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Guideway and 3rd Rail Technician

Location: Riyadh, Ar Riyāḍ, Saudi Arabia
Job ID: R0035512
Date Posted: Nov 28, 2023
Segment: Green Energy & Mobility
Business Unit: Hitachi Rail
Profession (Job Category): Other
Job Type (Experience Level): Entry Level
Job Schedule: Full time
Remote: No

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  • Carry out all level of preventive and corrective maintenance activities in accordance with approved Maintenance Plans and following implemented safety rules and processes.
  • Ensure all maintenance activity completed is logged appropriately on the Maintenance Management System.
  • Carry out routine inspections, unscheduled maintenance, inspecting parts for surface defects, changing of consumable items, perform minor repairs and technical cleaning of all the third rail & track systems.
  • Follow the appropriate and approved maintenance procedures and instructions to ensure compliance with the requirements and safe system of work.
  • Be aware of surroundings and report any maintenance issues that have not already been identified.
  • Collaborate with colleagues in Operations departments effectively
  • Assist the Supervisor and other technical support staff to implement asset configuration change.
  • Ensure that appropriate, certified tools and equipment are used in all works, including inspections.
  • Ensure the maintenance tools are calibrated and in date where required and in good condition prior to use
  • Perform shift and emergency duties as and when required
  • Produce and maintain accurate maintenance records of third rail & track, tools,       and work accomplished and other information using a computerized maintenance management system ( CMMS)
  • Drive automotive equipment to work sites as and when required.
  • Perform and carry out duties as instructed/ directed by the Team Leader and or Supervisor

Safety Critical Responsibilities

  • Perform roles necessary for the management of the safe system of work, including meeting tight maintenance schedules.
  • Implement and follow Permit to Work process.
  • Operating points (locally).
  • Communicating with Signalers and Line Controllers.
  • Communicating with electrical control operators.
  • Communicating with persons responsible for a Track Possession, Worksite or movements of rail vehicles within a Possession.
  • Safety critical communications by others.
  • Protecting a rail vehicle stopped by an accident, failure, obstruction or other exceptional incident.
  • Controlling the movement of a rail vehicle.
  • Working as a Pilotman during single line working or emergencies.
  • Checking that goods are properly and safely loaded.
  • Installing track, components or structures supporting the permanent way.
  • Maintaining track, components or structures supporting the permanent way.
  • Installing and commissioning new infrastructure.
  • Inspecting track.
  • Checking the settings and calibrations on an OTM prior to use on the running line.
  • Operating an OTM that alters the track profile.
  • Operating a vehicle on the permanent way to carry out maintenance on the permanent way or supporting structures, including the use of rail, road/rail, road wheeled or tracked vehicles.
  • Protecting people working on or near the track
  • Protecting people in possessions.

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