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Electrical Modifications Technician

Zoek Pin North West London, Greater London, England

£16.61 - £20.50/hour

Contract (Full time)

Posted 8 days ago

Job title: Electrical Modifications Technician
Job location:North West London
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

Industries considered:Rail, Rolling Stock, RAF, REME, Army, Navy, Marine, Avionics, Rolling Stock, Defence, Automotive, Plant Engineering, SPM, HVAC, and Process Engineering

Disciplines considered: Electrical Engineer, Avionic Technician, Aircraft Engineer, Marine Engineer, Maintenance engineer, Automotive Technician and Breakdown Engineer

Client Summary:

Our client is a global leader in Rolling Stock vehicle manufacturing, service and maintenance.

Position Summary:

As part of a small modifications team, you will be required to undertake 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 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

·Down load train data from on board train data recorders using laptops

·Run diagnostics software to identify faults with various train systems . 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.


·Completion of a recognised apprenticeship

·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

·Use of Laptop's and diagnostic tools to determine faults

·Ability to work from maintenance manuals and schematics

·Experience of Electrical fault finding

·Experience of Electrical repairs

Interview process:

· Competency interview over Microsoft Teams

If you wish to be considered for this role please apply below or send your CV including scanned copies of your qualifications and a scanned copy of your passport to (url removed)


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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