Flannery Plant Hire is a blue-chip company & one of the biggest suppliers of operated & self-drive plant hire in the UK.

We are currently looking for workshop fitters for our Manchester depot.


The Fitter is responsible for all duties associated with the post including fitting/welding duties at our Manchester depot.

  • Maintenance and repair of mobile & fixed plant and equipment as  requested by the workshop supervisor both at our depot
  • Follow instructions as directed by the workshop supervisor

Assist with the safe operation of the work area and any customer site


  • Maintenance and fitting duties on a wide range of Plant items such as hydraulic excavators, dumpers, telehandlers and dozers
  • Cutting and welding as requested by workshop supervisor
  • Keeping accurate records e.g. pre-delivery inspections and returns inspection of plant, records of works carried out and parts used
  • Liaising and working with outside contract fitting staff
  • Complying with delegated responsibilities in the areas of Safety, Health and Welfare and have a proactive approach towards the reduction/elimination of accidents and dangerous occurrences in the workplace
  • Carrying out any mechanical repairs and maintenance duties assigned or requested by Workshop supervisor and or Service Manager
  • Follow work practices and instructions as directed by Workshop Supervisor


Essential Criteria:

  • 2 years post qualification experience working as a mobile plant fitter
  • Experience and competency of fault-finding, maintenance and repair of heavy-duty construction plant
  • Knowledge and awareness of Health, Safety and Welfare practice and legislation, with experience of on-site construction situations
  • Possess the ability to understand and interpret engineering drawings
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Must have own tools

A competitive salary will be offered to the successful candidate.

To apply, please email to Recruitment-operator@flanneryplant.co.uk