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Rolling Stock Technician

Location:
Liverpool, Merseyside
Posted:
03/05/2019 (12:39)
Company:
CAF Rail UK
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JOB DESCRIPTION

Fault finding and root cause analysis of electrical and electronic and mechanical systems on a brand new, state of the art fleet of trains.

Use of electrical schematics, diagnostic software test and measuring equipment, to identify the root cause of train failures.

Perform corrective actions on the new trains in multiple environments, including main depot and call-out locations, adhering to all safety procedures, and using electronic management systems.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Technicians are expected to be capable of working on the following types of systems, diagnosing faults and replacing major components:

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Technicians are expected to be capable of working on the following types of systems, diagnosing faults and replacing major components:

  • Troubleshoot using electrical schematics, test equipment, and diagnostic software, and carry out corrective repairs necessary to ensure the warranty of the new train’s equipment, including:

  • Wheelsets, gearboxes, traction motors, compressors, bogies, brakes

  • Traction Control

  • PIS, PA, and CCTV

  • Passenger Access Doors

  • HVAC

  • Modern TCMS

  • Auxiliary electrical equipment

  • High voltage 25kv systems (pantograph etc.)

  • Network communications including CAN bus and ethernet

  • Pneumatics up to 12 bar

  • Complex cab control systems including GPS positioning and On-track Safety Systems

  • Wiring and integration of circuit breakers, relays, PLCs, transformers, insulators, cabinets, motors, and other associated electrical parts

  • Use of a variety of electrical testing equipment including laptop computers with diagnostic software, ethernet tester, insulation tester etc.

REQUIRED ACADEMIC SKILL

  • NVQ Level 3 (or equivalent) in Electrical Engineering

REQUIRED PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

  • Fault finding and root cause analysis experience

  • Able to interpret electrical, hydraulic and pneumatic schematic diagrams

  • Use of diagnostic software

  • Use of test and measuring equipment

  • 3 years post apprenticeship experience

  • Valid Driver’s Licence

  • Available for shift work (Days & Nights including weekends)

LANGUAGES: English; Spanish would be an advantage

Type:
Permanent
Job Reference:
Rolling Stock Technician  
Job ID:
209969688  

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