Electrician (Rolling Stock)

Recruiter
Shorterm Group
Location
Eastleigh
Posted
12 Dec 2018
Closes
25 Jan 2019
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job title: Electrician
Job location: Eastleigh
Hourly pay rate:
Monday – Friday: £23ph (£1ph Retention Bonus)
Hours:
2 week alternate shift patterns:
Earlies: 05:45 – 16:15
Lates: 15:45 – 02:15
50 HOURS A WEEK

Duration: 12 months
Start date: Immediate
Industries considered: Rail, Rolling Stock, Armed Forces, Marine and Aerospace
Disciplines considered: Electrical Fitter, Electrical Technician, And Dual-skilled Technician

Client Summary:

The Shorterm Group is a Rolling Stock Recruitment specialist and provides staffing solutions for clients across the Industry. One of our clients is a leader in railway rolling stock engineering and enhancement. They run a number of projects across the UK and specialize in improving Rail Vehicle performance and utilization.

This is one of the most lucrative opportunities in the UK in the rolling stock market, installing state of the art regenerative braking systems to rolling stock; this is a great prospect for someone looking to break into the rolling stock industry or someone currently in the trade to be part of something that will be widely renowned within the industry.

Position Summary:

We are looking for Electricians to work on an overhaul project in Eastleigh. Duties will include but are not limited to; looming, wiring, cable harnessing, point to point wiring, electrical strip out and modification. All candidates MUST be able to read engineering drawings & schematics.

We are looking for Electricians from a variety of backgrounds including those with Rolling Stock, Aerospace or Marine experience. Ultimately candidates must be capable, proactive and adaptable technicians who relish working in a heavy engineering environment.

Candidates will working an alternating shift pattern; 2 weeks on earlies, 2 weeks on lates.

Person Profile/Experience:

Successful Candidates will be able to demonstrate the following;

* Relevant Electrical qualifications.
* Relevant Vehicle electrical modification experience.
* A highly self-motivated individual, able to work under your own initiative.
* Possess excellent communication & interpersonal skills.
* Ideally have knowledge of modern rolling stock systems and Train depot operations.
* Ability to read and understand wiring diagrams / schematics and to work unsupervised once they have an understanding of what is required.

Qualifications & Skills:

Relevant NVQ, C&G, BTEC level 3 in Electrical Engineering or time-served.

Candidates from the following industries will be considered:

* Rolling Stock
* Aerospace
* Ex Forces Mechanical or Electrical Technician
* Marine

What's in it for you:

Entry into the rolling stock market.
Excellent Pay Rates
Exciting Project
On-site Parking
Long contract

Contact Information: Alex Marks
Email:
Phone: (Direct Line) (Apply online only)

PLEASE NOTE ALL APPLICANTS MUST BE ABLE TO PASS A MEDICAL AND DRUGS AND ALCOHOL TEST BEFORE BEING OFFERED A POSITION

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