Mechanical Maintenance Technician

Recruiter
TXM Recruit
Location
Leeds
Salary
£27000 - £29000/annum
Posted
19 Jul 2017
Closes
17 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Are you looking for the opportunity to move into a new industry and get involved in heavy maintenance and overhauls? TXM Recruit are currently recruiting for a Mechanical Maintenance Technician to join a leading Rail Freight business based in Leeds.

The Opportunity:
The successful candidate for the Mechanical Maintenance Technician position will get to work in a fast-paced environment and will receive on the job training to allow them to play a key part in a growing engineering team.

Role and Responsibilities of the Mechanical Maintenance Technician:
• Carry out maintenance, servicing, repair and overhaul of all freight vehicles, components and equipment.
• Working in line with approved standards as outlined in vehicle maintenance instructions.
• Liaise with the Engineering Supervisor to determine workload priorities.

The Mechanical Maintenance Technician must:
• Have good mechanical knowledge
• Be able to turn their hands to electrical duties when required
• Be able to demonstrate their ability to work on their own initiative in order to complete tasks in an efficient and timely manner

Desirable:
• Successful completion of a recognised apprenticeship or completed a NVQ Level 2/3 in Engineering.
• Knowledge of schematics (electrical, pneumatic & hydraulic).
• Able to read and understand technical and safety related instructions

If you are a Mechanical Maintenance Technician and would like to find out more information about the Maintenance Technician role, please call Matt Duffin at TXM Recruit on (Apply online only)