Production Engineer

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Date: 21-May-2022

Location: Vasteras, Sweden

Company: Alstom

Req ID:152321 

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.  


If you’re ambitious, driven and team-spirited, this is your opportunity to build a career as a Production Engineer based at our site in Vasteras, Sweden



  • As a Production Engineer within the Alstom Locomotive Production Engineering department, the candidate will be responsible for the Engineering Mechanical activities inside the department. He/She has to be a focal point for all Engineering Mechanical topics where Production Engineering is involved. This means to be able to lead the internal/external mechanical engineering activities and to work in strictly contact with other functions like Production, Quality, Procurement and Producti introduction.
  • The main task of the production engineer is to provide support to production to ensure that the production staff can carry out the work in an efficient and safe way with the right quality.



  • Actively participate in and drive continuous improvements and streamline production within their area of ​​responsibility
  • Keep updated on changes in instructions and regulations, Trainmate, GTB etc.
  • Actively contact and collaborate with other competencies and support functions as well as other divisions to achieve set goals
  • Ensure that the company's goals are met within the company's own work area: work environment, environment, quality, and road safety
  • Prepare, for the project, the necessary documentation for the installation
  • Together with production managers, create activity list for assembly
  • Create work orders for the project's basic scope in appropriate systems
  • Develop the necessary production tools and production aids
  • Develop layout proposals together with production
  • Support production planning
  • Produce the necessary documentation
  • Participate in vehicle inspection / inspection
  • Prepare measures of inspection points in required systems
  • Compile materials and estimated hours for project managers to offer additional work
  • Review drawings from a production perspective
  • Provide feedback on design solutions to ensure that they are production-friendly
  • Give views on how the drawing structure is created
  • Participate in vehicle inspections
  • BOM list (depending on tenders, this responsibility lies on either methods or engineering)
  • Together with other functions, estimate hours and lead times



  • 4 years of professional experience, better if in railways business
  • Mechanical Engineering Bachelor Degree
  • Good written and spoken English is essential for this interesting position
  • Excellent mechanical skills
  • Knowledge of welding technology
  • Good communication and coordination
  • Target oriented behavior
  • Problem solving skills
  • Willing to take over responsibility
  • Strongly motivation to work in an international organization



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.   


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