Mechanical Fitter

Recruiter
Shorterm Group
Location
Ilford
Salary
£18.45/hour
Posted
13 Jun 2017
Closes
13 Jul 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
JOB TITLE: 3 x Heavy Mechanical Maintenance
JOB LOCATION: Ilford / East London
HOURLY RATE: £18.45 Ltd (Days) - £20.30 Ltd (Nights)
HOURS PER WEEK: 36 hours per week
SHIFTS: Days Monday to Wednesday 12 hours 7am until 7pm
DURATION: Ongoing 12 months minimum
START DATE: ASAP

Position Summary:

The role is carrying out Mechanical overhaul and maintenance. You will specifically with a focus on replacing heavy components on bogies, axels, wheels sets, valves and couplers.
Safety Critical position and is a requirement against the Service Agreement (SA). This position is the key focal point for the safe and reliable running of the fleet.

The position is based on a busy maintenance depot and all applicants would be expected to complete the following:

* Remove large components such as axle boxes, bogies ,valves and couplers
* Work from written instruction (VMI)
* Work from Mechanical Engineering drawings, working to specific measurements
* Replacing mechanical components to correspond to engineering drawings
* Routine fleet checks ensuring that the Fleet are operated safely
* Work flexibly with a maintenance team
Person Profile:
You will be a highly self-motivated individual, able to work under your own initiative. Attitude and enthusiasm is key for this role as those that display reliability, technical ability and motivation may be asked to stay on in the long-term.
Candidates from the following background will be considered:

* HGV Technicians
* RAF, REME, Army, Navy
* Plant Maintenance
* Engineering Services Maintenance
* Rail
* Heavy Mechanical Engineering
Ideal applicants would have had some heavy maintenance experience and previously worked shifts. Also due to the location of the work candidates must have their own transport and be able to work days & nights which will include working at the weekend.

If you would like to be considered for this vacancy please apply by sending an up to date CV by email or ring Ronnie Burton at Shorterm (agency) on (Apply online only)

IF YOU WISH TO APPLY FOR THIS ROLE PLEASE CAN YOU SEND A COPY OF YOUR CV TOGETHER WITH A COPY OF YOUR QUALIFICATIONS AND PASSPORT or ID.
PLEASE NOTE ALL APPLICANTS MUST BE ABLE TO PASS AN DRUGS AND ALCOHOL TEST BEFORE BEING OFFERED A POSITION (this is standard procedure on Rail depots)

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