Rolling Stock Technician (Newton Heath)

Newton Heath
£40,000 - £41,000 per annum plus company benefits 

Rolling Stock Technician - Manchester - £40,000 - Fixed Term Contract - Perm Benefits - Possible permanent opportunity for the right person....

Are you an experienced Dual Skilled Technician?

Are you looking for a new opportunity to enhance your CV and work for a leading Train Operating Company?

Maybe your leaving the forces and want a new challenge?

Talentwise at Ford and Stanley - the technical recruitment specialists are currently seeking to speak to talented Dual Skilled Technicians for their next challenge. Based in Manchester you will work as part of a great team on a vast array of electrical and mechanical aspects of the train.

If any of the above is you, ACT NOW!!!

Your new organisation

You will have the opportunity to work as a Rolling Stock Technician for a major Train Operating Company in the North of England. This will see you in an 18 month fixed-term contracting opportunity with the potential of working permanently for this company. 

Your new opportunity

You will have a fantastic opportunity to show the skills and knowledge you have gained previously in Mechanical and Electrical fitting and maintenance. 

As stated this is an 18 month fixed term contract. 

It will be based on a 35 hour week, with the option of overtime.

This opportunity includes all the benefits you would receive if you were a permanent employee.


Newton Heath, Manchester

Your key responsibilities 

  • Examination works
  • Diagnostics
  • Maintenance

Yourself, what do you need to succeed?

You will have experience in preferably Rolling Stock but equally a transferable sector, such as the Forces. You will need to be able to work as part of a team and have drive to get the job done. Must be Multi-skilled. 

You will have good attention to detail and be able to learn new skills.

You will need to have the following 

  • Full UK Driving Licence.
  • Have previous experience in a similar role.
  • You must be able to read drawings and carry out examinations.
  • Ex-forces, HGV, Heavy Maintenance.
  • NVQ Lvl 3.
  • You must be able to work well within a team

This is a fantastic opportunity, if this sounds like you, do not hesitate to apply.

We have timescale agreements with our clients on this opportunity and we are looking to take successful candidates to interview in the next 2 weeks with a view to have the best candidates in post thereafter.

Likely Job titles

Royal Engineers, Avionic Tech, Electrical and Mechanical Engineer, Rolling Stock Engineer, Dual Skilled Technician.

Newton Heath
£35,000 - £45,000

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