Signaling Project Installation Engineer

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Date: 14 Jul 2024

Location: Toronto, ON, CA

Company: Alstom

Req ID:446283 

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.



  • Installation Engineering/design.
    • Delivers engineering studies (Bill of Installation Materials / Quantities, Method Statements, Installation Materials Specification Requirements, Installation drawings and configuration)
    • Assess monthly the Prime’s progress and generates internal reporting : Action plan progress, report, review, and progress.
    • Delivers Installation Engineering activities as per Alstom System requirements. 
    • Create & reviews and signs off all installation design including Installation Method statement, drawings, and manages site copies of drawing with Red & Yellow / Mark-ups, reviews, and analyses subcontractor daily/weekly installation report. Manage of Punch list and regular follow-ups to close them. Ensures that “as built” drawings are in place before revenue service, including “as installed” configuration.
    • Create & Reviews of Installation BOQ and updates as per project requirements. Supervising first article inspections and getting approvals from end user. Generates Traceability to installation requirements.
    • Lists Installation tools and organizes regular inspections (calibration dates, notice to use, etc. )
    • Decides start of work as per 4M Checklist for starting Installation Engineering activities. 
    • Makes REX of Project installation activities and report on action.
    • Proficiency in using BIM/AutoCAD / Microstation to create/modify 2d drawings an asset
    • Attention to detail – to understand mechanical and electrical drawings for installation
    • Familiarity of both mechanical and electrical basic tools for testing and verification tests of installation.
    • Good communication skills and familiarity of working in a unionized environment.
    • Proficiency in computer office applications such as MS Word, Excel, Outlook.
    • Able to work in the office and field under seasonal environmental conditions (fit for duty).
    • Able to work under the safety rules  outlined by site, company, and industry.
    • Occasional international travel may be required.



  • Engineer Degree level or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Certified in Autocad and/or other Design tools desirable
  • P.Eng certification or in progress



  • Experience in railway site management
  • Strong knowledge of Railway products and service knowledge on different market segments (Urban, Mainline, Freight and Product)
  • 10+ years production experience in design, drafting or engineering
  • Environmental, Health and Safety background desired
  • Experience of management by Quality, Cost and Delivery objectives desired
  • Excellent interpersonal and negotiation skills
  • Quality focused, team player


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. 


 Job Type:​Experienced



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