Mechanical Fitter

Shorterm Group
Closing date
11 Jun 2022

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Contract Type
Full Time
Job title: Rolling Stock Maintenance Technician / MechanicJob location:Acton W3Hourly pay rate:£34,571.00 pa. Over £38k earnings opportunity with O/TShifts:DaysHours per week:35 hours per week plus overtimeDuration:PermanentStart date:ImmediateIndustries considered:Mobile/Plant Maintenance, Rail, Automotive Mechanics, HGV/PSV Fitters and HM Forces (REME, RN mechanical trades and RAF heavy equipment/Mechanical TradesDisciplines considered:Mechanical fitting, welding and fabricationClient Summary:A Market Leader in the maintenance, service and repair of Rail Freight Locomotives, Wagons and Rail Freight LogisticsPosition SummaryWe are looking for a number of Pro-Active Team Players to join a small but busy team responsible for the general maintenance, service and repair of Rail Freight Locomotives and Wagons The role will involve such procedures as small repairs and exam work on loco's and spring and brake block changes, general repairs to door latches and pre use maintenance on the wagon fleet; therefore, we are looking for someone who has a min of 12-18 months' experience of hands on tools work experience and is qualified to NVQ level 3 as a minimumThis is a great earnings opportunity Person Profile/Experience:This would suit an aspiring mechanic looking for an opportunity to break in to the Rail Engineering Industry, ex Forces Engineers, Mobile Plant Maintenance, Aerospace or Automotive/HGV/PSV skills will be suitable for this roleYou will be physically fit and healthy, have a good sense of humour and be prepared to work outdoors where required. You will ideally have a full (clean) driving license and be flexible enough to travel to other local sites in the region from time to timeDue to the nature of the work/role, an appreciation of H&S at work is essential, plus in line with Rail Industry Protocols there is a zero policy re being under the influence of Drugs & Alcohol whilst at workQualifications:NVQ Level 3 or equivalent is a minimum requirement in a Mechanical Fitting skill setExperience a min of 24 months' hands on toolsContact Information:Email: Phone: (Direct Line) 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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