Grade 1 Wagon Fitter

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Grade 1 Wagon Fitter

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Entry date: August 1, 2022 Job No.: DBC_R00004577
  • DB Cargo UK (Ltd.)
  • Rail Transport, Engineering
  • Full Time (Duration: Permanent)
  • from Aug 1, 2022
  • Eastleigh

DB Cargo UK – For Our Customer – For Our Climate – For Our EconomyDid you know that rail is one of the safest and most eco-friendly means of transport, with one single freight train being able to carry enough materials to build 30 houses! Our services replace the equivalent of over 22 million truck movements every year, saving 7 million tonnes of carbon emissions!DB Cargo is on an ambitious journey to become Europe’s leading rail logistics provider with a long-term plan to shift traffic from roads, protect our climate and grow the economy. An opportunity has arisen for a Grade 1 Wagon Fitter to join us at Eastleigh. 

Our offer

Pension

We offer an attractive defined contributions pension scheme, with enhanced employer contributions.
 

Access to Exclusive online Discounts

Enjoy discounts with major retailers through DB Cargo's employee benefits portal, Reward Gateway

To maintain / overhaul and refurbish rolling stock in accordance with the relevant regime and specification. 

This includes but is not limited to – fault finding, rectification work, damage repairs, modification and work arising.

To ensure that stock levels are kept and stock is stored correctly.

To order / reorder stock as required.

To carry out damage reports / overload inspections on behalf of the customer and provide all documentation including photographs when required.

To submit quotes and final costs for 3rd party work

Complete all relevant documentation relating to all work carried out on any rolling stock vehicle including completing and sending the Axiom proforma work order form V2 to the Field Maintenance Assistant 

To correctly file / store all rolling stock documentation 

To communicate stoppages and up date on the progress of rolling stock to the Field Maintenance Coordinator via telephone. 

To complete and send stoppage forms to the Field Maintenance Coordinator before 09.00am each day via email or fax.

The above list is not exhaustive and is subject to change and expansion to fit the need of the role and the business
Applicants must have a hands on mechanical engineering background

A NVQ Level 3 (or equivalent) and a completed apprenticeship would be a distinct advantage. 

Rail industry experience would also be an advantage. 

In return, we are offering a salary of £24,208 per annum 

Closing Date: 5th July 2022
Our offer

Pension

We offer an attractive defined contributions pension scheme, with enhanced employer contributions.
 

Access to Exclusive online Discounts

Enjoy discounts with major retailers through DB Cargo's employee benefits portal, Reward Gateway

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