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  • Location

    Ipswich

  • Sector:

    Rail

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £31262 per annum

  • Contact:

    Adam Marriott

  • Contact email:

    Adam.Marriott@txmrecruit.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

    1332974922

  • Job ref:

    BH-28959

  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2022-02-05

  • Startdate:

    2022-01-06

  • Consultant:

    Adam Marriott

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a locomotive technician to join one of our key Rail clients based in Ipswich on a permanent basic.

 

As a locomotive technician, you will be working on a varied shift pattern and will be offered a starting salary £31,262. This salary will increase upon becoming fully competent on site.

 

We are looking for locomotive technician from a heavy engineering background including ex forces.

 

As a locomotive technician your role will include various tasks such as:

· To adhere and comply with all company safety standards, to ensure a safe working environment

· Organise and carry out the company’s programme of engineering examinations, maintenance events, fault finding, diagnostic checking and repairs of company assets.

· Ensure accurate and comprehensive recording of maintenance and defect / repair information to ensure company records are completed and kept up to date in accordance with legislative requirements and company instructions.

 

Competencies required for a locomotive technician would be:

· An understanding of Health and Safety at Work and a commitment to safe working practices

· To be time served or have a minimum NVQ level 3 in an engineering discipline

· Ideally possess proven fault-finding skills

· Ability to demonstrate a high level of knowledge of electrical engineering systems

· Good knowledge of mechanical engineering systems

· Capable of carrying out repairs and maintenance

· Ability to read and understand electrical and hydraulic schematics

 

If you are a technician and interested in this role and feel you have the above skill set, please click to apply.