Power Technician

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Date: 26-Feb-2023

Location: Jamaica, NY, US

Company: Alstom

We create smart innovations to meet the mobility challenges of today and tomorrow. We design and manufacture a complete range of transportation systems, from high-speed trains to electric buses and driverless trains, as well as infrastructure, signaling and digital mobility solutions. Joining us means joining a truly global community of more than 75,000 people dedicated to solving real-world mobility challenges and achieving international projects with sustainable local impact.


Join us as Alstom, and you’ll be looking at a career-defining role based in New York.

The Power Technician is responsible for operation, maintenance and repair of electrical systems and associated equipment, i.e., power systems, propulsion substations, building & station power systems, un-interruptible power supplies & associated cabling.


Day to Day Task: 


  • Perform preventative & corrective maintenance on electrical systems and associated equipment.  Inspect completed work to ensure quality requirements are met. 25%
  • Perform in-depth troubleshooting & repair of faults in electrical systems using test equipment.  Inspect completed work to ensure quality requirements are met. 25%
  • Interpret maintenance manuals, electrical schematics & drawings & prepare drawings/schematics to communicate with others in performance of work. 15%
  • Completes work tasks according to industry standards and using approved work procedures, accounts for all time & materials in MAXIMO used to complete maintenance tasks and sign off your work as being completed according to maintenance plan and quality standards. 25%
  • Adhere to all company policies, procedures and safety rules and perform other related duties as required and assigned. 10%



  • Education required:  Graduation from High School or equivalent.  Specialized technical training in either Electrical, Mechanical or Electronics to the technician level from a recognized institution.
  • Technical skills/knowledge (if required):  Intermediate Computer Skills in Microsoft Office Applications & Windows Operating System.
  • Language ability :  Ability to speak and write in English. 

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those under consideration will be contacted.


An agile, inclusive and responsible culture is the foundation of our company where diverse people are offered excellent opportunities to grow, learn and advance in their careers. We are committed to encouraging our employees to reach their full potential, while valuing and respecting them as individuals.


Alstom is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, age, disability status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, National, or Local Laws.


Effective 29 January 2021, Alstom completed the acquisition of Bombardier Transportation. This is a Bombardier Transportation Legal Entity Position - positions at Bombardier Transportation companies are all members of the Alstom Group.


Nearest Major Market: Queens
Nearest Secondary Market: New York City

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