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Location: Honolulu, Hawaii, United States
Job ID: 50021747.18HRSTS
Date Posted: Jun 16, 2020
Segment: Mobility
Business Unit: Hitachi Rail
Company Name: Hitachi Rail STS
Profession (Job Category): Repair & Maintenance
Job Type (Experience Level): Experienced
Job Schedule: Full-time

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Job description
Hitachi Rail Honolulu JV (HRH) is looking for an enthusiastic self-motivated Rail Program Engineer (Operations & Maintenance Engineer) to work on our Honolulu Rail Project. As the successful candidate your ideas for continuous improvement and creativity are welcome. The position is based in Honolulu, HI.

Who We Are:
HRH is a Hawaii-based Joint Venture, which was awarded the Design-Build-Operate-Maintain (DBOM) contract for the Honolulu Rail Transit Project (Project), the first Driverless Rail Transit System in the USA. HRH has assembled a team of experienced professionals in order to deliver a world-class rail transit system capable of delivering highly comfortable, reliable, safe and cost-effective transportation.

HRH believes that our key values consisting of customer focus, innovation and excellence, people, team spirit, and integrity will guide our actions and make our companies competitive and effective.

Design of Operation and Maintenance project activities in accordance with contractual requirements and handover of the system to the Operator (being part of the Project Team since the beginning of the project to the O&M Mobilization).

  • Performs wide range of project, program and policy development duties, including conducting detailed issue and data analyses, framing recommendations and options for manager's consideration, developing detailed project and program plans, leading project and program implementation efforts and assessing impacts and results
  • Customization of Guidelines for operations and maintenance documentation on the basis of specific projects
  • Analyze field data in order to define, for each piece of equipment, the maintenance needs and the correct failure rate. Prepares field analysis reports to share with Safety, Maintenance, and Engineering departments
  • Coordinate design reviews for operations and maintenance documentation, policies, programs, and procedures and participate in the internal design reviews, including documentation of minutes and actions item recording, processing and status tracking
  • Preparation, review and creation of O&M Plans such as:
    • Operational Plans
    • O&M Guidelines, Rules & Procedures
    • Maintenance Plans
    • Training Plans
    • Spare Parts and Special Tools list
    • Manuals delivered by the subcontractors
  • Assists with the identification, assessment and creation of appropriate training and resources to improve and develop the project's performance, especially in the areas operations and maintenance practices
  • Assists with the development and monitoring of corrective actions plans from internal and external departments and conducts detailed statistical analyses and audits on O&M processes
  • Manages and coordinates audit issues for the project and coordinates Emergency Preparedness planning activities such as Contingency Planning and other project programs that affect safety, security and operational efficiency within the project
  • Assist in the development, implementation and oversight of project policies, procedures and policy instructions, regulations, goals, long and short-range strategies, and outreach initiatives
Required Skills/ Knowledge:
  • Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Business or a related field
  • Minimum of two (2) years of progressively responsible experience in a large-scale organization is required. Experience working in or with public or private sector transportation and/or transit organizations(s), with emphasis in a least one of the following areas
    • Administrative
    • Operations
    • Maintenance or
    • Management process experience
  • Demonstrated experience in development and review of business critical process and operations documentation
  • Excellent writing, reading comprehension, and verbal skills
Desired Skills/ Knowledge:
  • A transit individual well versed in operational and maintenance needs of a rail line. Thorough understanding of maintenance of way, facilities, systems and operational department needs
  • Driverless Operations experience
  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Business or a related field
HRH employees enjoy a comprehensive benefits package including Competitive Pay, Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance, Short & Long Term Disability, Life & Accident Insurance, Flexible Spending Accounts, Savings Plan, and Paid Vacation. We also offer a number of Work/Life Programs such as Flextime and a variety of Training and Development opportunities.
It is our commitment at Hitachi Rail STS USA Inc. to create a diverse environment and we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.
We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those under consideration will be contacted. Join us at www.Hitachi .

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