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Auto Electrician - Heathrow

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Are you looking for an exciting opportunity to join a well-established and rapidly expanding company with excellent progression opportunities? If you have experience in the vehicle electronics sector, you are the expert we are looking for! We have a position at our Heathrow Airport site for an Auto Electrician to join our team


TCR Group is the leading global provider of integrated solutions for Ground Support Equipment (GSE) in aviation offering rental, lease and maintenance of GSE. Headquartered in Belgium, we have approximately 1200 employees and are operational in over 100 airports in 16 countries in Europe, Asia Pacific and the USA.


About the role:

This is a varied position where you will play a crucial part in the success of the company by offering your expert electrical knowledge in order to repair TCR and associated vehicles to the required standard. You will ensure that any electronic problems or malfunctions are identified and resolved in a timely manner whilst adhering to corporate Health and Safety guidelines, ISO 9001 framework and the guidelines on vehicle maintenance. The suitable candidate will be skilled in vehicle electronics with excellent diagnostic skills.


What you’ll be doing:

  • Determine malfunction of electrical systems on a wide variety of equipment by visual inspection of vehicle/equipment and coordinate with the Workshop Supervisor regarding day-to-day activities.

  • Repair or replace defective wiring, lighting, air‐conditioning, and safety control systems.  Control and update the relevant maintenance records on daily basis.

  • Test and replace faulty alternators, generators, starter motors, batteries, voltage regulators, etc and repair/replace faulty ignition systems, electrical wiring, fuses, lamps, and switches.

  • Install, maintain and repair electrically operated accessories, including telematics systems.

  • Familiarisation of test instruments to carry out testing and quality control inspections and fully conversant with wiring/circuit diagrams to find and repair electrical faults.

  • Undertake any other duties or activities as required including airport and ground support equipment, this will include Workshop Supervisor duties as and when required.


The Person:

  • Level 2 / 3 in Auto Electrical and Mobile Electrical Principles

  • BTEC HNC Diploma

  • City & Guilds LGV 2 (Desirable but not essential)

  • Experience of working in a vehicle electronics role with excellent diagnostic skills

  • Able to obtain an airside pass which requires a criminal record check and 5-year history verification

  • Hold a valid UK driving licence


What is on offer:

  • 6% employer pension contribution

  • 3X Salary Life Assurance

  • Health Cash Plan

  • Employee Assistance Programme (EAP)


TCR UK Ltd can only accept applications from candidates who have a valid legal permit or right to work in the United Kingdom.


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