Rolling Stock Technician

Location Ramsgate
Job-type Contract
Salary £27 - 27 per hour
Contact Natasha Higgins
Call 07814 890976
Reference 12094040NH

Rolling Stock Technician – Maintenance & Exams

Ramsgate, Kent

Solo Interview / Immediate Start

Contract Length: 6 months initial contract (12 – 18 months project)

“Ganymede Solutions are working closely with one of our key rolling stock clients to support their maintenance & exams project over the next 12 – 18 months with an increased demand for Rolling Stock Maintenance Engineers required!”

The Company

This is an opportunity to work for a successful train operating company which operates one of the busiest networks in the country and focuses on providing a reliable train service for their passengers. This company has recently invested in a full fleet of modern trains with increased seats to provide more pleasant and comfortable journeys for commuters to ensure significantly improved customer experience.


As a Rolling Stock Technician, you will be working on a variety of fleets performing maintenance & exams - A, B & C (“a full MOT of the trains”) which have been singled out for having defects or faults of the safety critical systems such as braking systems, power testing, visual inspections, components changes and defect rectifications.

The Ideal Candidate

You are an experienced Rolling Stock Technician with extensive work history in light maintenance & exams on fleet defects. To be considered for this role, you will have worked on rolling stock projects with a focus on identifying and rectifying faults, removing, and repairing safety critical components. Alternatively, you will have previous experience from the Forces performing similar duties and hold a transferrable skill set to make the move into the rolling stock sector.


A proven background in rolling stock maintenance & exams and hold a minimum NVQ Level 3 Engineering. Flexibility to work shifts of both days and nights is highly desired.


Days and Nights (4 on/ 4 off) 12-hour shifts.

Rate of Pay - £27 p/h (Inside IR35)

If you are interested in the Rolling Stock Technician position, press “APPLY” or send your CV to Suitable applications shall be reviewed, with a solo interview invitation being sent via e-mail to complete in the comfort of your own home.

Ganymede specialises in the recruitment of technical and engineering personnel on both a permanent and contract basis, as well as providing contingent labour solutions across the rail, energy, construction, highways, and transportation sectors. For more opportunities like this one, visit our website.

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