Fleet Reliability Engineer

West Midlands
14-01-2021 06:02 AM

Fleet Reliability Engineer


Competitive Salary + Excellent Benefits


Astute are looking for a Fleet Reliability Engineer to join an established business in the Birmingham area who specialise in the transport of goods within the rail industry.
Reporting to the Engineering director, you will be responsible for managing the reliability related incidents and continuously improving the reliability of the fleet.

Roles & Responsibilities

Reporting directly to the Engineering Director, as a Fleet Reliability Engineer, you will be responsible for:

  • Ensuring that reliability issues are investigated, escalated, and resolved in a timely manner.
  • Constructing, Developing and manage the reliability management system (RMS) whilst maintaining and improving the RMS through effective IT tools.
  • Recommend and introduce enhancing projects to improve fleet availability, reliability, and safety standards.
  • Liaise with the Project Engineering team on reliability issues and improve reliability of new build vehicles whilst researching and reporting on new developments which could impact the company's fleet.
  • Carry out responsibilities ensuring compliance in accordance with the Companies SOP's and Quality Assurance System.

Skills & Qualifications

We are looking for someone with the following:

  • Must have at least 5+ years' experience working in a Reliability Engineer role or similar in an engineering industry such as Rail, Automotive or Manufacturing.
  • HND/HNC in Mechanical Engineering or Equivalent Qualification
  • Must have significant experience within a vehicle/heavy engineering reliability environment.

Salary & Package

What is on offer for this exciting role:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Excellent Benefits Package including company pension and health care.

If you are interested in this position, please send a CV and Cover Letter to mmcleod@astutetechnical.co.uk or ring 02393 910 033 and ask to speak to Megan McLeod who can tell you more.

Astute Technical Recruitment Limited are acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy. We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and comply with all relevant UK legislation. We encourage applications from individuals from all backgrounds but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK and Europe. Astute is also committed to the government's Disability Confident Employer initiative. We endeavour to get back to everyone, however, if you have not heard anything after 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

Become part of something great

A friendly environment that takes work seriously. Everyone at Astute seems to very much enjoy being here and that reflects on the atmosphere in such a positive way. No one ever seems to have an issue with lending a helping hand when it is needed. The way that the staff on the floor are very focused and hardworking spurs you on to be the same. The saying "Work hard, play hard" could not apply more to the lovely bunch I have the pleasure of working with. I really feel as though I have fitted in well at Astute.

I have received nothing but the heartiest welcome into the Business. Not your normal recruitment agency. Firstly, you receive thorough training. Instantly you get the welcoming atmosphere and there is great team morale. Management listens, Colleagues listen and my opinion and any offering I contribute, I feel is valued and taken seriously. I really enjoy the level of support I receive as a newbie to both Recruitment and the world of Technical and I genuinely feel valued. I would highly recommend and already have to many of my contacts!