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Advertiser: JVP Jobs

Job Title: Vehicle Builder / Fitter / Electrician X 15
Location:Crewe, Cheshire, England
Rate:£31,612.0000 Per Year    Benefits: 33 days annual leave, travel pass, etc.
Description: Vehicle Builder / Fitter / Electrician x 15

Keeping your career on the right track...

Put your experience and understanding of rail vehicle heavy maintenance activities to great use with this exciting and varied role as part of a rapidly evolving organisation. Arriva Traincare have 15 fantastic fixed term contract opportunities for Vehicle Builders, Fitters and Electricians to join the busy team at Crewe depot, working on a major 158 digital train project - read on to discover more...

PLEASE NOTE: By clicking apply on this site, you will automatically be redirected to the Deutsche Bahn Group / Arriva TrainCare website, where you will be required to complete an online application form.

Who will I be working with?

Arriva TrainCare (ATC) is an independent rolling stock maintenance and refurbishment business based in Crewe, with depots across 5 locations in the UK. The successful, rapidly evolving organisation, is going through a massive transformation at real pace, with a strong order book for 2018 and beyond. ATC is part of Arriva, which is part of the Deutsche Bahn group, one of the largest transport services organisations in Europe, employing over 55,900 people and delivering more than 1.5 billion passenger journeys across 15 European countries every year.

You'll be part of a professional team with these core behaviours at heart;

* One Arriva - We work as one team, 'together we are Arriva';
* Great customer experience - We keep our customers happy every day;
* Doing the right thing - We look after our customers, colleagues and the environment, and always put safety first;
* Thinking beyond - We are curious and inspired to think beyond today for an even bigger and better Arriva tomorrow.

What will this role of Rail Vehicle Builder / Fitter / Electrician entail?

Reporting to the Team Leader, you'll carry out the overhaul of rail vehicles to laid down standards and procedures and play an active part in continuously improving product quality.

As a Vehicle Builder / Fitter, your tasks will include fitting floors, panelling, seating, tables, windows and doors in the interior of rolling stock, and operating rail vehicles as required.

As an Electrician your tasks will include installing and replacing traction and rolling stock components, carrying out modifications in accordance with specified procedures, and installing and terminating vehicle control wiring harnesses.

What will I need to be considered for this Rail Vehicle Builder / Fitter / Electrician role?

* Previous experience and understanding of rail vehicle heavy maintenance activities and depot operations
* NVQ Level 3 certificate in Engineering, preferably in Rail Traction and Rolling Stock
* As an Electrician you'll ideally also hold 17 th edition wiring regs and be ECS registered
* Ability to interpret engineering drawings, with a solid understanding of mechanical and electrical engineering principles
* Knowledge of health, safety and environmental standards and requirements
* Superb problem solving and organisation skills, with the ability to meet deadlines and work autonomously
* Ability to communicate well with other team members

Although not essential, the following are desirable for the role:

* BTEC / City and Guilds certificate in Engineering (mechanical and / or electrical)
* An understanding of production efficiency techniques
* Driver operator / shunter assessment in relevant class of vehicle

What will I receive in return?

Salary: £31,612 per annum

Attractive Benefits: 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays, pension, healthcare cover, Arriva Travel Pass, Cycle to Work scheme, Arriva Village retailer discount scheme, and childcare voucher scheme.

Working Hours: 40 hours per week, Monday to Friday

Contract Type: 12 Month fixed term contract

Location: Crewe (Cheshire)

Arriva is committed to diversity, if you're good and meet the essential criteria outlined above, you're welcome. Please include a cover letter upon submitting your CV.

All applications to be submitted online, and strictly no agency calls or agency CV submissions.

This Vehicle Builder / Fitter / Electrician vacancy is advertised by JVP Jobs on behalf of the employer Arriva TrainCare. Please note that JVP is an advertising company NOT a recruitment agency, therefore all applications will be reviewed directly by the employer Arriva TrainCare, and should they wish to progress your application further, they will be in contact with you.

Skills Required: Vehicle Builder / Fitter / Electrician X 15
Job Type: Permanent
Start Date: ASAP     Duration: Permanent
Contact: JVP Jobs Contact E-mail: Click
Contact Tel: 01745 774 955 Contact Fax:
Reference: 2776 Added: 08-10-2018
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