Contact Us

IRSE Electrical Technician

  • Location


  • Sector:


  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £30 per hour

  • Contact:

    Nathan Newstead

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:


  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    27 days ago

  • Duration:

    6 months rolling

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:


  • Consultant:


TXM Recruit are looking for experienced and licensed IRSE technicians to work with one of our rail and logistics clients. They are Europe's leading logistics company, employing over 8000 skilled individuals and turning over £800 million annually.

The role available is verifying and installing equipment such as location cases to IRSE and Network Rail standard

Main Purpose

To support the Crewe Service centre by providing verification of equipment

Main Responsibilities:

• Verification of equipment such as location cases to Network rail and IRSE standards

• Observe Network Rail Standard Specifications

• Manufacture of electrical signalling equipment to technical wiring diagrams.

• Testing of 240v equipment

• Manufacture of printed circuit boards (PCBs)

• Inspection of safety-critical equipment

• Follow standard operating procedures and work instructions

• Restoration work

• Manufacturing to pattern

• Be involved in cost-saving initiatives using Unipart Rail tools and techniques

• High level of dexterity Flexible Willing to learn Willing to train to inspector level Motivated Able to work on own initiative High-quality standard.



• Previous experience in the manufacture and verification of location cases

• Qualified IRSE verification tester

• Previous rail experience in repairs of rail equipment

• Qualified to Mod 3A – Verification tester (non-operational) standard or above


• Pension and death in service provisions for employees in pension scheme

• Employee Assistance Programme (EAP)

• Health and Wellbeing Initiatives

• Employee offers and discounts from various retailers

• Cycle to work scheme, recognition events and rewards

• Free car parking

Our client are looking to pay verified IRSE holders £30/hour

For candidates without IRSE but electrical qualifications level 3 or above £25/hour

TXM Recruit is an equal opportunities employer. If you have any specific requirements or require assistance or reasonable adjustments to be made for you during the selection process due to disability or long-term health condition, we will do our best to assist you.