Mechanical Assembler

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Do you want to be part of building future transport solutions?
Then read below..

Company Summary:
A world renowned Rolling Stock vehicle manufacturing, service and maintenance company and is the number one provider of rail solutions in the world. This prestigious company is also the largest rolling stock manufacturer and provider in the UK and employs over 70,000 employees in 60 countries worldwide.

Position Summary:
This position requires candidates to build new state of the art Trains. Trains that are to be built to enter service on the world famous London underground such as the Crossrail line as well as in the future the international Cairo Metro link project. The position is based on a busy manufacturing plant and all applicants would be expected to complete the following:

*Fitting interiors and body sides
*Refitting, Seats, Grab Rails, Poles etc
*Fitting large components such as axle boxes, bogies, valves and couplers
*Work from written instruction (VMI)
*Work from Mechanical Engineering drawings, working to specific measurements
*Replacing mechanical components to correspond to engineering drawings
*Work flexibly within team
*Working to the business competency standards (Torque Tightening, Earth Bonding, Rivnut, Monobolt)

Job title: Rolling Stock Assembler
Job location: Derby, East Midlands
Hourly pay rate: Mornings £ £15.85 Paye / £20.04 Ltd
Afternoons £17.03 Paye/ £21.58 Ltd
Shift Pattern: Mon-Fri- Mornings – 06:00-14:00
Afternoons – 14:00-22:00
Hours per week: 37.5 Hours per week
Duration: On-going contract (12 months+)
Start date: 21/09/2020

Person Profile:
You will be a highly self-motivated individual, able to work under your own initiative. Attitude and enthusiasm is key for this role as those that display reliability, technical ability and motivation may be asked to stay on in the long-term.
Candidates from the following background will be considered:

*2 years Rolling Stock experience in Vehicle Building, Mechanical Mods or Mechanical Maintenance
*2 years Forces safety critical maintenance experience. (RAF, REME, Army, Navy)
*2 years Aviation safety critical maintenance or modification experience with Level 3 Qualification

An NVQ Level 3 and above in a related engineering field would be beneficial.


Please note due to the volume of applications, we can only commit to contact those candidates we deem suitable for the position. However, we may retain your details and contact you in the future should suitable positions arise.

Please note the above job specification could be subject to change as agreed with our client

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