Maintenance Engineer

Recruiter
ATA Recruitment Ltd
Location
Croydon
Salary
£29k per year
Posted
04 Aug 2017
Expires
16 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Maintenance Engineer - Mechanical Croydon ''A fantastic opportunity to join a dynamic and rapidly growing industry that offers full training and excellent career progression for experienced maintenance Engineers'' The Company You will be joining the largest train operating company in the UK. Heavy investment has been made to get a brand-new fleet of passenger trains up and running, all fitted with the latest on-board technology. Alongside this a £multi-million-pound upgrade programme is in place to bring existing fleets up to an equally high specification. The Ideal Candidate You're the ideal Maintenance Engineer if you have a background in repairs and servicing on heavy plant, vehicles or equipment. You'll enjoy working as part of a team and be adaptable to changing priorities. The ability to follow technical instructions is essential as is your commitment to meeting safety and quality standards. Equally important to your technical skills is a positive and proactive attitude that will enable you to learn new skills and progress in a long-tern career. The Role As a Maintenance Engineer your objective will be to service, repair and over haul the mechanical side on passenger trains. You will utilise a variety of measurement and diagnostic tools to complete the tasks and meet targets to ensure trains are returned to service as scheduled. Safety, performance and reliability are critical measures so you will be following detailed processes and procedures to ensure these are maintained. There will be plenty of opportunities to develop your knowledge and skills as you shadow senior technicians and complete a comprehensive and ongoing training plan that will enable you to progress. The depot is a 24/7 operation so you will be required to work shifts. The Requirements You are the Maintenance Engineer that I am looking for if you have an NVQ Level 3, full apprenticeship or equivalent in an engineering discipline. Experience of maintaining and servicing on mechanical issues on heavy plant, vehicles is required so a background in the Armed Forces, Aviation, Aerospace or production is ideal. If successful, you will need to pass a medical that will test eyesight, hearing and mobility plus a drugs and alcohol test. The Package You will have a starting salary of £29,000 plus brilliant perks including free travel for you and your family, final salary pension plus a whole suite of benefits. There is plenty of overtime if you want it so a great chance to boost your earnings. How to Apply If you have the relevant experience and are looking for a fantastic opportunity with the chance to build on your knowledge and carve a long-term career for yourself then don't hesitate to apply. Please send your CV to or give me a call on or and I look forward to hearing from you

More jobs like this