Electrical Modifcations Technician

Recruiter
Shorterm Group
Location
Birmingham
Posted
11 Mar 2018
Closes
31 Mar 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Full Time
Job title: Electrical Modifications Technician
Job location: Birmingham
Hourly pay rate: Variable dependent on experience
Shifts: Days with flexibility to do shifts if required
Hours per week: Average 46 hours per week – Two Sunday’s in four
Duration: 12 Months+
Start date: ASAP
Industries considered: Rail, Rolling Stock, RAF, REME, Army, Navy, Marine, Avionics, Rolling Stock, Commercial/Industrial Electrics, Defence, Plant Engineering, SPM, HVAC, and Process Engineering
Disciplines considered: Diesel Engine Fitter, Mechanical Engineer, Mechanic, Avionic Technician, Aircraft Engineer, Marine Engineer, Maintenance Fitter, and Breakdown Engineer

Client Summary:

Our client is a global leader in Rolling Stock vehicle manufacturing, service and maintenance.

Position Summary

This position will be modifying Rolling Stock vehicles to meet the customer standards. This could involve working on all systems which examples would be doors, HVAC, driver controls, lighting, PIS (passenger information systems), signalling etc. You will be expected to complete Electrical re-fits from written work instruction, including traction motors, starter motors and underframe items on Rolling Stock. You will also be expected to remove and replace the entire interior and replace all electrical items. You’ll be expected to test and inspect all replaced components with a fluke meter, so you must be competent in this area.

This could also include the following:

Removing and re-wiring HVAC systems
Working from detailed schematic drawings
Rip out and replace lighting
Re-install wiring
Test Continuity using Fluke / Multi-Meter
Exhaust modification (to reduce emissions)
Carry out basic Heating & Ventilation modifications
Repairing or installing Wi-Fi systems
Changing relay boxes
Wiper motors
Complete and sign written work documentation
Work on 3 phase systems

Person Profile/Experience:
Previous Diesel Rail experience is preferred but not essential. Ideal industry’s considered:

Rail
Avionics (commercial)
HVAC
Process Engineering
Production Plants
Special Purpose Machinery
Defence –Submarines / Ships / Aircraft
EX Forces Mechanical Engineer – Routine Maintenance on Aircraft/ helicopters/ HGV (REME, RAF, Navy)

Qualifications:
A formal qualification is a must
NVQ Level 3 / City and Guilds Level 3
17th Edition
16th Edition

Contact Information:
Email:
Phone: (Apply online only)

PLEASE NOTE ALL APPLICANTS MUST BE ABLE TO PASS A DRUGS AND ALCOHOL TEST BEFORE BEING OFFERED A POSITION.

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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