Job ref JO0000008839

Electrical Technician (Manchester)

Salary: Please call for clarification
Location: Manchester
Type: Permanent
Sector: Modifications
Reference: JO0000008839

Technicians are needed to work alone or as part of a team to repair or modify trains while adhering to all company Health and Safety and Depot Protection procedures and sign off defect or modification record to show work is complete and the train is fit for passenger service.
Some training will be provided and career progression is encouraged.

You will require:

  • NVQ Level 3 (or equivalent) in Electrical/ Mechanical Engineering
  • 3 years post apprenticeship experience
  • Have electrical Diagnostic experience
  • Able to interpret electrical, hydraulic and pneumatic schematic diagrams
  • Valid Driver’s Licence
  • Available for shift work (Days & Nights including weekends)
  • Applicants from the forces or an automotive or aerospace background will be of particular interest

You will be working on the following:

  • Passenger Information Systems
  • Soldering for sub assembly
  • Using a variety of electrical testing equipment
  • Performing final wiring and checks
  • Large diesel engines and transmission
  • Fitting from schematics
  • Wiring and integration of circuit breakers, relays, transformers, insulators, cabinets, motors, and other associated electrical parts
  • Troubleshooting problems with assembly
  • High voltage diesel-generator sets
  • HVAC (Heating Ventilation Air Conditioning)
  • High pressure hydraulics up to 300 bar
  • High pressure pneumatics up to 12 bar
  • Traction control and Brake system
  • Highly complex cab control systems
  • GPS positioning,
  • On-track Safety Systems
  • Passenger access doors both external and internal
  • Troubleshoot and carry out corrective repairs necessary to ensure warranty of the trams equipment (doors, pneumatic equipment, hydraulic brakes and auxiliary equipment, HV circuits, refrigeration equipment, motors, traction equipment etc.)
  • Cabinet integration, wiring and panel building
  • Receiving parts from spares list

This role may suit you if you have worked in roles such as:

HGV Fitter, Heavy Plant Fitter, Dual Skilled Technician, Aircraft Technician, Diesel Fitter, Electrical Fitter, Electrical Maintenance, Test Technician, Commissioning Technician, Electrical Engineer, Engine Test, Locomotive Test, Train Rider, Heavy Plant Test Engineer, Mechanic, HGV Mechanic, Maintenance Technician, Maintenance Fitter, Maintenance Engineer, and you live within a commutable distance of Manchester e.g. Stretford, Eccles, Prestwich, Middleton, Bury, Rochdale, Ashton-under-Lyne, Hyde, Stockport, Cheadle and Altrincham etc.

For more information on this role call Ami Jones at Clemtech on 02392 242690 or email an up to date CV to to apply.

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