Performance Modification Technician - 12 month Fixed Term Contract


As we embark on our journey to transform the railway across Wales and the Borders, we have an exciting opportunity for an innovative and influential individual to join our team in as a Fixed Term Contract Performance Technician for 12 months. 

A major part of the role will be, focussing on live defects, ensure all relevant reports, products and materials are available for the maintenance team. This will include in depth fault finding to solve technical issues.

Other responsibilities include:

·       Working under his/her own initiative, taking responsibility for your own safety and others in your working area.

·       Set up Work Reports in advance of unit arrivals so that all work required is captured.

·       Review completed work to develop a ‘Right First Time’ approach to defects.

·       Liaise with Maintenance Control, Stores, Control and Engineering to ensure the team have all the information to hand when needed.

·       Fault finding and investigation of re-occurring/prolonged faults

·       Writing in-depth technical reports on technical issues and faults

·       Provision of information to Engineering on possible technical improvements to the fleet

·       Working with Engineering to investigate and close out issues raised through the maintenance feedback process.

·       Support production with standardisation of investigations and reporting

·       Support Engineering in writing and the issuing of Fleet and Special checks

·       Writing of scopes of work for Production to carry out investigations

·       Responsible for the coaching of staff in good working practices and quality standards. Supporting the Service delivery manager in the identification of training needs.


     ·       Qualified Craftsmen

·       5 years craft experience

·       Leadership skills

·       Experience of managing resources

 **Please note that we will not be accepting CV’s for this role. Please follow the ‘apply’ button to our website to submit an application form.


Performance Modification Technician - Machy (1)


  • Location: Machynlleth
  • Job Title: Performance Modification Technician - 12 month Fixed Term Contract
  • Hours: 40
  • Salary Competitive Salary
  • Closing Date 06/09/2019
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