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Maintenance Technician

Southampton, United Kingdom
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Job Description

The Siemens Mobility Rolling Stock team are currently recruiting for Maintenance Technician for our Southampton Depot. This role will be required to undertake maintenance of the Depot Rolling Stock & Plant and carry out associated activities that support the operation of the depot. This role will be working on a day shift pattern.

As a Maintenance Technician, you will have an electrical and/or mechanical background and experience of maintenance and fault diagnosis. You don’t have to have background in the rail industry as we will provide you with full training.

What are my Responsibilities?

  • With minimal supervision undertake maintenance of the allocated rolling stock to meet the requirements of the production plan.
  • Assist other team members with the rolling stock maintenance in order to develop technical skills.
  • Identify, order and collect spares and materials from stores.
  • Drive rolling stock within the depot site limits, where necessary.
  • When necessary carry out fueling, tanking and operation of Controlled Emission Toilet (CET).
  • When necessary assist with cleaning of rolling stock.
  • Apply train protection within the depot site.
  • Carry out train overhaul activities (site specific).
  • Carry out train preparation.
  • Undertake any other duties as and when required.

What do I need to qualify for the role?

  • Must have relevant experience in a mechanical/electrical engineering environment.
  • Qualifications in a relevant discipline that are NVQ level 3 or higher
  • 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).
  • Knowledge of TACT, Equinox and the ability to use a computer.
  • Ability to understand and interpret relevant technical publications.
  • Some experience in basic fault finding.

Siemens, the leading global engineering and technology services company, has been active in the United Kingdom for over 170 years. We provide innovative solutions to help tackle the UK’s major challenges, across the key sectors of energy, industry, infrastructure & cities and healthcare. Siemens has a significant presence throughout the UK, with 14 manufacturing sites and more than 25 major offices.

Siemens offers a comprehensive reward package which includes a competitive basic salary, bonus scheme, generous holiday allowance and pension. Through our flexible benefits scheme you can select benefits that best suit your lifestyle, including private healthcare.

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 as we will use this data to review your suitability for the role.

What else do I need to know?

Siemens recognize 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.

If you are successful in your application you will receive a new contract detailing the standard terms, conditions and benefits associated with this role. Please note that this may impact any existing entitlements to legacy terms.

Please note that it is Siemens policy for all employees to inform their line manager when formally applying for a new role within Siemens.


Job ID: 92678

Organisation: Mobility

Experience Level: not defined

Job Type: Full-time





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