Signalling & Communication and Infrastructure Instructor

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Date: 17-Nov-2022

Location: Toronto, ON, CA

Company: Alstom

Req ID:365345 

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 75 000 people dedicated to solving real-world mobility challenges and achieving international projects with sustainable local impact.  


Join us as an S&C and Infrastructure Instructor, and you’ll be looking at a career-defining role based in Toronto, Ontario.


Under the direction of the Site General Manager with a dotted line training Manager, this position will develop technician skills in troubleshooting, corrective maintenance, and preventive maintenance tasks on Signals & Communications and Infrastructure. The purpose of the position is to deliver these skills to new staff and refresh existing staff with the skills required to maintain the various S&C and infrastructure systems equipment, and LRV systems and equipment. In addition, develop and deliver coaching plans for specific defects and failure trends. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 4 years of work experience in an LRT transit environment and has worked in various aspects of Signal & Communication. 


Your responsibilities will include:


  • Provide on-the-job training (OJT) to technicians in all aspects of the job.
  • Conducts formal classroom instruction.
  • Support and implement training sessions to improve skills, knowledge, and competencies of technicians. Recommend changes to training programs providing options for improvement and updating documentation.
  • Monitors equipment failures or unsafe conditions and reviews those failures and unsafe conditions against the Maintenance Instructions to determine if there is a skill improvement required. Works closely with the Methods & QA Specialist to aid in skill development of employees.
  • Monitor new hire progression during their probationary period.


Key requirements:


  • Education required: Technical College / Institute, with training in electrical and/or mechanical engineering technologies, Millwright license would be considered an asset
  • The number of years of experience required is four (4) years.
  • Technical skills/knowledge: Maximo, Microsoft Office Word, Excel, Publisher.
  • Excellent command of English writing and speaking skills required, technical writing skills.


All new hires will be required to show proof of their vaccination status. 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.

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