Rolling Stock Technical Support Technician (2 year fixed term contrac

Recruiter
Siemens Public Limited Company
Location
United Kingdom
Posted
25 Sep 2017
Closes
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Our talented Engineers are working to improve and shape the future and reliability of the UK railways and you could be a part of it. The challenge Our teams based in Wimbledon are searching for a Technical Support Engineer to join them on a two year fixed term contract, supportingon our fleet of 707's trains. Working on a shift basis over a 24 hour rota, you will act as front line support to our customer responding to and diagnosing faults alongside routine maintenance. You will: - Provide technical support for the customers maintenance team on site and at incidents off depot - With minimal supervision investigate rolling stock casualties - Undertake maintenance and repair of the allocated rolling stock to meet the requirements of the production plan - Regularly monitor train defects and failures in traffic and liaise with the customer - Mitigating the risk of in service failures through proactive intervention - Download and process train diagnostic data, undertake fault finding to an advanced level - Produce complex, analytical technical reports on fault investigation - Live closure of work reports within Maintenance Managementsystem - Act as Siemens representative on shift, providing technical support to the Operator's maintenance staff - Assist other team members, both Siemens and customer, with the development of technical skills by acting as a mentor - As required, attend off-depot meetings to support technical investigations and resolution - Record and report all information relevant to Operational Safety Incidents / Accidents, service defects and failures in a detailed and efficient manner - As required, respond to trends in unit defects and make recommendations on possible mitigations and counter measure - Undertake audits of customer's maintenance practices to ensure that maintenance is undertaken in accordance with the relevant standards The candidate Someone with/who: - Relevant engineering qualification or experience in a mechanical/electrical engineering environment - Ability to complete all records of actions and operations accurately and to procedures - Knowledge of Health & Safety including bio-hazards, manual handling and Control of Substances Hazardous to Health (COSHH) - Ability to fault-find using a number of different methods including diagnostic software - Ability to understand and interpret relevant technical publications - Ability to produce detailed analytical technical reports - Good communication skills - In depth knowledge of rolling stock systems / procedures including schematics, fault finding techniques and download analysis About us We're Siemens. A collection of over 348,000 great minds who are all making the future and you could be one of them. Our Rail Systems business is working to transform the future of rolling stock engineering within the UK. We have maintenance facilities and offices across the UK, full of talented individual's helping us to challenge the today and work towards a brighter tomorrow. Want to join us and be a Future Maker? We're excited to hear that you would like to join us here at Siemens. Our people love it here and we want you to be a part of helping us make real, what matters. We are looking forward to receiving your online application. Please ensure you complete all areas ,of the application form, to the best of your ability to help us review your suitability for the role. We will be in contact with an update on your application by 4th October. What else do I need to know? The benefits package for this role includes not only a generous base salary, but an annual bonus, shift allowance and a London weighting allowance. We know that not everyone's lifestyle is the same, so we operate a flexible benefits scheme where you can tailor your benefits package to suit you. If we all thought the same, we would never think of anything new. That's why we recruit great minds from all walks of life. We embrace diversity and create what's right for the world by employing the people who live in it. *LI-RT1 How do I apply? We are looking forward to receiving your online application. Please ensure you complete all areas, of the application form, to the best of your ability as we will use this data to review your suitability for the role. What else do I need to know? Siemens is dedicated to quality, equality, and valuing diversity, and we welcome applications that reflect the diversity of the communities within which we work.
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