Mechanical Fitter

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  • Location

    Manchester, Greater Manchester, N. W. England, England

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  • Salary:

    Up to £18.48 per hour

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    Rail Technical Team

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  • Published:

    9 months ago

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Mechanical Fitter (Train Maintainer)


Contract Role - ongoing

Pay - £18.48 per hour on a Ltd or umbrella basis

A leading rail company is seeking a Train Maintainer to join their Manchester team. Relevant mechanical qualification and rail experience are essential, once round or modifications experience would be advantageous.

Main duties and responsibilities will include:

  • To work as a member of a team to service, maintain, repair and overhaul tram stock & equipment
  • Work as directed by and in co-operation with the Production Manager and comply with all depot protection procedures
  • Understand and abide to safety notices, rules and regulations and follow safe working practices, H & S.A.W. and C.O.S.H.H.
  • Adhere to and work within Quality Systems to the current standard
  • Work as part of a team, complete or assist in any of the team's activities to ensure work is completed on time to specification
  • Routine exam work
  • Routine primary fault finding (to level of competency)
  • Component exchange
  • Stores provision Candidate requirements:
  • Time served apprenticeship (or equivalent) with associated technical qualifications (City & Guilds, SVQ, NVQ) or recognized equivalent
  • Practical knowledge and experience of mechanical and/or electric engineering
  • Experience of working to procedures, work instructions and vehicle maintenance instructions.