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Rail and Rolling Stock Builders and Repairers

Rail and rolling stock builders and repairers erect, fit, assemble and repair rolling stock parts and sub-assemblies, and test and adjust new engines for trains.

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About this Career

£38,450

Average salary

New workers start around £29,185.70. Normal pay is £38,450 per year. Highly experienced workers can earn up to £102,636.00.

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Annual Openings

Job counts include both employed and self-employed persons in Cornwall, and do<br /> not distinguish between full and part-time jobs.

Daily Tasks

  • Maintains record of repairs and maintenance carried out.
  • Oils and greases train engines.
  • Inspects and tests new and repaired machinery for conformity with standards and specifications.
  • Examines rolling stock for defects, removes, replaces and repairs faulty parts.
  • Fits and assembles parts and/or metal sub-assemblies to make train engines.
  • Examines drawings and specifications to determine appropriate methods and sequence of operations.

Skills Employers Are Looking For

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Skills

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Learning Strategies
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Critical Thinking
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Mathematics
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Reading Comprehension
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Writing
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Active Listening
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Active Learning
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Monitoring
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Speaking
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Science
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Truro College
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Truro
Cornwall
TR1 3XX

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