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Shift Support Engineer (West London and Bristol based)
Are you looking for opportunities to work on high profile rail projects and advanced technology alongside experts from the UK, Europe and Japan? Come and join the fastest growing rail business in the world!
As a global provider of total railway solutions, Hitachi Rail Europe has a growing international presence and product range. We are leading the largest rail modernisation project in UK history and delivering the UK’s next generation of rolling stock. We are working to Inspire the Next – and this is your chance to be part of it.
Your new role
Reporting to the Engineering Manager, the Shift Support Engineers will play a pivotal role supporting the maintenance team when issues arise at our Train Maintenance Centres (TMC). We are recruiting 8 positions in total, 4 at our North Pole TMC in West London and 4 at our Stoke Gifford TMC near Bristol. The incumbent must have the ability to work on a 24/7 shift pattern.
In this exciting new role you will be responsible for investigation of maintenance and safety related vehicle defects and subsequent engineering solutions. The shift support engineer will ensure contractual reliability targets are achieved and maintenance practices implemented and continuously improved. They will also be responsible for those activities relating to design modifications and subsequent applications for customer and regulatory approval for changes.
Specifically, you will be responsible for the following deliverables:
Why Hitachi Rail Europe?
At Hitachi Rail Europe you will find a passionate and collaborative environment. We operate according to our values of Harmony, Sincerity and Pioneering Spirit. As such, we work closely as a team and empower our colleagues to take ownership and become creative in our pursuit of excellence. We take pride in the contribution we make to society and we always act with integrity and fairness towards our customers, suppliers and colleagues.
We offer a competitive salary and a generous benefits package. This includes a pension scheme with contributions up to 9%, health insurance, up to 28 days of annual leave and many more perks for you to choose from within a flexible plan that will meet your specific needs and lifestyle.
If you like the sound of the above and feel energised by the idea of joining a great brand at a moment of exciting expansion, please apply now. We look forward to hearing from you!
Please forward CV to Dan.Pearson@hitachirail-eu.com