Senior/Lead Rolling Stock Engineer

Perth, Western Australia, Australia

Job Reference 1194093

Location Perth, Western Australia, Australia

Industry Infrastructure - Transportation

Function Engineering & Design

Job Type Permanent

Date Added September 19, 2023

We are currently recruiting an experienced Rolling Stock Consultant to work for a global consultancy with an expansive list of Western Australian rail projects, across both passenger and heavy haul rail networks.  

Location-          Perth, WA
Duration-           Permanent

  • Manage all aspects of consultancy assignments undertaken for clients including allocation, estimating, tendering, planning, execution and close out
  • Providing specialist engineering guidance and expertise related to the rolling stock / locomotive discipline
  • Assist in improving maintenance processes, strategies, scopes of work and modifications to improve rolling stock safety, performance, reliability and cost
  • Design and checking of mechanical / electrical systems submitted by the design team or contractors, ensuring they conform to required standards
  • Lease and Whole Life cost model development and management
  • Assist in identifying new business opportunities and business development including tenders/bids
Required Experience
  • Mechanical / Electrical Engineering Degree
  • 5+ years' experience in the rolling stock domain ideally across design / project management
  • Experience in the design and manufacture of rolling stock
  • Experience in working in either a new-build or operational / service environment
  • Understanding of interrelated systems and subsystems such as brakes, HVAC, traction systems, train control systems, signalling etc.)
  • Exposure to heavy and light rail systems, both passenger and freight
  • Understanding of Australian and European rail standards  

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