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Plant Technician

Job Description

Service Care Solutions have an exciting Permanent opportunity for an experienced Plant Mechanic to join a client working out of their workshop located in Rugby, Warwickshire.

In the role of Plant Mechanic, you will be responsible for the provision of the company's plant equipment.

The main duties of this role is to be able to carry out machine plant diagnostics, servicing and repairs to construction Equipment to the highest standard. This role requires someone with a wide range of relevant experience in the maintenance and overhaul of contractor's plant, of small and heavy plant ideally a C&G / N.V.Q. / B. TECH or equivalent, in a mechanical discipline.

Responsible for the provision of the plant equipment, you will need to promote and present a professional image and offer service solutions to other departments and frequently liaise with the Fleet & Plant management team.

Duties will include:

  • Build strong and positive relationships with all departments and teams
  • Feedback any important information to Fleet & Plant management
  • To promote Fleet & Plant in a professional manner
  • To react to any needs quickly, effectively and efficiently
  • To carry out repairs to the highest standard to provide a " First Time Fix"
  • Possess excellent laptop computer technical diagnostics skills
  • Continually look to develop yourself through Courses and other Medias when available
  • Service and maintain Equipment to the Manufactures specifications
  • Operate mobile plant when required to ensure operation
  • Maintain and improve Fleet & Plant section profile
  • Present a professional image at all times
  • Carry out all work practices in line with company health and safety policy
  • Keep garage and workshops in a safe and tidy condition
  • Maintain detailed spare parts inventory
  • Contribute to overall success of operations through teamwork and good communication within Fleet & Plant
  • Any other duties as deemed necessary to fulfil the role
  • Assist with other duties as directed by line management


  • To communicate efficiently and express your ideas clearly and confidently at all levels verbally, in print and via the telephone
  • Teamwork, ability to work confidently within a group and on own initiative
  • Time Management, ability to manage time effectively, prioritising tasks and working to deadlines
  • Drive and determination to get things done, make things happen and continually looking for better ways of doing things
  • Analysing and Investigating, ability to gather information systematically to establish facts and principles for problem solving
  • Flexibility, ability to adapt successfully to changing situations and environments
  • Initiative and Self-Motivation, ability to act on initiative, identify opportunities and be proactive in putting forward ideas & solutions
  • A relevant qualification in plant maintenance and repair C&G / N.V.Q. / B. TECH or equivalent, in a mechanical discipline Personal Attributes:
  • Capable of delivering results under pressure and to strict deadlines
  • Quality focused

If you would like more information on this role and interested in applying, please forward your CV to or call 01772 208967.