Dual Skilled Engineer (Rail Rolling Stock)

  • Location

    Manchester, Greater Manchester

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    Up to £19.60 per hour

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    Rail Technical Team

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

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Recruiting for Dual Skilled Engineers (Rail/Rolling Stock) to work in Manchester on a long-term contract basis for a leading client in the Rail Industry.

Within the team you will ensure that traction and rolling stock are serviced and maintained in a safe, efficient and cost-effective manner whilst constantly seeking to improve quality.

Role Description

Main tasks of the role Corrective maintenance (Electrical or Mechanical, Coach Repairing & Plumbing) Interior Modifications:

Wifi, wiring looms etc Preventative maintenance (Electrical or Mechanical, Coach Repairing & Plumbing)

Basic maintenance competency e.g.: side skirt cleans, brake pads, block changes etc.

Primary fault finding/reporting

Secondary fault finding

Depot or fleet specific requirements where required

Additional tasks - all team members responsible for general depot duties

Taking of fuel meter readings off rail vehicles

Depot cleaning/general housekeeping (This will have no impact on Cleaners headcount)

Driving company vehicles if certified

Train cleaning by exception (This will have no impact on Cleaners headcount)


Time served apprenticeship or equivalent with associated technical qualification of City and Guilds in Mechanical and Electrical Engineering or equivalent.

Skilled in both mechanical and electrical engineering.

Basic MS Office IT skills.