Maintenance Technician

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Date: 02-Mar-2023

Location: Newark, NJ, 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 Newark.

Perform preventative and corrective maintenance on the AirTrain, the guideway and station doors.  Operations & Maintenance is performed 24 hours a day 7 days per week 365 days per year.


Main Task: 

  • Inspect vehicles and related equipment to detect failed or improperly operating equipment.  Perform electrical, mechanical, hydraulic, and pneumatic systems inspection following established procedures or other written and or verbal instructions.
  • Perform preventative and corrective maintenance and/or replace defective parts or equipment utilizing manuals, drawings, specs, and other written or verbal instructions.
  • Prepare reports or daily logs as required.  Participate in training programs.  Perform housekeeping and administrative duties.  Maintain tools, equipment and work areas in a clean and orderly manner.  Observe all safety practices and procedures.


Knowledge and Experience: 

  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • Technical school preferred
  • 2+ years experience in maintenance shop
  • Basic electric theory, knowledge of mechanical operations and equipment
  • Use of wide vaiety of hand tools and simple electronic equipment


Scheduling Information: 



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: Newark
Nearest Secondary Market: New York City

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