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Diesel Fitter

Train
Up to £31500 per annum
GBP

INTERESTED IN JOINING A BUSINESS THAT TAKES YOUR DEVELOPMENT SERIOUSLY?
This company offers x10 training modules for you, each worth £1,500 in bonuses when completed!!

WANT A SECURE ROLE?
They have a huge order book at the minute and 2020 is looking even brighter for them!

WANT TO BE PART OF A STRONG TEAM?
The team of 50 total Locomotive Mechanics truly has a great culture, everyone gets on and helps each other out.

Title - Diesel Fitter

Location - Leeds

Shifts - Continental shift - 0700 - 1900

Salary - £31,500 basic and after 6 months service your basic will rise to £36,000

Package - x10 training modules to complete worth £1,500 each in bonuses overtime pension holidays

The Company

A Worldwide £1.5b business that operates across the United States, Mexico, Europe and Australia.
They specialise in providing specialist logistic solutions for over 3000 customers. They specialise in intermodal and containerised distribution via road fleet and a railway network which spreads across the entire length of the UK.

The Role

As the Diesel Fitter, you will be responsible for providing general service and maintenance of locomotives, 40% engine based.

50% of your role will be planned, carrying out everything from oil changes, filter changes, piston inspection and changes, swapping out connecting rods etc and 50% will be reacting to issues/fault.

Along with this, 6 and 12 monthly (C & D) examinations will a part of your remit to carry out.

Once you have settled in and you are comfortable, you will move onto carrying out the overhauling of brakes, brake rigging, changing wheels, changing axles, changing traction motors etc

The Candidate

  • I am looking for someone who is based in or commutable for Leeds

  • NVQ level 3 mechanical / mechanics

  • Have a working knowledge of diesel engines and experience in their maintenance

  • Background could be heavy plant machinery, HGV, rail, generators...anything Diesel engine based!

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