Mechanical Engineer

Location London, Greater London, England
Job-type Permanent
Salary £50000 - 60000 per year
Contact Will Heath
Call 07773 034739
Reference WH-ME140721

Mechanical Engineer – Rolling Stock

West London

Circa £60,000 per annum + Car Allowance

Would you like to manage high value overhaul and refurbishment projects for existing Trains?


You could get the opportunity of a lifetime to work for this Global Engineering and Technology business. This Organisation has a strong foothold within a range of sectors, manufacturing safety critical systems and providing an overhaul and refurbishment service for the Rolling Stock sector.

Are you their next hire?


You will be an experienced Mechanical Engineer within the Gearboxes or Rolling Stock sector, with exceptional planning, organisational skills with an element of design and reverse engineering experience. You’ll be analytically minded, with well-developed presentation and communication skills. You’ll be highly customer focused and with a great understanding of commercial realities and implications. You will also have a background within negotiating and a good technical and commercial understanding and pragmatism where necessary


As the Mechanical Engineer you’ll provide leadership for a range of retrofit projects including gearboxes and couplers, as well as being the point of contact with the customer. So, having a strong background within a mechanical environment around industrial gearboxes is a necessity for this position. You will provide knowledge and skill in the reverse engineering of mechanical systems and be able to produce designs on CAD to improve the performance and reliability of existing products. You’ll work closely with a range of internal and external stakeholders to ensure the projects run smoothly according to the desired technical performance, budget and schedule. You’ll develop and follow-up the detailed planning for documentation, delivery and commissioning for the entire scope and you’ll manage the project-related risk management. Normal hours of work are Monday to Friday 8am to 4pm, but there is flexibility and agile working available.


  • HND / HNC as a minimum
  • Rolling Stock Repair and overhaul experience would be advantageous


Salary is up to £60k, Car Allowance, 7% (average) Bonus, private medical insurance Great Pension + 25 Days Holiday + BH

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