Electrical Commissioning Technicians

Employer
Shorterm Group
Location
UK
Salary
Competitive
Closing date
11 Jun 2022

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Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
ELECTRICAL TECHNICIANS NEEDED - IMMEDIATE START AVAILABLE*

Job title: Electrical Commissioning Technicians.
Job location: Eastleigh Depot, Hampshire

Salary:
£25.00 Umbrella. £19.65 + Holiday Pay £2.86 + £2.49 National Insurance - PAYE. Once Competent this will increase to £30.00 Umbrella.

Shifts:
Fully flexible to support 24/7 Cover. This includes Days/ Nights & Weekends.

Hours per week:
Minimum 50 hours per week

Start date:
ASAP

Duration:
On-going contract

Rolling Stock:
Aventra - Class 701

Client Summary:
A world renowned Rolling Stock vehicle manufacturing, service and maintenance company and is the number one provider of rail solutions in the world. This prestigious company is also the largest rolling stock manufacturer and provider in the UK and employs over 70,000 employees in 60 countries worldwide.

Position Summary:

As part of a small technical team, you will be required to undertake mechanical & electrical maintenance, detailed fault finding and repair on the fleet of Aventra trains. Successful candidates would be expected to be able to complete all repairs and maintenance (both electrically and mechanically) to the new fleet of hi-tech vehicles. All of these repairs must be to the high safety critical standards.

The candidate would be expected to complete the below amongst other tasks:

·Train preparation checks
·Braking tests
·Helping with detailed fault finding and diagnostics
·Tests and repairs on the HVAC systems
·Repairs and calibrations to door systems
·Wifi and CCTV testing
·Re-wires and electrical component changes
·GSMR mods
·Mechanical component changes
·Down load train data from on board train data recorders using laptops
·Run diagnostics software to identify faults with various train systems i.e. hydraulic systems, pneumatic systems, train management systems & on board computers.
·System software updates as required
·Production of affirmative closing actions
·Contribution to Health and Safety on a daily basis.

Industries considered:Rail, Rolling Stock, RAF, REME, Army, Navy, Marine, Avionics.

Disciplines considered: Electrical Engineer / Mechanical Engineer, Mechanic, Avionic Technician, Aircraft Engineer, Marine Engineer, Maintenance Fitter.

Qualifications:

·Minimum qualification required - NVQ Level 3 in an electrical discipline.

Person profile:

·Experience within Rail desirable
·You will be a highly self-motivated individual, able to work under your own initiative
·You will possess excellent communication & interpersonal skills
·Experience within Rail desirable
·Use of Laptop's and diagnostic tools to determine faults
·Ability to work from maintenance manuals and schematics
·Experience of Mechanical or Electrical fault finding
·Experience of Mechanical or Electrical repairs

Interview process:
·Face to face interview
·Trade test
·Written Elec and Mech tests

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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