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Mechanical Fitter (Rail)

  • Location

    West London

  • Sector:

    Rail

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £25000 - £28000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Kenny McEvoy

  • Contact email:

    Kenny.McEvoy@txmrecruit.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

    1332974922

  • Job ref:

    BH-26772

  • Published:

    22 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-04-09

  • Startdate:

    2021-03-26

  • Consultant:

    ConsultantDrop

Job Description: Mechanical Fitters with a Rail background.
Fixed Term Contract: 12 month contract
Location: West London
Pay: Up to £28k
Qualifications: Apprentice trained or level 3 qualified.

Responsibilities

  • Overhaul of cooler groups, transmissions, couplers and engine rafts based primarily in the workshop.
  • Mechanical fitting, assembly, strip, survey and test
  • Read drawings, identify components, assemble and/or repair mechanical equipment
  • Maintain good quality and efficiency
  • Flexibility of skills to carry out testing, basic wiring and mechanical fitting
  • Maintain good housekeeping, awareness of and adherence to health and safety requirements
  • Ability to complete technical documentation as work is progresses
Professional Experience & Education 
  • Minimum four years mechanical fitting, preferably for rotating equipment
  • Ability to work to strict quality guidelines within ISO9001 and RISAS
  • Preferably time-served apprentice trained, or other relevant qualification
  • A working knowledge of safety systems such as Risk Assessments and COSHH Assessments will be advantageous
Specific skills & Knowledge (Ex: Language, IT skills) 
  • Experience of Lean Manufacturing principals such as 5s and knowledge of the 7 wastes would be beneficial, but not crucial
  • Ability and willingness to learn new skills
  • A flexible approach to meet customer demands
Package Details:
  • £25k – £28k (dependant on experience)
  • 20 days holiday (pro rata)
  • Annual Bonus (pro rata on year of joining)
  • Pensions 3% EE and 6% ER
  • Salary/Bonus Sacrifice
  • Private Health Care
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Other Benefits

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