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Rolling Stock Technician Apprentice

Location: Derby, ENG, GB

Rolling Stock Technician Apprentice-TPOOL-UKDY170220


Bombardier Transportation UK Ltd

Description :

In the UK's rail transportation industry, Bombardier is a leader in the manufacturing, refurbishment and maintenance of rolling stock, with a workforce of over 3,300 people. It has production facilities in Derby and Plymouth, with employees based at 24 maintenance, refurbishment and overhaul centres across the UK, at which Bombardier currently maintains approximately 5000 vehicles. The company offers the broadest product portfolio and is recognised as the leader in the global rail sector.


Litchurch Lane


DE24 8AD


Apprenticeship summary

• Working week

o Monday to Thursday 7.30am - 4.00pm. Friday 7.30am - 12.30pm

o Total hours per week: 37.00

• Annual wage: £13,000.00

Expected duration :42 months

• Possible start date :01 Sep 2020

• Apprenticeship level :Higher Level Apprenticeship

• Reference number:VAC001614973

• Positions:5 available

Vacancy description

The chosen candidate will be working towards a Higher Apprenticeship whilst working at Bombardier.

The role will involve working in the Test Department of Bombardier providing:

• Testing support to the manufacturing processes

• Mechanical parts meet specification

• Electrical parts meet specification

• Wiring diagnostic work

• Fault finding work

• Inspection support to the manufacturing processes

• Working with drawings


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

• Desire to work in engineering and the ability to demonstrate this through application.

• Good communication and organisational skills.

• Attention to Detail

Personal qualities

• Punctual, hardworking, loyal, ambitious, enthusiastic and willing to learn.

Desired qualifications

Full BTEC Level 3 Diploma in Engineering (120 or 180 credits) or A Level Grade C and above in Maths and Science.

Level 3 Apprenticeship in Engineering with a full BTEC Diploma.

Minimum GCSE grade B/6 in maths and grade C/4 in English.

Future prospects

After successful completion of their Apprenticeship there is an opportunity of full time employment.

Things to consider

Must be able to get to the employer premises on a daily basis and to our training centre for the technical training.

Total hours per week: 37.00

Annual wage: £13,000.00

Posting Date :18.02.2020

Closing Date:19.03.2020

Job: Engineering
Primary Location: GB-ENG-Derby
Organization: Transportation
Schedule: Part-time
Employee Status: Limited Term

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