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Location: Newton, Massachusetts, United States
Job ID: R0005676
Date Posted: Dec 16, 2021
Segment: Mobility
Business Unit: Hitachi Rail
Company Name: Hitachi Rail STS USA, Inc.
Profession (Job Category): Engineering & Science
Job Type (Experience Level): Entry Level
Job Schedule: Full time
Remote: No

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HITACHI RAIL is looking for an enthusiastic self-motivated ATC/PTC Maintenance Technician (On-Board/Wayside) who thrives in a fast-paced environment. The successful candidate is comfortable performing a wide range of tasks from administrative to strategic. The position is based in Boston, MA.


  • Perform routine preventive and corrective maintenance, inspection, adjustments, testing, cleaning, lubrication and proper maintenance on assigned ATC/ PTC equipment in accordance with manufacturers’ maintenance manuals and instructions
  • Observes ATC/ PTC system components and devices in operation to detect potential failures and locates causes of malfunction
  • Responds to ATC & PTC malfunctions completing repairs as assigned. Uses electronic test equipment and other specialized tools as required
  • Completes assigned operational, equipment failure, safety and other reports as required
  • Ensures compliance with Safety Rules, Operating Rule Book and first-aid procedures
  • Role requires flexibility including shift rotation, weekends and holidays work typical of major infrastructure projects and operating transit systems.
  • Perform additional job duties as assigned
  • Ability to self-motivate and delegate tasks as needed.

Required Skills/ Knowledge:

  • 3+ years’ experience with preventive and corrective maintenance of ATC equipment, tools and test equipment or equivalent work experience and education

Desired Skills/ Knowledge:

  • Knowledge of the ATC/PTC System on-board for Passenger Trains
  • Ability to use and interpret schematics, wiring diagrams, software operations manuals, manufacturers' maintenance instructions, etc. and to comprehend the operations and maintenance of ATC system.

Education: Bachelor’s Degree, Associate Degree, or High school in technical area or Equivalent Technical background

Languages: English Proficiency


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