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Electromechanical Maintenance Technician / Engineer

Doppelmayr/Garaventa group is quality, technology and market leader in ropeway engineering. We operate production plants as well as sales and service centers in over 35 countries worldwide. To date, the Group has built more than 14,500 installations for customers in over 88 nations. Flexibility, know-how und pioneering spirit make the Group ideally equipped to meet all the challenges of traditional and new markets.

Innovative transport systems from Doppelmayr/Garaventa continually set new standards. Top comfort and safety define our installations – in summer and winter tourism regions as well as in the urban transit sector. Our material transport systems and ropeways for preventive avalanche blasting offer impressive efficiency and performance. All-year-round experience concepts round off our extensive portfolio.

The current available position as Electromechanical Maintenance Technician/Engineer is for the Emirates Air-Line cable car in London, the first urban cable car system in the UK. The system is a Monocable Gondola, crossing the river Thames from Royal Victoria Docks to Greenwich Peninsula. This is a unique opportunity to join London’s newest Transportation system!

Job description:- Operating the ropeway system- Monitoring all aspects of the ropeway from the platform and the control room- Diagnosing mechanical/electrical problems- Repairing and replacing mechanical/electrical components - Performing daily planned maintenance on all components of the Cable Car. - Keeping electrical/mechanical maintenance and inspection logs and reports up-to-date - Greet and assist guests loading and exiting the cabins- Follow all issued operational protocols in order to ensure the safety of all passengers and Emirates Air Line personnel- Full training is provided- Shift pattern is 4 days on, 2 days off alternating shifts (early and late shifts)

Qualifications The position requires an experienced mechanical/electrical engineer including: - Mechanical, hydraulic, and electrical work experience- The ability to read and understand engineering drawings- Computer literate- Experienced Electrically Qualified Technician to City & Guilds Parts 1 & 2 or equivalent- Good public relations skills

You will be working as part of a team so a positive attitude and good communication skills are essential.

Job added on 13-11-2014