Fleet Support Technician

Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia

Job Reference 1185678

Location Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia

Industry Infrastructure - Transportation

Function Engineering & Design

Job Type Permanent

Date Added February 28, 2023

We are currently recruiting an In-Service Support Technician specialising in rolling stock / locomotives, to work for a global rail equipment and locomotive manufacturer.

You will need to have either an electrical or mechanical trade qualification paired with a background in servicing and maintaining locomotives. The incumbent will need to be able to work a 24/7 roster. This is primarily an office-based role.

Location-          Newcastle, NSW
Duration-           Permanent

  • Provide in-service support to train drivers when any faults occur during operation
  • Provide technical / practical support to maintenance staff
  • Fault-finding / Troubleshooting
  • Provide first line fault identification, mitigation and reporting on the locomotive fleet.
  • Develop countermeasures, fault rectification and action recovery plans to optimise the Availability and Reliability of the fleet.
  • Interface with Customers, Facilities, Fleet Planning and Scheduling and third-party service providers
  • Review asset management systems / IT systems related to fleet reliability / maintenance
  • Assist with short term scheduling

Required Experience
  • Trade / Engineering qualification (Electrical / Mechanical or dual trade)
  • Expertise in locomotive fleet maintenance
  • Proficiency with IT / Asset Management software such as Maximo
  • Excellent communication skills

Please contact veronica.asirvatham@airswift.com for more information.

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