Track Switches Engineer (Electrical)

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Date: 13 Jun 2024

Location: Bangkok, TH

Company: Alstom

At Alstom, we understand transport networks and what moves people. From high-speed trains, metros, monorails, and trams, to turnkey systems, services, infrastructure, signalling and digital mobility, we offer our diverse customers the broadest portfolio in the industry. Every day, 74,000 colleagues lead the way to greener and smarter mobility worldwide, connecting cities as we reduce carbon and replace cars.


Could you be the full-time Track Switches Engineer (Electrical) in Bangkok we’re looking for?

Your future role

Take on a new challenge and apply your engineering expertise in a new cutting-edge field. You’ll work alongside passionate, motivated and dedicated teammates.


You'll responsible for Monorail Switch Electrical design and site electrical installation. Day-to-day, you’ll work closely with teams across the business manage electrical, electronic, electromechanical, and mechanical parts during their complete lifecycle; from research, evaluation, test and creation of Control Panels. and much more.

You’ll specifically take care of draft and prepare electrical layout plans, schematics., but also responsible for PLC module programming and overall functioning of Control Panel.

We’ll look to you for:

  • Analyze, study & review Clients requirements and specification, subcontractor specifications and all other references to be integrated in the review process.
  • Coordinate Control and Electrical Components design for Switch Control Panel with different internal department/subsystem and subcontractors/consultants/clients.
  • Communicate with Suppliers, evaluate different Components and implement the best Cost-To-Performance solutions, having in mind Life Cycle Cost and overall Product Safety.
  • Prepare all required documentation, layouts and schematics; conduct Design reviews (PDR and FDR) for the subsystem.
  • Support site installation and commissioning of the Switch Control Panel.
  • Prepare Test and PICO (Post Installation Checkout) Procedures and produce Test Reports.
  • Respond and create RFI, letters, transmittal and MOM from subcontractor/subsystem/ client.
  • Monitors and supervises assigned project from the beginning to handover.
  • Coordinate within the Wayside Department regarding all concerns, priorities and field modifications.


All about you

We value passion and attitude over experience. That’s why we don’t expect you to have every single skill. Instead, we’ve listed some that we think will help you succeed and grow in this role: 

  • Degree in Electrical Engineering or related studies
  • 5 plus years of experience in a electrical engineering role, preferably with Railway system.
  • Working knowledge of AutoCad and CATIA 
  • PLC programming, Robotics design 
  • Good co-ordination and communication


Things you’ll enjoy

Join us on a life-long transformative journey – the rail industry is here to stay, so you can grow and develop new skills and experiences throughout your career. You’ll also:

  • Enjoy stability, challenges and a long-term career free from boring daily routines
  • Collaborate with transverse teams and helpful colleagues
  • Contribute to innovative projects
  • Utilise our hybrid working environment
  • Steer your career in whatever direction you choose across functions and countries
  • Benefit from our investment in your development, through award-winning learning
  • Benefit from a fair and dynamic reward package that recognises your performance and potential, plus comprehensive and competitive social coverage


You don’t need to be a train enthusiast to thrive with us. We guarantee that when you step onto one of our trains with your friends or family, you’ll be proud. If you’re up for the challenge, we’d love to hear from you!


Important to note

As a global business, we’re an equal-opportunity employer that celebrates diversity across the 70+ countries we operate in. We’re committed to creating an inclusive workplace for everyone.

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