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Electrical Technician / Electrical Maintenance technician

  • Location

    Tyne and Wear

  • Sector:

    Rail

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £30.62 per hour

  • Contact:

    Steven Higgins

  • Contact email:

    Steven.Higgins@txmrecruit.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

    01908222880

  • Job ref:

    BH-35688-3

  • Published:

    16 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2024-07-15

  • Startdate:

    2024-06-30

**OUTSIDE IR35 ROLE**

We are looking for an experienced Electrical Technicians to carry out maintenance on Rolling stock based out of the company’s depot in Newcastle.

This role is a 6 – 8 month contract with possible extension and has an attractive rate (Ph) of £30.62 LTD

The role is working a 36 hour week on a shift roster covering mainly Nights, with only 3/4 days worked per week!

Rolling stock experience is NOT required, Ex forces, Automotive, Aircraft, Rolling Stock, Marine, FMCG and other Electrical Maintainence transferable industries will be considered


Your Tasks
  • Carry out preventative maintenance programmes on a variety of rolling stock and Depot infrastructure repairs/maintenance.
  • Programmes include duty checks, inspections according to examination sheets, component changes and overhaul of various rolling stock parts - where trained assessed and deemed competent
  • Investigate faults on voltages ranging from 1500V dc down to electronics voltages.
  • Investigate faults on Electrical, pneumatic and other components as required/instructed in line with core discipline.
  • Refurbishment and modification of rolling stock including the replacement and upgrading of components and systems.
  • Carry out component overhauls as instructed when trained and deemed competent to do so.

Your Profile
Essential: 
  • Recognized Electrical Apprenticeship or Level 3 equivalent Qualification
  • Able to carry out routine planned and preventative maintenance
  • Able to carry out fault investigations
  • Able to read electrical drawings
 
Successful candidates will be required to pass a Medical D&A prior to commencing any work

If you have the necessary skills and are interested in this exciting opportunity, Please Apply Now