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Rolling Stock Manager Vacancy – West Midlands Metro

By Daniel Hill

Rolling Stock Manager
Wednesbury
£ competitive salary
Full Time, Permanent
Closing Date: 31st July 2019

Midland Metro Ltd operates and maintains the West Midlands Metro tram network and is a new company owned by the West Midlands Combined Authority. It is an inspiring time for Midland Metro Ltd as the Combined Authority delivers a £1.3 billion investment plan set to significantly expand the tram network, bringing even greater connectivity to people, places and business.

We currently have a pivotal role for a Rolling Stock Manager to join our team, managing the Rolling Stock maintenance and technical teams in delivering the required number of safe and compliant trams for each day’s service, maximising availability through sustained attention to reliability improvement.

Key responsibilities include continuously improving maintenance delivery and fleet reliability through the development of the team, their expertise, the processes employed and the tools used. Working within ISO 9001 framework you’ll ensure levels of quality needed are clearly understood and delivered in addition to making sure that all trams are compliant with required standards and regulatory framework.

Our ideal candidate will have experience of leading, managing and developing the team by supporting and cascading your knowledge on rolling stock maintenance. You will have experience in managing preventative and corrective maintenance on high value safety critical equipment, operational planning and must have experience of working in a regulated industry.

You will be educated to degree level or equivalent in an engineering discipline, with Lean, Six Sigma, auditing, ISO 19001 or similar quality and process control techniques and a Health and Safety qualification would be advantageous.

In return we offer the below benefits:
● Flexible working
● 25 days holiday plus Bank Holidays
● Pension
● Travel pass on Bus & Tram
● Uniform
● And more

If you consider yourself to be dynamic and forward-thinking individual, with experience within Managing a team of people and Rolling Stock or Engineering, we would like to hear from you. Please you’re your CV to: Recruitment@westmidlandsmetro.com

Can you answer these questions?

Do you have experience of working within a similar role? Y/N
If yes, please detail experience:

Are you educated to degree level or equivalent? Y/N
If yes, please detail relevant qualification/grades.

Do you have any process control technique qualification (e.g. Lean, Six Sigma, auditing, ISO 19001 or similar)? Y/N
If yes, please detail:

Do you have experience of the below? Y/N

● Leading and developing a team

● Rolling Stock maintenance experience

● Managing preventative and corrective maintenance

● Use of IT systems in maintenance management

What is your current notice period?

For more information, please contact Claire Scrimshire Claire.scrimshire@westmidlandsmetro.com

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