Rolling Stock Junior Electrical Engineer


Any Industry
Source: uWorkin


Metro is a multi-award winning organisation, and we pride ourselves on our team of honest, high performing professionals who are talented, inclusive and safety focused and who are at the core of our success. You will be joining an organisation that is known as a global leader in its field but also prides itself on being dynamic, embracing new technologies and focused on customer service. Our aim is to promote work/life balance, allow team members to bring their best to work and to truly be focused on a common goal which is to provide a world-class railway service.

Our Office of the Chief Engineer are looking to appoint a Rollingstock Junior Electrical Engineer to join our team on a 12 month max term contract. This role will provide rovide specialist technical engineering services in Rolling Stock electrical systems including the provision of railway Rolling Stock standards, engineering management, supporting systems & tools and design reviews.

Your key responsibilities will inlcude;

  • Review Rolling Stock department specifications, maintenance instructions and procedures, test schedules, risk analysis, environmental plans and other documents to ensure they meet MTM objectives and represent best practice for MTM requirements.
  • Provide response to questions on Rolling Stock Electrical systems and performance to Rolling Stock Electrical Engineering Manager
  • Prepare longer-term capital and project proposals for current and future Rolling Stock assets as required
  • Investigate operational and maintenance incidents to identify both root causes and significant contributory factors in the incident, and propose solutions to those causes and factors.
  • Assist in identifying risks, and ensuring identified residual risks of Projects and rolling stock works are contained by appropriate control measures to reduce risk So Far As is Reasonably Practicable.
  • Prepare submissions for Engineering change, Waivers, type tests, with respect to rolling stock electrical systems, conducting and overseeing the testing and results of new or modified systems to ensure fitness for purpose.
  • Review Rolling stock engineering standards to identify risks associated with management of Rolling stock and recommend appropriate control measures to reduce risk to an acceptable level
  • Develop and maintain technical, quality and operational standards to ensure compliance with all applicable laws, regulations, statutory obligations and MTM policy
  • Exercise diplomacy and tact in liaising with all stakeholders; adhering to the communication policy and MTM Values

In order to be successful you will posess the following;

  • Tertiary Qualification in Electrical\Electronics Engineering suitable for membership of the Institution of Engineers Australia or an appropriate technical qualification
  • 2-3 years experience in urban passenger railway environment
  • Working towards being a registered professional engineer or chartered status
  • Experience in Engineering change management and waivers
  • Experience in rolling stock systems design, construction or maintenance environment (Preferable)
  • Experience and knowledge of Rolling Stock technical and engineering standards, system specifications and practices (Preferable)

Additionally, you value the importance of teamwork and listening, challenging your peers and making a difference.You confidently bring innovation to the table. You have the agility to engage with a variety of stakeholders, fostering positive working relationships and communicating technical data at all levels. You also have the ability to manage multiple priorities while remaining focused on excellence.

If what you’ve read resonates with your values, experience and career aspiration then we want to hear from you! Applications close 23 May 2021

This is a fantastic opportunity to build on the career you've developed to date and take it to the next level by making a tangible impact that matters.

If what you’ve read resonates with your values, experience and career aspiration then we want to hear from you!

Metro Trains is an equal opportunity employer and embraces diversity. We encourage all interested applicants to apply but please do note only applications with the right to live and work in Australia will be considered for this position.

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