Plant Fitter - Southampton

Full time

Southampton, United Kingdom


Trant Engineering Ltd has a long history of engineering and construction excellence, delivering high quality EPC engineering and construction services throughout the UK and overseas. We successfully deliver complex turnkey engineering projects in sectors such as Process & Water, Energy, Defence, Oil & Gas and Nuclear.

We have over 800 employees and with a healthy forward order book with a projected turnover of £180m this year, it is an exciting time to join the business.

We are looking for a qualified plant fitter with proven knowledge in the repairs and maintenance and occasional refurbishment of all types of plant and small tools from 3T to 26T excavators, dumpers, rollers, floor saws etc.  You will need to be self motivated, able to turnaround machines quickly while ensuring the machinery is fit for hire.  All repairs and inspections should be completed to a high standard and be well-documented.

You will be required to travel to sites to service and repair tools and equipment; a service van will be supplied with this position.

Enthusiasm, flexibility, being a good team player and having the ability to work in a busy environment are essential skills for the job. You will also need to demonstrate good spoken and written English, practical plant fitter experience and good working knowledge of a range of plant & tool hire equipment

At Trant, we offer the opportunity for career development and progression within a professional working environment and we strongly support and encourage employees to gain professional qualifications.

Our company benefits package includes;

·       Competitive hourly rates

·       20 days holiday + bank holidays

·       The opportunity to buy further holidays

·       Christmas shutdown

·       Government workplace pension

Equal Opportunities;

Trant Engineering Limited is committed to equal opportunities for all and we do not discriminate on the grounds of race, religion or belief, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marital or civil partner status, sex, disability or age.

To apply for this position, please e-mail your CV to or call 02380 665544                                                              

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