JOB TITLE: 28x Mechanical Modifications Technicians
JOB LOCATION: Eastleigh, Southampton
HOURLY PAY RATE:£20.40PAYE / £26.00 Umbrella
SHIFTS: Minimum of 46 hours a week
SHIFT PATTERN: Fully flexible to support 24/7 Cover. This includes Days/Nights & Weekends.
PROJECT:Class 701 Aventra platform
INDUSTRIES CONSIDERED: Rolling Stock, EX Forces Electrical Engineers, EX Forces Mechanical, Engineers, Aviation Engineers, Motor Vehicle Technicians - Mechanical or Electrical
BORED IN YOUR CURRENT INDUSTRY? ARE YOU AN ELECTRICAL OR MECHANICAL TECHNICIAN LOOKING FOR A NEW AND EXCITING CHALLENGE IN THE ROLLING STOCK INDUSTRY? IF SO PLEASE READ ON:
Working at Eastleigh Depot we require 28 Modifications Technicians who will initially be engaged for the implementation of a suite of post-production modifications both electrical and Mechanical on our Class 701 Project.
In addition, the position holder will eventually be responsible for carrying out routine maintenance, repair and fault finding on Class 701 Electric Multiple Unit. Take overall responsibility of vehicle examinations in line with vehicle maintenance instructions (VMI's).
Undertake all types of maintenance examination work to ensure that we provide a safe, reliable, and defect free train. Take responsibility for the safe, efficient and professional workmanship of oneself and others under your control.
Duties could include the following:
*Mechanical Interiors/ Roof & Underframe inspections
*Software uploads and downloads using a Laptop
*Using manufacturer supplied computer programs to interrogate and program parts and systems.
*Carrying out inspections and checks to ensure reliability of fleet
*Carrying out mechanical and electrical modifications
*Carrying out work recording via both paperwork and computer (SAP)
Qualifications / Education required:
Electrical Engineer - Minimum requirements NVQ Level 3 award in an Electrical discipline or similar.
Mechanical Engineer - Minimum requirements NVQ Level 3 award in a Mechanical discipline.
If you wish to be considered for this role please send your CV including scanned copies of your qualifications and scanned copy of your passport to (url removed)
PLEASE NOTE ALL APPLICANTS MUST BE ABLE TO PASS A DRUGS AND ALCOHOL TEST BEFORE BEING OFFERED A POSITION (this is standard procedure on Rail depots)
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