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Job Title :
Electrical Engineer 
Job Category :
Engineering | General |  
Posted :
29/11/2017 09:58:37 
Company Name :
4exMilitary Jobs Ltd (2010) 
Location :
Benefits :
Salary :
£21300 - £24000 per annum + benefits 
Security :
Description :
The Company and the Role:

The Company, established over a 100 years ago, has continued to grow from strength to strength and is constantly at the fore of both rail and vehicle developments.

With these exciting times of transport being continually improved through technology and design, being a part of such an enterprise will come with a real buzz as you join the teams whose dynamism and energetic drive, to constantly improve and develop, will become invigorating. As a member of the team your hard work will be rewarded with a `finish early` policy on Friday.

Expansion, through positive growth, means that the company is now looking for an Electrical Engineer to be based at their depot in Buckinghamshire.

This is a new position within the Company which comes with real diversity, you will also have the variety of travelling nationally working out of the Company`s other depots. You will be reporting to the Production Manager.

Key Features of the Role:

This is an interesting, skilled, role and due to its complex nature requires the applicant to have the necessary, recognised, training. This is in the form of either: an apprenticeship to trade or a recognised training programme where the employee is required to be fully qualified in all parts.

You will therefore be capable of producing work to the required standards, specifications and finish, expected of such a craftsman. The typical requirements will be to strip and rebuild circuit boards, electrical motors and generators with the latter requiring alignment skills too. The manufacture cable looms in workshops and wiring of low / high tension circuits and survey equipment and cables.

The knowledge will enable you to identify the correct crimp / tools and press to use on these cables, prepare and crimp terminations using hand and hydraulic crimp tools along with the ability to test electrical installations and re-wire main equipment.

Reading schematic drawings, being able to make up bonding for testing and carry out modifications according to procedures will all be a part of the role.

Knowledge and Skills:

You must have the equivalent of a C grade or above in GCSE Maths and English. Essential will be either: an apprenticeship or internship in electrical work.

Previous experience in railway rolling stock would be an advantage but not essential.

A strong understanding of `5s` and an awareness of the importance of Quality.

You must be committed, able to multi-task and have the ability to problem solve within tight deadlines.

Contactor experience will enable good client relationships and you must be able to read and understand drawings plus identify and understand electrical symbols plus identify cables.

What`s on Offer:

Salary ranges available :

£ 21,300.00 - Grade 2 Level 1. NVQ level 3 in own trade or relevant trade, apprenticeship documents and relevant units at NVQ level 2 to cover non-core activities of dissimilar trades.

£ 22,651.23 - Grade 2 level 2. Practical Assessment - Customer specifications and work instructions. Must be Safety critical assessed. Must also have internal assessment on non-core activity. Also must be prepared to undertake courses as appropriate. Theory Assessment - B.I.T training (6 units comprising - Statutory requirements, Safety requirements, Effective Team Working, Organization Techniques, Continuous Improvement, Visual systems and Flow Process analysis). Additional depot Certification processes.

£ 24,000.23 - Grade 2 Level 3. Relevant trade apprenticeship documents or full NVQ Level 3 at core trade and units at NVQ Level 3at other trades craft inter -changeability (Dual Skilled e.g. Electrical/Mechanical).

In addition, the Company offers 25 days holiday plus bank and public holidays, cycle to work scheme, company pension scheme, child care vouchers, free parking and a flexible benefits option.

Please do not apply for this vacancy unless you are a qualified Electrical Engineer.

4exMilitary receives an overwhelming number of CV`s /Resumes each day, and each one is reviewed personally by a Consultant. Our pre-selection process is very thorough in order to meet the specific requirements of our clients.

If your details meet the criteria set by our client, then we will contact you regarding the position. If you are not contacted by us, then please assume that your application has not been successful on this occasion. However, we will keep your details on file and should another suitable or matching vacancy become available then we will contact you.

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4exMilitary Jobs Ltd is at the forefront of supplying military leavers and ex-military personnel working in logistics and supply chain, facilities management, catering, hospitality and life support services, military and defence support services, aviation and aerospace, IT and telecoms, fuel supply and distribution, security, retail, wholesale and PX, QA / QC and food safety, health and safety, HR, training and instructors, wealth management, engineering and construction, naval, port and marine- Worldwide!

We frequently manage confidential appointments on behalf of our clients, many of which are not advertised.

If you are about to leave the Armed Forces or are ex-military seeking to develop your career, please do not hesitate to contact us for a confidential discussion and access to our complete portfolio of current opportunities.

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