Maintenance Technician

  • Job Reference: JOB-8621
  • Date Posted: 20 September 2022
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  • Location: Manchester, Greater Manchester, England
  • Salary: £29.73 to £30.31 Per Hour
  • Sector: Rolling Stock
  • Job Type: Contract

Job Description

Maintenance Technician – Manchester – Contract role (initial 6-month contract)
£30.31 per hour Umbrella – working shifts of days and nights

Are you looking for an opportunity to expand your knowledge as a maintenance technician?

Do you have previous experience working on in a similar role?

Talentwise at Ford & Stanley - The technical recruitment specialist is currently looking to speak to an electrically bias Maintenance technician looking for their next role

If this, is you, we need to speak to you...?

Your New Organisation

You will have a fantastic opportunity to work for an organisation maintaining a wide variety of different rolling stock

Your New Opportunity

You will have the opportunity to join a team working on different projects – the opportunity for the right person is an ongoing contract giving you an ideal opportunity to learn new skills within the rail industry

You will be responsible for making sure all work is carried out to the highest standard and to the standards set by the organisation.


You will have previous experience in a similar role and environment

You will ideally have previous experience in a similar role, either in the forces, from the aviation industry or previous experience within the rolling stock industry

You must be time served, and must have an NVQ level 3 in a mechanical or electrical environment

You will have previous experience in testing and inspections, using diagnostic software, root cause analysis and be able solve issues both mechanical and electrical

You will be a team player with the experience to go out and work independently – a problem solver with an aptitude to think on your feet and carry out a wide range of maintenance

This vacancy is an immediate requirement and immediate start is available for the right candidate -

Likely job titles: Mechanical, Mechanic, Heavy Plant, Locomotive, maintenance