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Dual Skilled Electrical and Mechanical Fitter


Reporting to the Production Manager, you will be a senior team member, servicing, maintaining and repairing locomotives and units to laid-down specifications. Working on the Trans PenninePennine Express Fleet.

Within the team you will ensure that traction and rolling stock are serviced and maintained in a safe, efficient and cost effective manner whilst constantly seeking to improve quality.

Main tasks of the role:

  • Corrective maintenance (Electrical or Mechanical, Coach Repairing & Plumbing)
  • Preventative maintenance (Electrical or Mechanical, Coach Repairing & Plumbing)
  • Basic maintenance competency e.g.: side skirt cleans, brake pads, block changes etc.
  • Primary fault finding/reporting
  • Secondary fault finding
  • Depot or fleet specific requirements where required
  • DMUDMU/ELECELEC service exams
  • AlistaAlista, SAP and SESSES input

Additional tasks - all team members responsible for general depot duties

  • Taking of fuel meter readings off rail vehicles
  • Fuelling and system top up
  • Crane driving and lifting equipment and training
  • Chlorinating water points
  • Depot cleaning/general housekeeping (This will have no impact on Cleaners headcount)
  • Driving company vehicles if certified
  • Train cleaning by exception (This will have no impact on Cleaners headcount)
  • Mentoring others as and when required
  • Nominated person as required

Health and Safety:

  • Understand and abide by safety notices, rules & regulations and follow safe working practices
  • To be Authorised person where required
  • COSHHComply with strict Drug and Alcohol Policy


  • Time served apprenticeship or equivalent with associated technical qualification of City and Guilds in Mechanical and Electrical Engineering or equivalent.
  • Skilled in both mechanical and electrical engineering.
  • Fault finding experience
  • Basic MS Office IT skills.
  • Prepared to work shifts including days, nights and weekends

You will be subject to Drugs and Alcohol testing, due to working in a safety critical environment.

Rullion celebrates and supports diversity and is committed to ensuring equal opportunities for both employees and applicants.

Manchester, England, UK