Electrical/Avionic Fitters

  • Location

    Greater Manchester, England

  • Sector:

    Rolling Stock

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  • Salary:

    £19.60 - £22.25 per hour

  • Contact:

    Rail Technical Team

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  • Published:

    9 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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Morson International are looking to recruit experienced Electrical/Avionic Fitters to join a large name in the Rolling Stock Industry.

You would be responsible for:-

- Secondary fault finding (in-depth)
- With other team members will maintain good housekeeping systems of work areas.
- Will use IT Systems related to work being done, including systems related to safety and quality.
- Will carry out final work and process inspections as required.
- Will be capable of accepting training in other skills and carry out duties, e.g. forklift, road vehicle driving (if certified), attend call-outs and breakdowns if required.
- Will be capable of being trained in other activities/skills as required by the Production Manager.

Key skills and requirements for the role include:-

- Apprenticeship trained or equivalent with associated technical qualifications (ONC/HNC/City & Guilds) or recognised equivalent.
- Minimum NVQ Level 3 - Electrical/Electronic qualification or equivalent
- Experience of working to procedures, work instructions and vehicle maintenance instructions
- Knowledge, and practical experience of train maintenance, or other transferable industry skill sets i.e. Avionics, Defence, Ex-Armed Forces (REME, Royal Air Force, Royal Navy etc)

Technical Skills & Competencies:-

- Technical skills in fault finding, reading schematic diagrams, work to technical instructions.
- Written & communication skills.
- Team worker and self-motivated.
- Problem resolution.
- Work under own initiative.
- IT literate including MS Office packages.