Electrical and Mechanical Fitter

Recruiter
Rullion Limited
Location
Manchester
Posted
13 Apr 2018
Closes
20 Apr 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Electrical & Mechanical Fitter

Electrical fitters with strong mechanical skills are required to work on a long term contract for a large rail company based in Manchester as part of their depot maintenance team.

Applicants will need to be electrically biased with a minimum of an NVQ Level 3 in Electrical Engineering or recognised equivalent and should have a strong appreciation for mechanical engineering.

Hours

You will work a mixture of day and night shifts, plus one out of every two weekends on a six week rotation. On average you will work 37 hours per week.

Rates

For the first 12 weeks the rate of pay is £18.86 per hour through a limited company.

After 12 weeks your rate will increase to £21.41 per hour, in line with the Agency Worker Regulations.

Description

Reporting to the Production Manager, you will be a senior team member, servicing, maintaining and repairing locomotives and units to laid-down specifications. Within the team you will ensure that traction and rolling stock are serviced and maintained in a safe, efficient and cost effective manner whilst constantly seeking to improve quality.

Key skills and requirements for the role include;

• Time served apprenticeship in an Electrical Engineering or an ONC or NVQ level 3 or equivalent in Electrical Engineering.
• Skilled in both mechanical and electrical engineering.
• Experience in railway unit / locomotive, aircraft, HGVs, coaches, navy, ships, buses or military vehicles.
• In depth fault finding experience
• Basic MS Office IT skills.
• Prepared to work shifts including days, nights and weekends

Please note my client operates a strict drugs and alcohol policy – you will be subject to mandatory drug and alcohol testing prior to start.

Rullion celebrates and supports diversity and is committed to ensuring equal opportunities for both employees and applicants

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