Rollingstock Retrofit Technician

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Date: 08-Dec-2021

Location: Rouse Hill, Australia

Company: Alstom

Req ID:175661 

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 70000 people dedicated to solving real-world mobility challenges and achieving international projects with sustainable local impact.   

Exciting opportunity for an ambitious and experienced Technician to join our Rolling Stock- team in Rouse Hill. 


As a Retrofit Technician for Rolling stock retrofits, we require you to:

  • Hold an engineering degree or diploma in Mechanical engineering field
  • You should have more than 2 years of overall Rolling stock experience
  • Be able to read and understand system schemes: mechanical assembly, electrical & electronics, pneumatic…
  • Be able to use Basic Office software
  • Have strong communication skills and experience for communicating with internal stakeholders and customer and partners
  • Fast learning skills
  • Ideally, have retrofit, trains testing and commissioning experience
  • Ideally, have experience on UTO trains


As Retrofit Technician, your main job activities will be:



  • 100% comply with ALSTOM safety rules with zero deviation, fully aware of and understand ALSTOM AZDP and implement it to daily activities
  • Work at customer site, 100% comply with site safety rules


Retrofit activities

  • Implement retrofit and rectifications as planned  to trains when it’s required
  • Focus on quality
  • Assists with development and definition of retrofit/repair requirements and plans.
  • Supports the integration of data from configuration management sources.
  • Creates basic retrofit/repair
  • Participates in product reviews, tests and validation of retrofit/repair installations to ensure compliance with customer requirements and regulatory standards.
  • Works under general supervision.
  • Complete ability to read, understanding and interpret engineering technical information.
  • Contributes to the completion of specific programs and projects.


Train driving and shunting

  • Train driving and shunting during retrofit testing.



  • Write daily report with team for all the activities performed in the shift
  • Report and feedback all the activates to reporting managers timely and accurately


Flexible work

  • Be able to work flexible shifts, Day shift & Night shift & Weekend when it’s required

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. We are an equal opportunity employer and strongly encourage women, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander, people with disability and other minority groups to apply. 

We recognise that embracing flexibility & inclusivity is the smarter way of working. Please speak with us about your individual needs or if any workplace adjustments are required. If you require any adjustments to the recruitment process, please email: hr.accessibility@alstomgoup.com

Please note that due to current public health orders and contractual requirements with our customers, an inherent requirement of this role requires the successful applicant to be vaccinated against COVID-19 and to maintain their vaccination status in respect of COVID-19, in the event that further COVID-19 vaccinations are required.  

As part of the application process, the applicant must provide appropriate evidence of their vaccination status (eg. whether they have received both doses or have received one dose and are booked in to receive their second dose).  


If the applicant is unable to be vaccinated due medical reasons, a medical contraindication certificate will need to be provided as part of the application process.  If the applicant is unable to be vaccinated for other reason(s), please provide those reason(s) in the application for our consideration.  

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