Job description


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


We create smart innovations to meet the mobility challenges of now and the future. We design and manufacture a complete range of transportation systems, from high-speed trains to electric buses, autonomous subways, signalling and digital mobility solutions. Joining us means joining a truly global community of 34 500 people dedicated to solving real-world mobility challenges and achieving international projects with sustainable local impact.
Job Title:
Signalling Sytem Technician
Job Location:
Maintenance Line 2 Office- Panamá
In Alstom Panama projects and its various activities, the teams of System & Infra, Rolling Stock and Signalling are focused on the development of its activities to deliver a product with the highest levels of quality and safety, while respecting the established budgets.
From the design development to the demonstration of reliability and availability rates, our commitment is to meet our clients' contractual requirements
The electrical / mechanical operator will depend on the Head of the CBTC workshop and will be responsible for corrective maintenance operations executed on CBTC systems (onboard and fixed) of the company ensuring compliance with the rates and quality of service requirements established.
Specific responsibilities of the role:
Comply with safety regulations.
Responsibility for compliance rates and quality requirements.
Perform the corrective maintenance operations executed on CBTC systems (onboard and fixed) of the company.
Analysis and troubleshooting, including the preparation of research reports, if necessary.
Tracking repeated problems in CBTC systems (onboard and fixed) of the company, proposing lines of research to solve them.
Analysis of the records of the equipment maintenance software, to optimize the maintenance of CBTC systems (onboard and fixed) of the company.
Report the problem to occur in the operation.
Report the results of the maintenance operations carried out online or workshop to keep our computer database updated.
Suggest improvements to the Maintenance Plan.
Suggest improvements in procedures / materials / media to optimize service.
Suggest personal training needs considered adequate for an improvement in the development of their jobs.
Ensure that employees operate in an environment that complies with company Health, Safety and Environmental policies
Support in other project areas.
Desired Skills & Experience:
Availability and operation of energy systems
Claims response time.
Major damage reports.
Customer satisfaction level.
Previous experience
At least 3 years of experience, in operations area.
Base training: Electrical Specialty.
Knowledge and practice with the tools and electronic/electrical implementation of low/medium/high tension.
Knowledge of power electronics.
Knowledge and handling of mechanical tools.
Knowledge of setting up and maintaining cold facilities, weatherization and heat production.
Knowledge of industrial computing.
Supplementary training:
Maintenance and industrial equipment training will be appreciated (especially in the railroad field).
Office software knowledge (windows, Office, …)
Expected professional experience:
Experience in industrial maintenance will be appreciated, especially in the railroad maintenance field and work under medium/high tension.
Technical  Skills
English – basic level.
Computer skills - user level.
SAP or Railsys knowledge is a plus
Leadership capabilities.
Business Vision.
Abilitiy to work in teams.
Intrpersonal skills.
Technical training/experience and/or University degree in Electric or Electronics Engineering.
Knowledge and practice of electronic and electrical tools and instrumentation of low / medium / high voltage.
Knowledge of power electronics.
Knowledge of Installation and Maintenance of cold storage facilities, air conditioning and heat production. Not mandatory
Knowledge of industrial computing. Not mandatory
Additional Training:
Maintenance training and industrial equipment (especially in rail) will be value. Not mandatory
Knowledge of office software (Windows, Office, ...)
We believe that a diverse and inclusive workforce is a lever to running a sustainable and successful business. We are dedicated to creating an inclusive environment where all our employees are encouraged to reach their full potential, and individual differences are valued and respected.

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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