Skilled / Semi-skilled Service Engineer

Posted Tuesday April 30th 2019

We are currently looking for a skilled or semi-skilled service engineer.

Based in our workshop in St. Martins, this position involves the servicing, maintenance and repairs of heavy plant machinery. 


  • Carry out pre-hire inspections
  • Maintenance and fitting duties on a wide range of plant machinery
  • Carry out mechanical repairs including cutting and welding as required
  • Follow instructions as directed
  • Keep accurate records as directed
  • Aid with the safe operation of the work area
  • Comply fully with company health & safety procedures
  • Follow work practices and instructions as directed

Our Plant Hire Fleet consists of hydraulic excavators, dozers, dump trucks and other heavy plant machinery by Komatsu, JCB, Hitachi etc.

For a full list click here to see our Plant Hire range


  • A self-motivated person with good communication skills who can work well within a team environment.
  • A flexible working attitude with an enthusiastic approach to problem solving.
  • Previous experience and the ability to use welding equipment is an advantage

Salary will depend on experience
Full time hours plus overtime

For more information:
Call us on 01691 770171 or send your CV to
or send written applications to:

HR Dept.
Ridgway Rentals Ltd
Earthmover House,
Ridgway Business Park
St Martins, Oswestry,
Shropshire SY11 3PZ

About Ridgway Rentals

Ridgway Rentals is a family owned and run company based in St. Martins near Oswestry and have been supplying Nationwide Plant Hire for over 50 years. We take great pride in the excellent service we provide to our customers and expect our staff to reflect these qualities at all times.

Our Plant Hire Fleet includes 1.5 ton Mini Diggers up to 50 Ton Tracked Excavators, Wheeled Excavators, Loading Shovels, Telehandlers, Backhoes, Dumpers, Rollers, Dump Trucks, Dozers which are all delivered nationwide along with the many different attachments as required.

For more information on what Ridgway Rentals do, please look over our website.