Loco Technicians (Crewe)

£22.42 per hour

Locomotive Technician Crewe, £22.42 per hour LTD, dependant on experience. 

Fantastic Opportunity for the right candidate...... Temp to Perm

Are you looking for a new exciting opportunity as a Locomotive Technician? 

We have a fantastic opportunity in the Crewe area for someone who likes getting their hands dirty and wants to progress their career. If you are a Locomotive technician with working knowledge of electric and diesel trains then we want to speak to you.

Ford & Stanley - Talentwise the technical recruitment specialists are currently seeking to speak to exceptionally talented Locomotive technicians looking for their next challenge. Based in the Crewe area you will use your extensive knowledge to to maintain, repair and overhaul locomotives

Is this you?


Your new organisation

You will have the opportunity to work as a locomotive technician for a train maintainer organisation.

You will have a wonderful opportunity to become part of an organisation that has been operating within the rail industry for many years and believe in investing in its employees for the future.

Your new opportunity

You will have a fantastic opportunity to utilise your knowledge of electrical and diesel locomotives to become a part of this dynamic and forward thinking company.

You will predominantly be working on diesel and electric locomotives carrying out A and B exams.

After a probation period you will have an opportunity to be trained up to work on Freight wagons 



Your key responsibilities 

  • Mechanical and electrical 
  • Repairs
  • Fault Finding
  • Testing carrying out A and B exams 

Yourself, what do you need to succeed?

To be considered for this role you must have a high level of knowledge and experience of the mechanical and electrical workings of both Diesel and electric trains specifically pneumatic/hydraulics/diesel and be able to diagnose faults and carry out reactive maintenance.

You will ideally have previous experience working on Locomotives such as 66's 

You will have a high level of scientific understanding of how electricity works and be capable of finding and achieving solutions to problems as they arise, to keep the locomotive fleet moving.

Previous experience in a similar role, testing and fault finding are essential for this role, so experience of pneumatic/hydraulics/diesels and knowledge of safe working practices is a must.

Previous experience of reactive maintenance and diagnosing of faults or potential faults is key to this role.

Likely Job titles

Mechanical engineer, Electrical engineer, Maintenance engineer, Locomotive technician


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