Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Dublin


The Railway industry today is characterized by both a strong and sustained growth across the world. The trends that drive this are well known: With 6B€ of Sales and around 30,000 employees based in over 60 countries, Alstom  develop & market the most complete range of systems, equipment and services offered today in the railway sector. Today we offer our customers solutions that feature a seamless blend of diverse technologies, ensuring optimal interfaces, along with flexible implementation and real synergy in innovation.
Working from Alstom Transports Red Cow or Sandyford depot you will maintain vehicles on Dublin’s LUAS tram network to standards of Quality, Cost and Delivery in line with customer expectations.  You will be required to carry out both planned and corrective maintenance work on a rotating shift basis. This opportunity will initially be offered on a fixed term basis.
Key responsibilities of the role : -
vehicles on Dublin’s LUAS Tram network in accordance with specified procedures
Carry out vehicle preparation work  as and when required using on board computerised equipment
Undertake train fault diagnostic work using laptop computers
Report accidents and incidents through the appropriate channels
Continuously improve processes and procedures
Attend regular team briefings and communicate any relevant matters
Coach and develop other Technicians as required
To record on Service Orders all activities and times taken to completed preventative, corrective and downtime tasks
Participate in the reduction of deviations from standard reported, each month
Be part of the emergency call out team
Key skills and requirements for the role include:-
Qualified in a technical discipline – electrical/mechanical
Experience of electronics, hydraulics, pneumatics and mechanics
Experience of working in a rolling stock maintenance environment or similar
Experience of working within a process/production environment
Working knowledge of quality and health and safety standards and systems preferable
IT literate with knowledge of Microsoft software packages
At Alstom Transport, we offer you the opportunity to unleash your potential and reinvent yourself. As a future employee, you will have a unique opportunity to drive our organization forward, while continuing to build your career and contribute to the expanding growth of the global railway industry.  More information about Alstom can be found at:

About the company

As a promoter of sustainable mobility, Alstom develops and markets systems, equipment and services for the transport sector. Alstom offers a complete range of solutions (from high-speed trains to metros, tramways and e-buses), passenger solutions, customised services (maintenance, modernisation), infrastructure, signalling and digital mobility solutions. Alstom is a world leader in integrated transport systems. The company recorded sales of €7.3 billion and booked €10.0 billion of orders in the 2016/17 fiscal year. Headquartered in France, Alstom is present in over 60 countries and employs 32,800 people.

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