Role: Construction Plant/HGV Apprentice Fitter

Position: Permanent Full-Time
Based: Laois Hire, Nurney Branch

Reports to: Workshop Manager
Immediate Start

You will be part of a large team of fitters and work alongside an experienced fitter

Working hours: 8am – 5:30, some weekends required

You will receive the going rate for a fitter apprentice

As the apprentice fitter you will service and repair our full range of plant hire equipment; maintaining the quality, safety, reliability and availability of hire stock in a cost effective manner.

The main responsibilities will be diagnosing and repairing faults and breakdowns on heavy plant machinery including Excavators and Compaction equipment. Planned/scheduled maintenance will also be completed in conjunction with customers and clients and completed on site.


  • Routine service and maintenance of all plant hire equipment
  • Ensure service records are maintained and updated onto the internal computerised system (Spanner) and daily worksheets are populated
  • Adhere to the damage process and ensure product damage is highlighted
  • Adhere to company guidelines on Health & Safety at work at all times and portray a professional and business like image to all customers, potential customers and other


  • A full clean driving license is required.
  • A high degree of knowledge and competence in auto-electrics, transmissions, and hydraulic systems.
  • Manual handling awareness
  • Strong communication skills
  • Experience working in a similar industry

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