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Mobile Fitter (Network Rail)

Job Introduction

We're looking for a plant fitter or mechanic that has experience dealing with engines, whether that be someone who has previously worked on the railway, for a tool hire company or in the motor trade.

The area covered is West London & Surrey, so you'll ideally already live in or around these regions.

Working pattern is Monday to Friday day shifts with no mandatory weekends or nights. You can also be offered overtime during the weeks and nights if it's available.

Key Responsibilities

  • Carry out maintenance, service, repair of company and customer assets at customer premises
  • Work on your own and also as part of a team at customer premises ensuring that the equipment is maintained to manufacturer specifications at all times
  • Complete company paperwork and ensure safe working practices are observed and followed at all times
  • Ensure van stock is kept to required level by ordering service and repair parts as needed

What We're Looking For

  • Time served Qualified Plant Fitter or Mechanic
  • Railway, Motor, Construction or Agricultural experience
  • Full UK Driving license
  • Flexible in working hours and happy to stay away from home occasionally
  • Working knowledge of small plant engines such as petrol 2 stroke, 4 stroke and diesels
  • Able to plan own work load and manage time effectively
  • The successful candidate will be expected to pass a Drug and Alcohol Railway standard medical and undergo PTS safety qualification training. We'll arrange all of this for you.

What We Can Offer You

  • Company Pension
  • 25 days annual leave + bank holidays
  • Free Tool Hire
  • Additional holiday purchase scheme
  • Life Assurance cover 3x salary
  • Share save scheme
  • Recommend a friend scheme
  • Learning & Development – commitment to upskilling and developing our people, structured in house training available alongside external training where required
  • Long service recognition
  • My Vp discounts – a variety of discounts and rewards on thousands of well-known brands
  • EE mobile contract discount offers
  • Gym discounts
  • Health Shield (discounted premiums on health care cash plan)
  • Regit Assist 24/7 accident helpline – free joining

A Little Bit About Us

Torrent Trackside is a renowned specialist supplier of rail infrastructure portable plant and related trackside services. With our expertise and dedication, we provide comprehensive solutions to the rail industry, ensuring efficient and reliable operations.

As a leader in the field, Torrent Trackside understands the unique demands of the rail sector. We offer a wide range of portable plant equipment specifically designed for rail infrastructure projects, supporting the smooth and safe operation of railway tracks.

Our commitment to excellence extends beyond equipment supply. We also provide a range of trackside services, ensuring that our clients receive comprehensive support for their rail projects. From installation and maintenance to repair and emergency response, our experienced team is equipped to handle various trackside requirements.

At Torrent Trackside, we prioritise customer satisfaction and safety. We strive to build long-term partnerships by delivering exceptional service and quality solutions. With our extensive industry knowledge and expertise, we consistently meet the evolving needs of the rail sector.

Joining Torrent Trackside means becoming part of a team that is dedicated to making a positive impact in the rail industry. We offer a dynamic work environment that values innovation, collaboration, and personal growth. Together, we can continue to provide reliable rail infrastructure portable plant and trackside services, contributing to the success of rail projects across the country.

Vp plc is an equal opportunities employer. We believe passionately that employing a diverse workforce is central to our success. We make recruiting decisions based on your experience and skills.


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