Job ref JO0000009491

Team Leader, Leeds

Salary: Competitive
Location: Leeds
Type: Permanent
Sector: Maintenance / Exams
Reference: JO0000009491

We are presently looking for a permanent Team Leader to join one of our client’s rail team. This is an excellent opportunity to join a successful business and build your career with a company with over 100 years of industry leading experience.

The ideal candidate should be able to demonstrate a wide knowledge of on-board train systems with large emphasis on fault-fining, as well as being capable of providing technical support to the technicians when required.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Supervision of a small team of Technicians
  • Planning and organising of warranty repairs
  • Liaising with customer at all times to ensure that train availability and reliability targets are achieved
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to prioritize and classify work in terms of safety and the impact on the train’s performance are essential
  • Large diesel engines and transmissions
  • High voltage diesel generator sets
  • HVAC systems
  • High pressure pneumatics
  • Wiring, fault finding and other associated electrical/mechanical task

Required Qualifications:

  • NVQ Level 3 or equivalent in a relevant electrical / mechanical discipline

Required Professional Experience:

  • 3 years post apprenticeship experience
  • Diagnostic experience
  • Rail industry, an automotive or aerospace background
  • Able to interpret electrical, hydraulic and pneumatic schematic diagrams
  • Valid Driver’s Licence
  • Available for shift work (Days & Nights including weekends)


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