Service Assistant

Recruiter
Shorterm Group
Location
Derby
Salary
£10.65 - £13.35/hour
Posted
17 Jul 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
JOB TITLE: Mechanical Service Assistant
JOB LOCATION: Derby
HOURLY RATE: £10.65 PAYE OR £13.35 lTD
HOURS PER WEEK: Average 40 hours per week
SHIFTS: Days (4 on 4 off)
SHIFT DAYS: Monday to Sunday (flexibility to work weekends)
HOLIDAY ENTITLEMENT: 33 Days per years
DURATION: Long term - potentially tempt to perm
START DATE: ASAP

Position Summary:

The role is carrying out Routine Mechanical Maintenance of Rolling Stock. You will specifically with a focus on mechanical maintenance and component changes.
This position is the key focal point for the safe and reliable running of the fleet.

This position is a fantastic opportunity for someone to develop their skills within the Rail industry. This position will be long term and potentially could turn into something permanent with scope to progress.

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

* 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
* Oil changes
* Fuel Changes

Candidates from the following background will be considered:

* RAF, REME, Army, Navy
* Plant Maintenance
* Engineering Services Maintenance
* Rail
* Heavy Mechanical Engineering
* Automotive

Ideal applicants would have had some heavy maintenance experience and previously worked shifts. Ideally would also have a NVQ level 2 in Engineering.

If you would like to be considered for this vacancy please apply by sending an up to date CV by email

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