Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate


S&T Technician

Location: Manchester

Salary: £30,000


First Military Recruitment are currently seeking an S&T Technician on behalf of one of our clients.

To carry out the first-line maintenance and faulting on the S&T equipment in a safe and cost-effective manner.

Duties and Responsibilities:

- Carry out the first line maintenance on the signalling, communications and control systems in a safe and cost-effective manner working in accordance to current standards and practices.

- Provide assistance and support to the Senior Technician fault finding on signalling and telecommunications systems within the NMC/DRC, TMS system, signalling and interlockings, Points and Point control equipment, MESH and Voice radio systems, TEML41, SCADA systems and Passenger information, UPS, CCTV and help point systems.

- Assist in the investigation of incidents, SPAD/SPAS and wrong side failures as required and directed by the Senior Technician.

- Assist the Senior Technician in ensuring all relevant paperwork is completed including Agility work orders.

- Take reasonable care for their own health and safety.

- Consider the safety of other persons who may be affected by their acts and omissions.

- Work in accordance with information and training provided.

- Refrain from intentionally misusing or recklessly interfering with anything that has been provided for health and safety reasons.

- Report any hazardous defects in plant and equipment, or shortcomings in the existing safety arrangements, to a responsible person without delay.

- Not undertake any task for which authorisation and/or training has not been given.

- Use Personal Protective Equipment provided to them in accordance with the training given to them and the instructions respecting its use.

- The role includes varied works within control centre and railway environments and requires the candidate to be physically fit and able to perform strenuous tasks.

- The role requires personnel to deal with pressure in a positive way.

- Ability to manage expectations with both technical and non-technical members of the business.

Skills and Qualifications:

- Minimum of ONC in Electrical and Electronic Engineering, telecommunications or equivalent.

- 2 years relevant experience in the industry.

- Ability to demonstrate logical fault-finding techniques.

- Strong IT skills.

- Knowledge of IP systems.

- Full current driving licence.

- Strives for new skills, knowledge, experience and personal development.

- Takes personal responsibility to resolve problems, even those not of own making.

- Develops positive relationships, cooperates with, and supports colleagues.

- Handles stress, conflict and pressure in a positive way.

- Manages upwards and sideways (your managerial superiors and your peers).

- Contributes positively to team/company morale and spirit.

- Offers recommendations and suggestions, more than asking for answers.

S&T Technician

Location: Manchester

Salary: £30,000

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