Shift Production Manager

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Date: 08-Mar-2023

Location: East Ham, LND, GB

Company: Alstom

Req ID:404703 

Leading societies to a low carbon future, Alstom develops and markets mobility solutions that provide the sustainable foundations for the future of transportation. Our product portfolio ranges from high-speed trains, metros, monorail, and trams to integrated systems, customised services, infrastructure, signalling and digital mobility solutions. Joining us means joining a caring, responsible, and innovative company where more than 70,000 people lead the way to greener and smarter mobility, worldwide

We are looking for a Shift Production Manager at East Ham, London, United Kingdom.


Purpose of the role

You will be required to work closely with the Depot Management team and Customer, to ensure the safe and effective delivery of the Electrostar Class 357 and Aventra Class 720 fleet at East Ham depot





  • Manage the production team, supporting delivery and completion of planned/unplanned maintenance and component exchange programs
  • Providing technical and planning support to the operator
  • Identify and implement maintenance optimisation opportunities
  • Define and lead maintenance staff training requirements and training program
  • Identify tooling/equipment requirements for all maintenance activities
  • Conduct and record regular PGIs, IPCs and Safety Conversations to ensure compliance with Local and Alstom Processes




  • Strong project management, leadership and communications skills
  • HNC (or equivalent experience) in Electrical / Mechanical Engineering
  • Technical Knowledge of Electrostar/Aventra platforms desirable
  • IT skills including Excel and Sharepoint
  • Experience of working in a similar pressured and fast-paced, 24/7 environment
  • Good understanding of English language (written and verbal)
  • Experience of managing a team and being accountable for all people management activities including absence management, appraisals, discipline and grievances
  • Experience of leading, coaching and & motivating a team to achieve individual & departmental development
  • Experience of train maintenance (hands on, supervision/management) is beneficial
  • English- fluent


Alstom is the leading company in the mobility sector, solving the most interesting challenges for tomorrow’s mobility. That’s why we value inquisitive and innovative people who are passionate about working together to reinvent mobility, making it smarter and more sustainable. Day after day, we are building an agile, inclusive and responsible culture, where a diverse group of people are offered opportunities to learn, grow and advance in their careers, with options across functions and geographic locations. Are you ready to join a truly international community of great people on a challenging journey with a tangible impact and purpose?  


Equal opportunity statement:
Alstom is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating an inclusive working environment where all our employees are encouraged to reach their full potential, and individual differences are valued and respected.  All qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by local law. 


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