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Mechanical Service Assistant

Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
£15.83 to £19.00 Per Hour
Job Type
1 Sep 2022
Description JOB TITLE: Mechanical Service Assistant JOB LOCATION: Nottingham HOURLY RATE:£15.83 per hour rising to £19.00 per hour after 26 weeks HOURS PER WEEK: Average 35 hours per week SHIFTS:Days/Afternoons/Nights SHIFT DAYS:Monday to Sunday (flexibility to work weekends) DURATION:Long term START DATE: ASAP Position Summary: This position is a fantastic opportunity for someone to develop their skills within the Rail industry. This position will be long term and potentially could turn into something permanent with scope to progress. It's position is based on a busy maintenance depot and all applicants would be expected to complete the following: Work from written instruction (VMI) Work from Mechanical Engineering drawings, working to specific measurements Replacing mechanical components to correspond to engineering drawings Routine fleet checks ensuring that the Fleet are operated safely Oil & Filter changes NO PREVIOUS EXPERIENCE REQUIRED Person Profile/Experience: Open to taking direction, learning new skills and possess a positive 'can-do' attitude. Able to work from and interpret written work instruction closely. Able to carry out physical aspects as well as the more intricate aspects of the role. Flexible and committed team member that works well as part of team. Accurate and efficient worker. Candidates from the following background will be considered: RAF, REME, Army, Navy Plant Maintenance Engineering Services Maintenance Rail Heavy Mechanical Engineering Automotive Ideal applicants would have had some heavy maintenance experience and previously worked shifts. Ideally would also have a NVQ level 2 in Engineering, although this is not essential. If you would like to be considered for this vacancy please apply by sending an up to date CV by email to (url removed) or call me on (phone number removed) PLEASE NOTE ALL APPLICANTS MUST BE ABLE TO PASS AN DRUGS AND ALCOHOL TEST BEFORE BEING OFFERED A POSITION (this is standard procedure on Rail depots) Please note due to the volume of applications, we can only commit to contact those candidates we deem suitable for the position. However, we may retain your details and contact you in the future should suitable positions arise
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  • Job Reference: 701357825-2
  • Date Posted: 1 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Shorterm Group
    Shorterm Group
  • Location: Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
  • Salary: £15.83 to £19.00 Per Hour
  • Bonus/Benefits: Great benefits + Overtime
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Contract