Shift Fitter Rail Vehicle Light Maintenance X 6 job in Crewe at JVP Jobs

Shift Fitter (Rail Vehicle Light Maintenance) x 6

Company: JVP Jobs

Location: Crewe UK

Date Posted:May 18, 2018

Shift Fitter (Rail Vehicle Light Maintenance) x 6 Keep your career rolling… Look forward to going to work with this superb opportunity to join the friendly and dedicated Light Maintenance team at Arriva TrainCare’s Crewe depot, where both day and night shift roles are available. You’ll get to use your excellent attention to detail and knack for fault finding whilst carrying out maintenance on rail vehicles. If this sounds good to you, read on to discover more…  Who will I be working with?  Arriva TrainCare provides Light and Heavy Train Maintenance services to the railway industry from its five strategically located maintenance depots. The successful, rapidly evolving organisation, is going through a massive transformation at real pace, with a strong order book for 2018 and beyond. Arriva TrainCare 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 Shift Fitter entail? Reporting to the Team Leader, as a Shift Fitter you’ll work as part of the Light Maintenance section of the Crewe depot and be responsible for efficiently carrying out the maintenance and servicing of rail vehicles. You’ll also play an active part in continuously improving product quality with duties to include but not be limited to: ·        Carrying out routine maintenance activities, as well as some fault finding, diagnostics and minor repairs·        Assisting in ensuring rolling stock availability and that reliability targets are met·        Undertaking Safety Critical Work Regulations assessments ·        Operating rail vehicles as required, within depot operating limits Day Shift Fitters will also work as part of a dedicated Exam team servicing customer vehicles. What will I need to be considered for this Shift Fitter role?Be a time served electrical and/or mechanical engineer with a solid understanding of rail vehicle (preferred), aircraft or heavy plant light maintenance activitiesQualified to a minimum of City & Guilds / NVQ Level 3 or BTEC in Engineering, preferably within Rail Traction and Rolling StockGood understanding of mechanical and electrical engineering and depot operationsAbility to read and interpret engineering drawingsKnowledge of health, safety and environmental standards and requirementsDriver operator / shunter assessment in relevant class of vehicle (desirable)Ability to communicate effectively at all levelsSuperb problem solving skills What will I receive in return? Salary: As a day Shift Exam Fitters you will earn £30,995, and as a Night Shifts Fitters you will earn £33,817 Attractive Benefits: 26 days annual leave including bank holidays, pension, healthcare cover, Arriva Travel Pass, Cycle to Work scheme, Arriva Village retailer discount scheme, and childcare vouchers Working Hours: Average of 37 hours per week. Day Shift Exam Fitters working 8am to 7pm; Night Shift Fitters working 7pm to 6am, both on a 4 on and 4 off shift roster. Contract Type: Permanent and fixed term contract opportunities are available.  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 Shift Fitter vacancy is advertised by JVP Jobs on behalf of the employer Arriva TrainCare. At JVP Jobs we believe in providing complete transparency for you the job seeker to help you make informed decisions. By applying for this role you are submitting your CV directly to our above named client. Please note that we DO NOT operate as a recruitment agency, 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. Feel free to visit to access CV and interview tips, apply for advertised vacancies, and set up email job alerts. View full job description
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