Heavy Mechanical Technician
Burton upon Trent
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Job title: Heavy Mechanical Technician
Job location: Burton-On-Trent
Hourly pay rate: �17.72 Paye / �22.51 Umbrella
Hours per week: Average 45 hours per week
Shifts: Various must be flexible to work days, nights & weekends
Industries considered: Rolling Stock, HGV, Plant, Agricultural Engineering, Aviation, Defence RAF, REME, Army, Navy, Marine, Avionics, and Process Engineering
Disciplines considered: Diesel Engine Fitter, Mechanical Engineer, Mechanic, HGV Technician, Aircraft Engineer, Marine Engineer, Maintenance Fitter, and Breakdown Engineer
They are a global leader in Rolling Stock vehicle manufacturing, service, maintenance and overhaul.
This position will be completing heavy mechanical modifications of Rolling Stock Vehicles 221 and 170 units. You will be expected to complete tasks from written work instruction, including Mechanical strips and refits on components. You will also specifically work on modifications of Heavy Diesel engines. This is a Safety Critical position and is a requirement against the Service Agreement (SA). The position is based on a busy maintenance depot and all applicants would be expected to complete the following:
* Complete Diesel engine repairs
* Work from written instruction (VMI)
* Work from Mechanical Engineering drawings, working to specific measurements
* Replacing mechanical components to correspond to engineering drawings
* Work flexibly with a maintenance team
Heavy maintenance/Overhaul on Cross Country 221 and West
Coast 221 such as:
Power pack drop (Engine)
Permanent and Auto couplers
Full door changes
Toilet tank exchange (Alongside TBM)
Fresh water tanks
Mod on the Cross Countries completed via technical drawing, followed
up with testing
Various maintenance visits such as compressor oil changes, air dryer pressure
valve, final drive oil sampling and changes and brake pad checks and
No previous rail experience required as we will consider applicants that have worked on any of the following, but you must have Mechanical Maintenance or Diesel Engine experience.
Diesel Engine Fitter, Aviation HVAC, Process Engineering, Production Plants, Mechanic, Automotive - Routine Maintenance on Trucks/ HGV, Defence - Routine Maintenance on Submarines / Ships / Aircraft, EX Forces Mechanical Engineer - Routine Maintenance on Aircraft/ helicopters/ HGV (REME, RAF, Navy)
NVQ 3 or City & Guilds Level 3 qualification in a Mechanical discipline is a requirement.
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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.