Technical Advisor

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Date: 15-Jan-2022

Location: Montreal, QC, Canada

Company: Alstom

Req ID:174091 

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, signalling 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 Technical Advisor - Electrical, and you’ll be looking at a career-defining role based in Montreal (QC), CA.


Develop training and train employees with maintenance staff to increase their ability to find the causes of problems and repair equipment. Provide technical expertise for diagnosis related to electrical and mechanical problems of locomotives and cars. Assess the technical skills of maintenance personnel. Must be willing to work outdoors in all weather conditions, as well as within time slots that may correspond to the different shifts applicable to maintenance personnel, even on weekends, from time to time.




  • Provide advice, guidance, and training to maintenance personnel on the execution of the maintenance master program.
  • Investigate systems or parts with problems to determine the cause of the poor performance.
  • Collaborates with staff and the customer on technical objects.
  • Support the Quality Assurance Group with technical audits.
  • Assist in the development, modification, and testing of equipment.
  • Proposal to improve equipment, practices, and maintenance program.
  • Assess the technical skills of maintenance personnel.
  • Assist supervisors in the management and discipline of maintenance personnel




  • College diploma or equivalent
  • 5 -10 years of experience required
  • Must understand technical procedures and drawings.
  • Must have extensive electrical experience at the railway level.


  • French. English is an asset


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.

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