Rolling Stock Electrical Technician

Recruiter
Shorterm Group
Location
Burton-On-Trent
Salary
£21/hour
Posted
10 Jun 2017
Closes
10 Jul 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Interim
Hours
Full Time
Job title: Electrical Technician
Job location: Burton on Trent, Staffordshire
Hourly pay rate: £21 Ltd
Shifts: Regular days 4 on 4 off
Hours per week: 40 Hours average
Duration: 6 Months +
Start date: ASAP
Industries considered: RAF, REME, Army, Navy, Marine, Avionics, Rolling Stock, Rail, Commercial/Industrial Electrics, Defence, Plant Engineering, SPM, HVAC, and Process Engineering
Disciplines considered: Electrical Engineer, Electrician, Avionic Technician, Aircraft Electrician, Electrical Fitter, Maintenance Fitter, and Breakdown Engineer

Client Summary:
Our client is a global leader in Rolling Stock vehicle manufacturing, service and maintenance.

Position Summary
We are looking for Electrical / Mechanical Engineering Technicians to work on rolling stock (trains) based out of a depot in Burton. The role is geared around carrying out fault diagnosis work on trains in service and covers all systems of which examples would be doors, Diesel Engine, Traction Motor, HVAC, driver controls, lighting, PIS (passenger information systems), signalling etc.

Initially you will use software diagnostic tools to investigate the fault and therefore you will ideally have used such tools in your previous employment. You must be able to demonstrate the ability to analyse data from the software tools to identify the root cause of the problem. Further you will then be tasked to investigate in more depth which will involve more traditional electrical testing using a fluke meter. Therefore you must be competent in the use of fluke meters carrying out fault finding.

Person Profile/Experience:
No previous rail experience required as we will consider applicants that have worked on any of the following, but you must have fault diagnosis experience.
Special Purpose Machinery
Avionics (commercial)
HVAC
Process Engineering
Production Plants
PLC Controls
Electricians (Commercial/Industrial)
Automotive - Routine Maintenance on Cars/ Trucks/ HGV
Defence - Routine Maintenance on Submarines / Ships / Aircraft
EX Forces Electrical Engineer - Routine Maintenance on Aircraft/ helicopters/ HGV (REME, RAF, Navy)

Qualifications:
A must is a formal electrical engineering qualification, HNC or equivalent.

Contact Information:
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PLEASE NOTE ALL APPLICANTS MUST BE ABLE TO PASS A DRUGS AND ALCOHOL TEST BEFORE BEING OFFERED A POSITION.

Please note due to the volume of applications, we can only commit to contact those candidates we deem suitable for the position. However, we may retain your details and contact you in the future should suitable positions arise.
Please note the above job specification could be subject to change as agreed with our client