Trailer Fitter (Suffolk)

Job Role: Trailer Fitter

Location: Suffolk, Felixstowe.

Hours: Shifts are 24hrs a day some days, afternoons and nights.

Who are we? To our client people mean the world to them. They aim to attract and retain the best talents, provide challenge and opportunity for personal development. They also make sure that you know what a difference you make to our business and how you can be proud of building one of Northern Europe’s largest shipping and logistics companies.

The opportunity has arisen for a Trailer Fitter based in Felixstowe. Reporting into the Shift Leader of the Workshop. You will ensure all maintenance and repairs are carried out in a professional manner for our fleet. A fork lift truck licence is essential and training will be provided on the requirements below:

Carry our repair and maintenance tasks on trailers as required
‘A’ services and MOT preparations
Carry out diagnostics using laptop
Attend roadside breakdowns in local area as required
Monitor and refuel reefers
Shunting trailers to/from quay
Trailer condition checks on quay or as requested by drivers
Warehouse cargo handling and manual handling and restow of cargo as required
Book out all stock used and fully complete paperwork needed for charging customers and paying suppliers
Keep updated in all departmental H&S procedures Who we want You will have a valid fork lift truck licence.
It would be beneficial if you have worked in a similar role previously and have good team working skills. This role is a shift role over 5 days, however a flexible approach to your work is desired. What we do for you? We offer you an interesting workplace and a key role in a growing international company. You will get to work with many different professional groups. For the right candidate there will be great opportunities for professional growth. Interested? If you have a working knowledge of the above role and have worked in a fast-paced environment, please send your CV to

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