Location
    Sussex
    Date

    Shorterm Group

    Job Title: Maintenance Technicians
    Pay: 20.06 – 21.12 PAYE or 26.32 – 27.74 UMBRELLA
    Job Location: Crawley, West Sussex, RH10
    Shifts: Days & Nights, occasional weekends
    Duration: Long-Term Rolling Contract
    Start Dates: 22nd April – 3rd June

    DO YOU HAVE MECHANICAL MAINTENANCT EXPERIENCE AND LOOKING FOR A NEW, EXCITING CHALLENGE IN ROLLING STOCK?

    Industries Considered: We welcome applicants from Rolling Stock, Aviation, Plant, Automotive, HGV, PCV, Marine, Armed Forces and other similar backgrounds

    Benefits for you
    Comprehensive Training Programme – earn while you learn
    Working on a state of the are fleet of rail vehicles
    Working in a purpose built maintenance facility
    Onsite free parking
    Excellent work environment & first class manufacturing work stations
    Fantastic gateway into the Rolling Stock industry

    We are recruiting a team of Mechanical Maintenance Technicians to work in the transportation sector in one of the most exciting industries in the country. We have a tailor made training program that takes experienced mechanically minded individuals and upskills them to be highly competent maintenance technicians for Rolling Stock.

    Position Summary
    You will be responsible for carrying out routine maintenance, repair and fault finding on rolling stock passenger vehicles. This will include braking systems, pneumatics, wheelsets and other mechanical assemblies. You will take 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. Ensure safe systems of work methods are applied.

    Key Responsibilities will include:
    Carrying out routine repairs, inspections and maintenance
    Investigating, diagnosing and rectifying mechanical & electronic faults
    Rectifying running defects
    Carrying out routine servicing
    General maintenance and repair
    Documenting faults and rectification work conducted in detail
    Ensuring appropriate ‘clocking’s’ are made and that all job cards and service sheets are completed in a timely manner
    Liaising with the parts department to attain correct parts
    Completion of all required paperwork
    Operation of powered plant, lifting and mechanical handling equipment.
    Ensuring all problems with processes, tooling and documentation are identified within the team is reported to the Shift Manager / Facility Management Team
    Highlighting potential Health and Safety concerns
    Compliance with all laid down H&S legislation and depot procedures to ensure a safe accident free environment
    Responsible for keeping the work area clean and tidy and to the highest standards at all times.
    Supporting the Shift Manager regarding delivery of Quality, Waste Reduction, Delivery and H&S targets
    Produce comprehensive reports on specific fault finding investigations
    Identify potential improvements and feedback to Engineering
    Constantly searching for ways to improve processes
    Responsible for the coaching of colleagues in good working practices and quality standards. Supporting the Shift Production Manager in the identification of training needs

    Qualifications
    Minimum requirements NVQ Level 2 award in a Mechanical discipline.

    Apply:
    Contact Information: Adam Jackson
    Email cv to: (url removed)
    Phone: (phone number removed)

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

    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.