Excavator driver / Excavatorist

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Date: 8 Nov 2023

Location: Brasov, BV, RO

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, more than 80 000 colleagues lead the way to greener and smarter mobility worldwide, connecting cities as we reduce carbon and replace cars.



Job title: Excavator driver / Excavatorist
Based at: Romania - Brasov
Alstom in Romania has been present  for over 20 years employing today over 500 people. Alstom, registered major success in infrastructure, signaling and also services. The long term service agreement for the maintenance of the rolling stock of Metrorex is a major reference and shows the expertise of Alstom in this field. Alstom will continue to grow his business in Romania proposing further services for the local market and export, creating regional hub in Services and Signaling.
The Vintu de Jos - Simeria Project is part of the program of rehabilitation of the line “Vintu de Jos - Simeria” that is part of the European Corridor IV. The purpose of the project is to increase the running speed from 120 km/h to 160 km/h.
The Excavator Driver position, reporting direct to Construction Manager will have the following responsibilities: Drive excavator used in railway rehabilitation project


Specific responsibilities of the role:


Excavator Driver will be:

  • Responsible for handling / use of instructional equipment on site .
  • Support of the installation and construction team if required
  • Responsible for the daily maintenance and inspection of plant before starting the works
  • Report all hazardous situations occurred to the machine and prevent
  • Responsible for masts erection with lifting device
  • Responsible for handling lift operation from dresines
  • Drive plants for works test and commissioning and installing electrifications equipments
  • Responsible for the daily technical condition verification of the machinery and immediate reporting to the hierarchical manager of any found operation problem of the excavator
  • Delivering this workload within the schedule defined by  Site Mater  and Team leader


Qualifications & Experience

  • Medium level education
  • AFER Certification for handling railway vehicles;
  • Validated experience in driving railways vehicle ;
  • Skills for crane and lift operation
  • Authorization for crane and lift operation would be a plus



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 63  countries we operate in. We’re committed to creating an inclusive workplace for everyone.

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