Systems Test Technician

Alstom’s approach can be summarized in one word – “fluidity”.  Alstom is a global leader in passenger, freight and mining rail transportation, signalling, and infrastructure, and sets the benchmark for innovative and environmentally friendly technologies.  Alstom builds the fastest train and the highest capacity automated metro in the world, provides a wide variety of associated maintenance, modernization, overall and refurbishment services and turnkey transportation solutions.  Our 32,000 employees worldwide rigorously apply the Alstom Code of Ethics and work closely with our community of stakeholders to deliver solutions and services that bear the brand of Alstom.  Alstom businesses had sales of 6 billion for the 2014/2015 fiscal year.  Visit www.alstom.com to learn more about our business.  

 

Job Title & Objective

Job Title                                                                                  

System Test Technician

Objective

To execute test procedures, generate test reports, make adjustments on, and troubleshoot rail vehicles and/or its subsystems.

Mission

Responsibilities and Accountabilities

Perform and generate reports on all routine tests. 

Troubleshoot manufacturing & component problems to the lowest Line Replaceable Unit (LRU), and support during qualification tests.

Execute tests according to test procedures and schematics. 

Redline test procedures as required.

  

Demonstrate good working knowledge and experience with the use of computers, data recorders, digital millimetres, various measurement instruments, pneumatic/hydraulic gauges.

  

Technician safety awareness is critical and shall always be considered while performing or setting up for any type of test.  Technician must understand and apply all applicable ALSTOM Safety Procedures located on the PRISMA database.

 

Clearly document and report any anomaly or failure during test execution

 

Responsible for learning curve and optimization of test execution and troubleshooting

 

Accountable for test execution, Must have strong knowledge and comprehension of schematics, bloc diagrams, wire lists, functional diagrams along with knowledge of asic Electronics and the operation of 12VDC-72VDC and 24VAC-480VAC systems

 

Support mechanical installations and repairs on rail vehicles as directed by Supervisor

 

Support, installation and terminate of electrical panels, equipment, components, and have good understanding of how they operate in order to troubleshoot any electrical issues.

    

Any and all other responsibilities, in addition to those mentioned above, as assigned by supervisor/manager.  Any interpretation/clarification with responsibilities above will be settled by the supervisor/manager.  This list of responsibilities is not all inclusive and may change, be added to or deleted from at any time.

  

 

 

Market and Business Understanding                                                                                               

 

 

Mandatory

Desirable

Knowledge of Alstom                                                                

 

X

Knowledge of other functional areas within the organisation    

 

X

Knowledge of the domestic environment                                  

 

X

Knowledge of the international environment                             

 

X

 

 

 

 

Candidate Requirements

Educational Requirements

High School Diploma or Equivalent Required.

Electrical Engineering Degree Desirable.

Experience (Essential Functions)

Minimum 5 years experience in related field.

Working Conditions (Industrial/Environmental)

Must be able to work different shifts and overtime as needed. Work will take place in a heavy industrial environment on concrete and paved floors as well as outside in rail yards.

Physical/Mental Requirements

Must be able to lift 50 lbs.

Operational Know How (incl. Functional Know How)

Mandatory

Desirable

Operational effectiveness/Accountability

X

 

Collaboration/Teamwork

X

 

Innovation

X

 

Communication with Transparency 

X

 

Use of multimeters, meggers, hi-pots, and other test equipment

X

 

Use of hand tools

X

 

Electrical schematic interpretation

X

 

Faulty circuit troubleshooting

X

 

Use of power tools and machinery

 

X

 

 

 

 

Managerial Know How

Mandatory

Desirable

Ability to make decisions/Sense of urgency

X

 

Resilience

X

 

Motivating & inspiring

 

X

Continuously managing & developing people

 

X

Leading the way in EHS

X

 

Leadership Know How

Mandatory

Desirable

Strategic Vision

 

X

Convincing & Influencing

 

X

Shaping & driving change

 

X

Risk Management

X

 

Alstom offers competitive salaries, an excellent benefits package, and flexible work options, as well as a uniquely diverse and unified team of professionals.  Our culture supports an environment where employees can continuously learn and gain professional growth through education, exciting projects and career mobility.  Alstom recognizes your achievements and excellent performance through various performance incentive, recognition and reward programs.  Our commitment is to you, the employee. Come work in an environment that is driven by integrity, innovation and visionary thinking.  Make the switch to a new track and join Alstom today! 

 

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. Alstom is a drug-free workplace.

 

This contractor and subcontractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin. Moreover, these regulations require that covered prime contractors and subcontractors take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

 

Accommodations for Applicants with Disabilities

Alstom provides reasonable accommodations and/or assistance to applicants with disabilities and disabled veterans (including but not limited to other protected veterans and individuals with known physical and mental limitations).  If you need a reasonable accommodation/assistance for any part of the application and/or hiring process, please contact Alstom’s Recruiting Department at careers.us@alstom.com (please use “Accommodation Request” as the subject line).  

Company
Alstom Transport
Posted
09/20/2018
Type
Full time
Location
Vallejo, CA 94503, US