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Field Service Engineer

Leicester, Leicestershire
£25,309 to £30,500
Job Type
1 Sep 2022
We are looking for a self-managing Field Service Engineer to work from our Terminal at Mount Sorrel in Leicestershire The successful candidate will be responsible for the daily maintenance, service and repair of a range of Rail Freight Wagons operating within the Midlands and Cambridgeshire Corridors of the M1 and the A1 The role will be primarily based out of our Operating Terminal within the Tarmac Site at Mount Sorrel and be responsive to maintenance, service and breakdown requirements within a 50 mile radius. The role will be 50% of a 2 man team, travelling and working together The work is heavy industry maintenance activities to include cleaning, wheel and axle changes, brakes, suspension component removal and refit, pre use checks to wagons to ensure serviceability prior to going in to service, door/latch maintenance and repair Due to the nature of the role we are looking for candidates to hold a Level2 NVQ in an engineering based discipline and should have a driving license with no more than 9 points. Subject to experience we may be able to look at NVQ Level 1 but there should be a minimum of 2 years' proven experience of hands on tools maintenance skills This role is a permanent role, 36 hour basic working week, Monday to Friday with room for plenty of overtime. (07:00-15:00 standard) (average 07:00-17:00) The basic salary is £25,309.00 plus overtime providing an earnings opportunity in excess of £30,500.00 pa This is an excellent opportunity for an aspiring Mechanic/Fitter to get an opportunity/break to get in to the Rail/Rolling Stock Maintenance Industry
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  • Job Reference: 701357212-2
  • Date Posted: 1 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Shorterm Group
    Shorterm Group
  • Location: Leicester, Leicestershire
  • Salary: £25,309 to £30,500
  • Bonus/Benefits: Great Benefits + Overtime
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent