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Trainee Engineer

  • Salary: £15000 - £23000 per annum + 25 days holiday + pension
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Newport
  • Sector: Other
  • Date posted: 22/11/2016
  • Job reference: J358423A

Trainee Engineer

£15,000 to £23,000 dependent on experience + 25 Days Holiday + Pension + Flexible Benefits

Permanent, Full-time

Newport Based

I recruit for a FTSE 100 organisation and the largest provider of engineering support for Network Rail. We are now seeking to recruit a career focused individual who is looking to start their career within civil engineering.

Experience is not required, however, we are looking for hardworking ambitious individuals with the aptitude to learn a technical trade. Industry leading training will be provided along with the opportunity to gain recognised qualifications and progress into more senior engineering posts.

The Technical Officer will support engineers in the planning and delivery of track renewals. This critical work is of vital importance in ensuring that our rail network operates effectively.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Assist with the provision of technical support.
  • Assist with surveys and planning and programming of work.
  • Assist in the preparation and maintenance of all records to meet contract specification.
  • Assist with the production of registers for management reports.
  • Assist in the costing of technical activities within track renewals work.
  • Assist with the preparation of Work Package Plans.

Minimum Requirements:

  • A good standard of secondary education, ideally A-Levels.
  • A quick learner with an ability to understand technical information.
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Flexibility and a willingness to work weekends and unsociable hours (as required)
  • Good IT skills.

Salary & Benefits:

  • £15,000 to £23,000 dependent on experience + rostered weekends and night shifts at +18.5% + overtime at +25%.
  • 140 hours per 4 weeks. Working 1 shift a weekend for 3 weekends out of 4.
  • 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays
  • Pension scheme

This is an exciting opportunity for someone looking to develop their career within a large multinational corporation. Please apply online or contact Beshley Isaacs on .

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