Project Installation Supervisor

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Date: 20-May-2023

Location: Toronto, ON, CA

Company: Alstom

Req ID:383443 

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


Imagine playing a central role in reducing the carbon footprint of Canada's busiest public transit system and doing so with a consistently ranked Top Employer with a global reach. As part of the ONxpress consortium, Alstom is proudly working to transform the collective mobility of the Greater Toronto and Hamilton areas (GTHA) through the On-Corridor Works project, and we are hiring for hundreds of roles. The GO Expansion scope :  new electric locomotives, fleet upgrades, train control systems, network electrification, signalling, telecommunications and digital systems, maintenance, and much more.



  • Plan and execute Signaling Onboard/Carborne Installation in close cooperation with the Project Field Ops Manager, the Installation Engineering and Site contractors.
  • Possess accountability at Project level, from a Quality, Cost, Delivery and Performance Points of view for the scope. 
  • Ensure the application of Environment, Health and Safety policies, local regulations, and professional standard.



  • Prepare installation work and confirm readiness of installation execution (Readiness checklist)
  • Train and support the Installation Workers and Sub-contractors on the working fronts under his/her responsibility, clarifying doubts and task priorities
  • Supervise execution of Installation – onboard/carborne-, independently if performed by Alstom workers, Sub-contractors, or Customer / Partner / Third Party
  • Ensure compliance of Installation activities with D&IS Installation and FO Process
  • Carborne-Apply the Work Method Statement (WMS) / Installation procedures according design documentation, report on any deviation found or needed.
  • Make sure the EHS requirements and special processes are clearly included in the WMS
  • Report to the Project Installation Manager/Site Ops Manager /Project Field Ops Manager the field activities progress and any issue or founding in the execution, including non-conformities to communicate to Quality team
  • Ensure the activities are carried out as per schedule, within the productivity required, in line with the quality standards
  • Ensure and support the Handover process to Test &Commissioning team / Customer
  • Continuous improvement:
  • Contribute to best practices definition and Return of Experience within the Product Line
  • Ensure the strictly application of EHS rules by the installation workers (including Sub-contractors)


Educational/Experience Requirements

  • Engineering degree level or equivalent education with 10 years of Railway Signaling Industry experience
  • 3-5y experience in Railway Signaling Onboard/Carbone
  • Certification on Railway Safety desirable
  • Excellent interpersonal and negotiation skills
  • Quality focused, rigorous, team player
  • Decision-making and problem-solving ability


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. 


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