully automated system for which full training will be provided