Freight Wagon Maintenance Staff (suitable for vehicle mechanic)

Yellow Rail Limited

Freight Wagon Maintenance Staff

The successful applicant will be become part of a team of freight wagon maintainers undertaking maintenance activities on five different types of freight wagon to a set of maintenance instructions in line with quality procedures and health and safety requirements.

Key Responsibilities

· Assessing condition of the wagons

· Undertaking VIBT inspections

· Undertaking planned preventative maintenance activities

· Undertaking wheel exchanges

· Door maintenance and repair work

· Undertake removal of existing equipment and panels.

· Application of mechanical fastenings of all types using correct tooling

Person Specification

· Experience in a freight wagon / motor mechanic or other mechanical environment preferred

· Able to work as part of a team.

· Ideally have a recognised qualification to Level 3 standard (NVQ, C&G, BTEC, HND etc.)

· Ability to complete all records of actions and operations accurately and to procedures.

· Able to read engineering drawings.

· Understands and cares for tools, equipment and PPE as appropriate.

· Attention to detail and accuracy and take pride in delivering a quality installation.

· Good communication skills

This role is deemed to be safety critical.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Apply today for the Freight Wagon Maintenance Staff positions.

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Job Overview
  • Job Shift Pattern
    Five days week one and four days week two with an average 36 hours per week. Overtime available
  • Hours Per Week
    Minimum 36
  • Salary
    £TBC
  • Job Category
    Engineering / Technical
  • Job ID
    YG350 / 1
  • Minimum Age
    18
Job Location