Rolling Stock Maintenance Technician

Zoek Pin Merthyr Tydfil, Merthyr Tydfil , Wales

£16.19/hour + overtime

Contract (Full time)

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Job title: Multi-skilled Wagon Fitter
Job location:Margham
Hourly pay rate:£ per hour PAYE
Shifts:Days, leading to shifts with subsequent increase in rate to £ p/h
Hours per week:36 hours per week plus overtime
Start date:Immediate
Industries considered:Mobile/Plant Maintenance, Rail and Automotive Mechanics
Disciplines considered:Mechanical Fitting

Client Summary:

A Market Leader in the maintenance, service and repair of Rail Freight Rolling Stock

Position Summary

We are looking for a Pro-Active Team Player to join a small but busy team responsible for the general maintenance of Rail Freight Wagons
Working within the heart of the Client's Site, the role will involve such procedures as spring and brake block changes, general repairs to door latches and pre use maintenance checks, we are therefore looking for someone who has a min of 2-3 years' experience of hands on tools work experience
Successful applicants will be provided with mentored training to ensure safety and compliance plus in time be offered the opportunity to train for shunting duties and the use of a counter balance forklift truck
Salary equivalent on start will be £30,, on completion of initial competencies further training will be delivered to get each successful candidate to a multi skilled level where they will then operate as part of a 3 shift system and will be rewarded as the salary will increase to £33, pa

Person Profile/Experience:

This would suit an experienced heavy vehicle mechanic looking for an opportunity to break in to the Rail Engineering Industry, ex Forces Engineers, Plant Maintenance, Aerospace or Automotive Engineering/Fast Fit Maintenance skills will be suitable for this role

You 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 driving license (ideally no more than 6 points) and be flexible enough to travel to other local sites in the region from time to time

Due 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 work. Regular random checks are carried out to ensure compliance


NVQ Level 3 in a technical discipline essential
Experience supersedes all

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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 note the above job specification could be subject to change as agreed with our client

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