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Maintenance Technician

Location: Doncaster, POST-SYK, United Kingdom
Job ID: R0002438
Date Posted: Jun 10, 2021
Segment: Mobility
Business Unit: Hitachi Rail
Company Name: Hitachi Rail Limited
Profession (Job Category): Other
Job Type (Experience Level): Experienced
Job Schedule: Full time
Remote: No

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Are you looking for opportunities to work on high profile rail projects and advanced technology alongside experts from the UK, Europe and Japan? Come and join the fastest growing rail business in the world!

As a global provider of total railway solutions, Hitachi Rail Limited has a growing international presence and product range. We are leading the largest rail modernisation project in UK history and delivering the UK’s next generation of rolling stock. We are working to Inspire the Next – and this is your chance to be part of it.

Your new role

Hitachi Rail Limited are looking for talented Maintenance Technicians to join our state of the art Train Maintenance Centre in Doncaster. This is a permanent role working on a rotating day and night shift basis.

We are looking for dedicated and talented individuals to perform scheduled maintenance on our brand new fleet of Class 800/801 rolling stock for the Intercity Express Program on the East Coast Main Line. In this exciting new role you will be working in a dynamic work environment that values collaboration, adaptability and creativity.

Specifically, you will be responsible for the following deliverables:

  • Perform scheduled maintenance activities on the Class 800/801 series rolling stock in accordance with the vehicle maintenance instructions
  • Undertake servicing and preparation of the Class 800/801 rolling stock.
  • Undertake driving duties within depot confines in accordance with the depot operating procedures and instructions
  • Actively participate in the ongoing continuous improvement activities for maintenance processes and maintenance procedures that support all depot and fleet activities
  • Support the delivery of new trains and undertake the maintenance acceptance processes.
  • Ensure exam tasks are being completed in a timely manner, undertake basic fault rectification or repair when required.
  • Adherence to all health and safety processes and procedures.
  • Attendance at testing locations, main line station and outstations to undertake preventative and corrective maintenance as required.
  • Must be prepared to travel and overnight away from base location for short periods of time.
  • Support the Maintenance Team Leaders and Shift Production Managers in the delivery of the production plan.
  • Record all work activities and stock consumption using the maintenance management system in accordance with maintenance processes and procedures.
  • Working shifts to meet the service requirements of the IEP fleet customers

About you

  • Served apprenticeship with mechanical, electrical disciplines
  • Engineering based NVQ level 3 or equivalent qualification
  • Engineering servicing and maintenance experience.
  • Proficient verbal and written communications skills.
  • Collaborates well in a team environment
  • Develops meaningful relationships with all levels of the business
  • Outstanding Safety Awareness 

Why Hitachi Rail Limited?

At Hitachi Rail Limited you will find a passionate and collaborative environment. We operate according to our values of Harmony, Sincerity and Pioneering Spirit. As such, we work closely as a team and empower our colleagues to take ownership and become creative in our pursuit of excellence. We take pride in the contribution we make to society and we always act with integrity and fairness towards our customers, suppliers and colleagues.

We offer a competitive salary and a generous benefits package. This includes a pension scheme with contributions up to 9%, health insurance, up to 28 days of annual leave and many more perks for you to choose from within a flexible plan that will meet your specific needs and lifestyle.

If you like the sound of the above and feel energised by the idea of joining a great brand at a moment of exciting expansion, please apply now. We look forward to hearing from you!

Closing date for applications is 17th June 2021.

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