High Level Technician - Rolling Stock

Recruiter
Shorterm Limited
Location
Wakefield
Salary
£40k - £40500 pa
Posted
06 Oct 2017
Closes
07 Nov 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job title: 1 x High Level Technician (Rolling Stock) Job location:Wakefield Hourly pay rate:Up to £40,500 Shifts:Various must be flexible (Days, Nights, Weekends all included) Hours per week:Average 40 hours per week Start date:ASAP Industries considered:Rail, Rolling Stock, RAF, REME, Army, Navy, Marine, Avionics, Rolling Stock, Commercial/Industrial Electrics, Defence, Plant Engineering, SPM, HVAC, and Process Engineering Disciplines considered:Diesel Engine Fitter, Mechanical Engineer, Mechanic, Avionic Technician, Aircraft Engineer, Marine Engineer, Maintenance Fitter, and Breakdown Engineer Client Summary: Our client is a global leader in Rolling Stock vehicle manufacturing, service and maintenance. Position Summary The role will provide a fault finding and technical advice service to the managers and technicians working on new fleet of trains Working as part of the Engineering team, this challenging role involves investigating faults and defects on a fleet of DMU's The successful applicant will provide technical assistance/advice to Shift Managers and technicians relating to engineering issues and be responsible for the effective fault diagnosis, repair and analysis of designated systems of responsibility. To achieve this effectively, the incumbent of this role will develop short and long term solutions to technical issues to help improve the reliability and safety of an already strong fleet. Fault finding of the existing DMU fleet of trains, including fault reporting to the customer and carrying out of planned maintenance of trains during test and passenger service operation. This will include verification of new planned maintenance documents, assisting with modification to trains post warranty period, carrying out depot and on-train tasks, liaison with train operators, project and depot staff. You will also be expected to remove and replace the interiors to access electrical items. You'll be expected to test and inspect all replaced components with a fluke meter, so you must be competent in this area. This is a Safety Critical position and is a requirement against the Service Agreement (SA). This could also include the following: High Level fault finding electrically High Level fault finding mechanically (on diesel engines) Responsible for the accuracy and completeness of all paperwork prior to supervisor validation. Undertake technical maintenance to the required standards. Reliability monitoring reporting Data analysing Rip out and replace electrical components Rip out and replace full or part of large wiring looms Re-install wiring Test Continuity Battery Modifications Repairing or installing Wi-Fi systems Changing relay boxes Wiper motors Person Profile/Experience: Previous Rail experience is preferred but not essential. Ability to understand complex schematic drawings is a must. Ideal industry's considered: Rail Avionics (commercial) HVAC Process Engineering Production Plants Special Purpose Machinery Defence -Submarines / Ships / Aircraft EX Forces Mechanical Engineer - Routine Maintenance on Aircraft/ helicopters/ HGV (REME, RAF, Navy) Plant Qualifications: Qualified to NVQ Level 3 or Equivalent Contact Information: Email: ******************************* Phone: ************ 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.
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