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Ideal opportunity to join a rapidly expanding Rail company based in Peterborough as a tecnician. They are currently seeking Locomotive Technicians on a permanent basis as the company continues to expand and grow within the industry.

As a Technician you will be working on a varied shift pattern and will be offered a fantastic base salary of £30,500 plus a 12.5% shift allowance. This equates to a total salary of £34312.50


As a Technician you will deliver engineering services to Electro-Motive customers. Prime functions are locomotive maintenance to ensure fleet reliability. You will be responsible for the high quality and effective execution of allocated contract maintenance and engineering projects within agreed timescales and budgets.


They are looking for technicians with experience on rail or locomotive diesel engines and with an electrical bias.


As a Technician your role will include various tasks such as:

  • Carry out maintenance, repair, overhaul, modification and fault-finding activities as necessary
  • Take the lead role in progressing specific technical engineering issues as directed by line manager, providing guidance to other engineers as necessary
  • Work with the Business Development team to identify new business opportunities and to maintain existing customer satisfaction
  • Providing written reports and provide information for line manager and other managers as required

Competencies Required

  • Engineering Advanced Apprenticeship or equivalent experience
  • BTEC National Certificate /ONC in Engineering or European equivalent.
  • Proven track record of working effectively with Diesel engineering technology, associated systems and controls
  • Ability to develop competences and expertise in both self and others in order to gain a satisfactory standard and deliver results within agreed timescales.
  • Able to work to a high specification in order to improve and maintain quality
  • Non-confrontational when handling or involved in conflict situations and able to adopt a passive and non-demanding working ethic in order to achieve agreed and acceptable standards and timescales.
  • A logical, analytical and objective approach to problem solving and fault diagnosis

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