Lubrication Fitter (Ref: 9971)

Lafarge Cement is part of Aggregate Industries with over 4,000 employees and operations across the UK and Northern Europe. We are committed to helping create a better built environment.


Lafarge Cement, currently have exciting opportunities for suitably qualified, experienced and motivated candidates to join the world leader in cement, aggregates, and concrete solutions.  


Lubrication Fitter


As a Lubrication Fitter you will plan, coordinate, implement, and carry out lubrication activities / maintenance of lubrication units to ensure correct functioning of the equipment.


Tasks and Responsibilities 


  • Is responsible for patrols and checks whilst applying and replacing lubricants, obtain oil samples, evaluate and raise work orders according to the lubrication schedule and carry out repairs when required
  • Provide hands on help to the mechanical department during major repairs/breakdowns
  • Ensure all Health, Safety and Environmental standards are adhered to and reported to the HSE manager
  • Complying with all the necessary Health and Safety Regulations within the workplace and escalate any H&S issues to your supervisor
  • Continue building on the PM routines and forward planning for KSD activities and lubrication overhauls
  • Administer / monitor production lube schedules & feedback improvements
  • Take lubricant samples according to the schedule and send for analysis 
  • Follow systematically the lubrication inspection program 
  • Analyse the results of sampling with the maintenance manager(s) and inspectors and propose actions accordingly


What you will bring


  • Knowledge and experience working on mechanical drives and transmissions, hydraulic and pneumatic systems
  • Previous experience working on heavy fixed plant and machinery
  • Capable of effective prioritization of tasks and personal time management
  • Able to work unsupervised and prioritize their time and activities
  • Have strong analytical skills supporting fast and effective problem solving
  • Able to demonstrate a proven ability in troubleshooting
  • Confident, self-motivated and able to work individually and with co-workers of other disciplines to solve engineering and production issues (sometimes outside of normal hours)
  • Time served mechanical craftsman, (indentured or possessing NVQ level 3) with at least 3 years post apprenticeship experience


No agencies please.


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About Aggregate Industries

We’re at the frontline of the construction and infrastructure industries, producing and supplying an array of construction materials. With over 330 sites and more than 4100 dedicated employees, we’re home to everything from aggregates, asphalt, ready-mixed concrete and precast concrete products. On top of that, we produce, import and export supply materials for cement and offer national road surfacing and contracting services.