T&C Test Technician

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Date: 4 Jun 2024

Location: Plattsburgh, NY, US

Company: Alstom

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 

Primary Function:  Performs Electrical/Electronic/Mechanical Testing for Single Car and Multi Car Testing

Job Description: 

  • Support train testing of all electrical/electronic/mechanical systems.  Troubleshoot and correct problems as required.
  • Perform continuity, voltage, and current checks on train systems wiring
  • Perform Pneumatic and/or Hydraulic system functional testing
  • Correctly document Test Reports and all associated paperwork
  • Develop Test Procedures and Reports for all Systems based on engineering documentation, customer specifications, Alstom and supplier information
  • Analyze System faults and repetitive issues, provide feedback and implement solutions
  • Interface with Engineering and Vendors alike to resolve issues
  • Support all groups with Test technical expertise and knowledge
  • Test, troubleshoot and correct wiring issues on various train networks such as Ethernet, LAN and CAN Bus
  • Upload software in all systems components


  • Associate Degree in Electrical/Electronic related field preferred; advanced experience and/or Relative associated qualifications/training considered. ie Military
  • Minimum of 1-year relevant experience with increasing responsibilities
  • Must have sound mechanical aptitude
  • Must be a Team Player, able to successfully interact with team members of all departments/groups
  • Must be willing and able to travel and work overtime, odd hours, weekends and various shifts as required
  • Must adhere to all safety requirements
  • Must have a working knowledge and ability to read and understand Electrical and Mechanical schematics and drawings
  • Must have a working knowledge and experience in use of Electronic equipment; Power Supplies, Voltage/Continuity/Current Meters, Data Recorders/Loggers, Gauges, etc
  • Working knowledge and abilities to use Microsoft Excel/Power Point/Word
  • Must pass a written test as necessary

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. 

Nearest Major Market: Plattsburgh

Job Segment: Testing, Network, Technician, Technology

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