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Loco Tester

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Posted: 07/05/2019
Reference: 764491
Job Type: Contract
Location: Leicestershire, England (map)
Salary: £25000 - £40000
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Our Client Is a Rolling Stock Refurbishment company based in Loughborough currently looking for a locomotive test engineer, 

The Ideal candidate must have a minimum Qualification of a HNC in Electrical engineering/ equivalent. (full Apprenticeship level) 

Also needs a good background in mechanical experience, especially Hydraulics and Pneumatics fault finding and testing. 

Job is Perm £26,500 Based on 37 hours basic. 
Overtime and Shift premium rates will bring the wage up to potentially £36,000+ p/a. 

or can contract , rates starting on £17.79 (ltd ) 

Duties will include caring out Duration and stamina load bank testing, electrical, mechanical, pneumatic and hydraulic testing/fault finding on a wide range of mainline freight and passenger locomotives. 

Applicants must be able to correctly interpret schematic drawings, possess a sound knowledge power systems and be used to working in a high voltage test environment 
(voltages of upto 70KV). 

The successful candidate must be prepared to work shifts and undertake off-site working as necessary. Applicants must hold a current driving licence. 
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