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    £24000 per annum

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    Adam Marriott

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    21 days ago

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    Adam Marriott

If you are an experienced Fitter this is an ideal opportunity to get into the rail industry working for a rapidly expanding Rail company based in Longport, Stoke on Trent. They are currently seeking Fitters on a permanent basis as the company continues to expand and grow within the industry.


As an experienced fitter you will be working on a varied shift pattern and will be offered a fantastic salary of £27,000 plus other company benefits. Experience of working with heavy maintenance, for example HGV lorries or Rail carriages is required.


As a skilled fitter you will deliver high quality production services (repair, overhaul, and modifications) in a safe and efficient manner.  You will be responsible for the quality of own work, cleaning and tidying of work area.


These roles are open to individuals from an ex-military, REME, engineering and manufacturing background looking to start a career within the rail industry. They are looking for rolling stock expierence on locomotives or expereince on large diesel engines with a mechanical apprenticeship or higher.


As a skilled fitter your role will include various tasks such as:

  • To ensure that our customer’s products are maintained/repaired/overhauled/modified to current legal, national, industry and company standards within Electro Motive’s contractual responsibilities.
  • To ensure that our customers products are delivered on time and to budget following maintenance/repair/overhaul/modification by Electro Motive.
  • Responsible for carrying out all technical and non-technical duties and responsibilities within company work instructions guidelines, procedures and policies.
  • Carry out maintenance, repair, overhaul activities as necessary, including reasonable travel (UK and International) including staying away overnight as required

Competencies Required

  • Higher or Advanced Diploma or equivalent.
  • Hold relevant City and Guilds, Awarding Body Consortium (ABC), EMTA Awards Ltd, SVQs, Technical Certificates or equivalent.
  • Search out errors, rectify omissions, perfect systems and procedures which will ultimately raise the quality and standards of all tasks undertaken.
  • Develop and comply with the systems, procedures, rules, objectives and timescales set by the organization and take a disciplined approach when undertaking tasks.
  • Communicate effectively and through example and expertise create a participative and involved atmosphere.
  • Encourage a high level of performance in self and others.

If you are a skilled fitter and looking for your next exciting opportunity contact me now to discuss further.