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Ford & Stanley – The Rail Recruitment Experts are seeking a modification technicians to work out of Newton Heath Depot  

The Opportunity

Completing modifications, to a fleet of trains, mechanical under frame modifications 

Knowledge of repairs and rectifying faults 

Location: Newton Heath, Manchester 

Working days, Monday to Friday days

Key Role and Responsibilities

Technicians are expected to be capable of working on the following types of systems, diagnosing faults, repairing and replacing major components:

  • Mechanical repairs
  • Completing mechanical faults and testing if required


  • NVQ Level 3 (or equivalent)  Mechanical Engineering
  • Exterior under frame modifications
  • Able to follow diagrams
  • Understanding of modifications


  • Commutable to Manchester 
  • Rolling stock or light rail experience is highly desirable

About Ford & Stanley Group

Ford & Stanley Group are in the business of people and performance. Our mission is to create one million better workdays through facilitating great recruitment, leadership and occupational mental fitness.

Ford & Stanley Group Ltd is a Disability Confident Committed employer and is committed to a policy of equal opportunities for all opportunity seekers. We shall adhere to such a policy at all times and will review on an on-going basis all aspects of recruitment to avoid unlawful or undesirable discrimination. We will treat everyone equally irrespective sex, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marital or civil partnership status, age, disability, colour, race, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief or political beliefs and we place an obligation upon all staff to respect and act in accordance with the policy.

    • Job type: Contract
    • Location: Manchester
    • Date posted:
    • Pay:£25.24 - £34.84