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Electrical & Mechanical Engineer - Metrolink

LocationManchester City Centre
SalaryBand 9 (£47,803 - £53,806 per annum)
EmployerTransport for Greater Manchester
Posted07 November 2017

Are you a talented Electrical Engineer or E&P Engineer seeking an opportunity to make a real difference, transforming your asset, on an exciting, dynamic infrastructure? Would you relish the opportunity to contribute across all aspects of your discipline from major projects through to asset management and maintenance?

As an E&M Engineer with Transport for Greater Manchester you will join our Engineering team to oversee the maintenance, renewal and enhancement of the Metrolink Network, including future projects such as the Trafford Park Line.

You will have a good knowledge of Electrical and Mechanical systems, ideally in a similar rail or light rail environment, including Lifts, Escalators, Standby Power, Low Voltage Electrical Installations, High Voltage (11kV) Distribution Systems, DC traction power systems, Earthing & Bonding and Overhead Line Installations (OLE).

The E&M assets are varied and located across the expanding Metrolink Light Rail Network and to date include:

·         Over 100 LV Electrical Distribution / Standby Power Installations

·         36 Lifts

·         Plant & Equipment at 2 depots – Including 2Wheel lathes, 2 wash plants, 2 sand plants

·         Over 100 HVAC / Pumping Installations

·         Over 200 stkm 750 V DC Overhead Line Equipment

·         46 AC/DC Traction Substations


For more information and to apply for this role, please visit our website and submit your CV incorporating a covering letter detailing how you meet the requirements of the role.

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