As an Electrical or Mechanical Engineer (Rail Shift Fitter), you’ll be employed on a permanent contract, and receive a salary of £34,662, plus attractive benefits including 26 days annual leave inclusive of bank holidays, pension, healthcare and life cover, Arriva Rail Travel Pass, Cycle to Work scheme and Arriva Village retailer discount scheme.
Working from our Crewe depot, as an Electrical or Mechanical Engineer (Rail Shift Fitter) you’ll work as part of the Light Maintenance team and be responsible for efficiently carrying out the maintenance and servicing of rail vehicles.
You’ll play an active part in continuously improving product quality, carrying out routine maintenance activities including fault finding, diagnostics and minor repairs, assisting in ensuring rolling stock availability and reliability targets are met as well as operating rail vehicles as required.
You’ll work an average of 37 hours per week, 7pm to 6am on a 4 on 4 off shift roster.
Be a time served electrical and / or mechanical engineer with a solid understanding of rail vehicle (preferred), aircraft or heavy plant light maintenance activities
Qualified to a minimum of City and Guilds / NVQ Level 3 or BTEC in Engineering, preferably within Rail Traction and Rolling Stock
Good understanding of mechanical and electrical engineering and depot operations, with the ability to read and interpret engineering drawings
Knowledge of health, safety and environmental standards and requirements
Driver operator / shunter assessment in relevant class of vehicle (desirable)