Outstations Technician - Clapham

Job Description

Siemens Rolling Stock are currently recruiting for Outstation Technicians to be based from the Clapham Traincare depot. The role of the Outstation Technician is to undertake maintenance of the depot rolling stock and plant and carry out associated activities that support the operation of the depot.

As an Outstation Technician, you will have electrical and mechanical background and experience of fault diagnosis. You don’t have to have background in the rail industry as we will provide you with full training. You will work out of the outstation locations, but your base location will be in the Clapham Traincare Depot.

This is a shift based role where the working pattern consists of permanent days/nights.

What are my Responsibilities?

  • With minimal supervision undertake maintenance and repair of the allocated rolling stock to meet the requirements of the production plan
  • Carry out advanced fault finding and diagnostic activities
  • Assist other team members with the development of technical skills
  • Assist with the provision of technical support at incidents off depot
  • Undertake any other duties as and when required
  • Produce complex, analytical technical reports on fault investigation
  • Specialise in areas of technical expertise
  • Assist with the provision of technical support at incidents off depot
  • Provide first line support at Stations.

What do I need to qualify for the role?

  • Experience in both mechanical and electrical fault finding
  • NVQ level 3 or above in a relevant engineering field
  • Must have relevant experience in a mechanical/electrical engineering environment, ideally within a Rolling Stock maintenance environment
  • Ability to complete all records of actions and operations accurately and to procedures
  • Understands and cares for tools, equipment and PPE as appropriate
  • Knowledge of Health & Safety including bio-hazards, manual handling and Control of Substances Hazardous to Health (COSHH)
  • Ability to use a laptop for diagnostic purposes
  • Ability to understand and interpret relevant technical publications
  • Ability to produce extensive technical reports

This is a permanent opportunity and requires working on a shift pattern.

Interviews for this role are unlikely to take place until May 2019. We will also require you to complete some mandatory online testing for this role.

About us

We’re Siemens. A collection of over 372,000 great minds who are all making the future and you could be one of them. We have offices across the UK, full of talented individuals helping us to challenge the today and work towards a brighter tomorrow.


Want to join us and be a Future Maker?

We’re excited to hear that you would like to join us here at Siemens. Our people love it here and we want you to be a part of helping us make real, what matters.

We are looking forward to receiving your online application. Please ensure you complete all areas, of the application form, to the best of your ability to help us review your suitability for the role. We will be in contact as soon as possible with an update on your application.


What else do I need to know?

The benefits package for this role includes not only a generous base salary, but an annual bonus. We know that not everyone’s lifestyle is the same, so we operate a flexible benefits scheme where you can tailor your benefits package to suit you.

If we all thought the same, we would never think of anything new. That’s why we recruit great minds from all walks of life. We embrace diversity and create what’s right for the world by employing the people who live in it.

Siemens recognise that building a diverse workforce is critical to the success of our business. We strongly encourage applications from a diverse talent pool and welcome the opportunity to discuss flexibility requirements and workplace adjustments with all our applicants to encourage agile working and innovation.

Job ID: 102048

Organization: Mobility

Company: Siemens Mobility Limited

Experience Level: not defined

Job Type: Full-time

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