Field Service Engineer (Vehicles)

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Date: 1 Oct 2023

Location: Los Angeles, CA, US

Company: Alstom

Req ID:425389 

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


Initial job responsibilities will be assisting/learning with the T&C Field Services Engineer (DBJV) to support the LAX APM Automated People Mover Fleet. This includes, but is not limited to acceptance, testing and commissioning, supporting vehicle maintenance (corrective and preventive) up to PSA. After PSA the FSE (Vehicles) will be responsible for leading preventive maintenance activities, troubleshooting and continuous monitoring of vehicle health.



The FSE (Vehicles) is responsible for any technical activity on LAX APM fleet from PSA and during O&M. The FSE will diagnose cause of malfunctions/failures of operational equipment and recommends preventive and corrective actions. The FSE will define and revise, as necessary, troubleshooting methodology as well as provide technical guidance. They will provide ongoing feedback on technical documentation deficiencies, ensure completeness and quality of input to Failure Management databases such as MMIS. Driving and supporting containment solutions to avoid reoccurrences of maintenance failures will be a key factor in the position’s success. Additionally, the FSE (vehicles) will apply EHS requirements on site with the support of the Safety & Security Department.


Organization Structure:

LINXS Operators


Reports Directly to:

OMJV General Manager


Accountabilities & Authorities:

· Achievement of contractual reliability targets

· Achievement of availability targets

· Contribute to containment and solution issues on time.

· Completeness and Quality of failure/event diagnosis/data and relevant documentation

· Reliability improvement after PSA and throughout the O&M contract period.

· Achievement of configuration updates.

· Audit results (internal and external).

· Compliance with EHS rules and work-related processes.

· Compliance with any applicable State Safety Oversight requirements.


Education Requirements


· Graduate of technical school, studying in electrical or mechanical engineering, or a 4 year degree in relatable studies.


· 3 years of technical experience, either mechanical or electrical engineering.

· Railway safety.

· EHS knowledge/exposure.

· Product knowledge (Innovia 300 APM).

· Data analytics.

· General railroad knowledge.

· Field experience.

· Problem solving skills.

· Quality control audits.

· Customer service.

· Joint Venture knowledge.


Salary Range:

  • $82,000 - $125,000

Alstom is a global company where our people vision and values embrace Diversity and Inclusion (D&I). Wherever we operate and across all our businesses, we want to create an inclusive culture in which diversity is welcomed and appreciated. By bringing together people from diverse backgrounds and giving everyone the opportunity to contribute with their knowledge, skills, experiences and perspectives, we also generate value for Alstom and its stakeholders.


Employment at Alstom is based solely on a person's merit and qualifications directly related to professional competence. Alstom does not discriminate against any employee or applicant because of race, creed, colour, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, national origin, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, pregnancy or related condition (including breastfeeding), or any other basis protected by law.


It is Alstom's policy to comply with all applicable national, state and local laws pertaining to non-discrimination and equal opportunity. The Company's Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) policy, as well as its affirmative action obligations, includes the full and complete support of the Company. Because it's just the right thing to do. We hope you think so, too.




Job Type:​Experienced​

Nearest Major Market: Los Angeles