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Job vacancies

Current vacancies

Please browse through each job vacancy below. There is an email link for applications and outline information on each roll listed.

Heavy Plant/HGV Mechanic . Location: Southwater depot
  • Have at least 4 years of experience working on Heavy Plant/HGV/Cranes/Lorry Loaders, in the construction industry

  • Recognised qualifications (City & Guilds/NVQ Level 2/3) for HGV vehicles

  • Able to think for themselves and have a can-do attitude

  • Be punctual, reliable, and flexible

  • Be able to think outside the box and work things out

  • Be able to use diagnostic equipment to fault find and diagnose electrical faults

  • Have a good understanding of automotive electrical systems including CAN bus and have a basic understanding of hydraulic systems

  • Have a willingness to learn new systems and in due course assist with the maintenance and repair of mobile cranes

  • Have good communication skills and basic computer skills to fill out job sheets on time

  • Be able to read schematics and put them into practise

  • Ability to use welding equipment

  • Have a comprehensive toolkit, although special tools are provided by the company

  • Be able to work safely for the sake of yourself and others

General duties to include but not exhaustive to:

  • Reviewing and repairing defined defects

  • Vehicle safety inspections

  • Carry out routine servicing and maintenance

  • General repairs

  • MOT preparation/presentation

  • Brake relines

  • On call ROTA currently 1 in 4 week

Benefits package:

  • Modern company van with shelving and without company livery

  • Mobile phone

  • Laptop

  • Pension scheme

  • Excellent rates of pay above regional average; great potential earnings

  • Further training i.e. IPAF, IRTEC, manufacturers product training courses will be availables

Please send your CV and a covering letter to jobs@southerncranes.co.uk

Sales Representative . Location: London and South East England
  • Previous experience in a sales role within the industry is preferable but not essential

  • The candidate must be highly self-motivated and able to work independently

  • The role will involve gaining access to business opportunities within London and the South East, following up on leads, developing new client relationships as well as managing our existing customer base

  • Company car provided

  • Salary £Neg

Please send your CV and a covering letter to jobs@southerncranes.co.uk

Mobile Crane Operator . Location: Reading/Camberley/Heathrow
  • Applicants must hold a valid CPCS mobile crane (A60) qualification and an LGV Cat C (HGV Class 2) driving licence

  • Working from either our Reading, Camberley or Heathrow site

  • Opportunity for further training to gain new skills

  • Applicants must be flexible to travel to various locations as required and have a positive attitude with the ability to maintain good working relationships with clients and contractors

  • Salary £Neg

Please send your CV and a covering letter to jobs@southerncranes.co.uk

Mobile Crane and Plant Fitter . Location: Southwater depot and South East England
  • Experience working with mobile cranes is preferable but those with experience of general plant and the desire to learn will also be considered

  • Workshop and site based

  • Level 2 NVQ qualification and above

  • Excellent working environment

  • Van provided

  • Must have own tools

  • Salary: £Neg

Please send your CV and a covering letter to jobs@southerncranes.co.uk

Trainee Mobile Crane Operators . Location: London and South East England
  • We are looking to recruit three candidates to train as Mobile Crane Operators

  • Minimum requirement is a LGV Cat C (HGV Class 2) Driving Licence

  • We are looking to run the course in September 2021

  • Salary is negotiable depending upon experience

If you have a passion for heavy plant and want a new career, please send your CV and a covering letter to jobs@southerncranes.co.uk

Call us today

Crane hire: 01403 790874
Access hire: 01403 339105