Rail Plant Fitter (Folkestone)

£25 - £33 per hour 

Rail Plant Fitter – Folkestone, Kent - Main rail contractor -initial minimum 8 Month contract possible perm – £25 - £33 dependent on shift (LTD/Umbrella) – Great opportunity for right candidate

Are you a skilled mechanical fitter with plant and rail experience?

Are you seeking a prestigious project to be part of?

Are you keen to earn good money while putting foundations down into a great main rail contractor?

Talentwise at Ford & Stanley - The technical recruitment specialist is currently looking to speak to Mechanical fitters/maintainers looking for their next contract, with experience working in a rail/plant Environment

If this is you, we need to speak to you...

Your New Organisation

You will have a fantastic opportunity to work for a main rail contractor on a new and prestigious contract working on the Channel tunnel.

You will be initially on a minimum of an 8 month project with potential contract extensions for this project but a real opportunity for permanent work in the rial plant division.

Your New Opportunity

You will have the opportunity to work on a prestigious project on the tunnel for a main rail plant contractor – the opportunity for the right person is an 8 month contract with the possibility of going permanent for the right candidate, giving you an ideal opportunity to enhance your career

Project details

You will be working on maintaining various plant machinery/wagons:

  • Plant wagons installing Brackets to house cabling
  • Plant wagons for monorail
  • Plant wagons for pulling cabling down the tunnels
  • You will be responsible for making sure all work is carried out to the highest standard and to the standards set by the organisation.

Person Requirements

  • Basic mechanical fitting experience required (electrical skills desirable)
  • Stoneblower/rail plant/yellow plant experience desirable
  • Experience on Claytons equipment is desirable
  • No formal qualifications required but NVQ Level 2 or 3 in a relevant subject preferable.
  • On the job training provided
  • Rail/tankers/wagon experience desirable
  • PPE provided
  • CTC training provided
  • Drug and alcohol test required initially and random checking in operation
  • Home office clearance required – Home online submission
  • This vacancy is an immediate requirement and immediate start is available for the right candidate - please note this role is to be paid weekly through an umbrella company only.

Likely job titles: Mechanical fitter, electrical fitter, dual fitter, rail fitter, rolling stock fitter


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