Relay Operator - TEMP

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Date: 22-Jan-2023

Location: Warrensburg, MO, US

Company: Alstom


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.   



Role Summary/Purpose

The Relay Operator  is an advanced position that requires proven sustained performance.  This position performs various duties associated with the assembly, adjustment, and functional testing of relay assemblies used within the railroad Industry.


Essential Responsibilities

Performs assembly, adjustment, and functional testing of various relay assemblies

Performs both self-inspection and inspection of team members relays.  Provides guidance and ensures relay assemblies meet engineering specification

Collects and enters data into automated system using a computer

Utilizes hand tools and power drivers to assemble product.  Use of calibrated gauges and sensitive measuring equipment during manufacturing process.  Transports assemblies from one area of shop to another

Use drawings, schematics, and engineering documentation to ensure correct assembly of product

Crimp, cut, strip and solder as required



High School Diploma / GED

Vocational-Technical School or Military Technical training that includes electro-mechanical principles

Ability and willingness to work overtime as required

Ability to reference and understand the required manufacturing documents with minimal assistance.  Proven ability to install and adjust all contact three groups, perform functional test, and sustain 7 relays complete per day with minimal defect or Relay QC qualified

Ability to inspect work using LED backlighting, and magnifying instruments

Ability to sit for long periods while making sensitive relay contact adjustments

Ability to consistently build a min of 7 relays in a 8hr shift upon completence of training.

Desired Characteristics

Basic math skills to include addition, subtraction, multiplication and division

Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Ability to work in a multifunctional team environment

Basic computer skills

Strong precision attention to detail

We believe that a diverse and inclusive workforce is a lever to running a sustainable and successful business. We are dedicated to creating an inclusive environment where all our employees are encouraged to reach their full potential, and individual differences are valued and respected.


Alstom offers competitive salaries, an excellent benefits package, and flexible work options, as well as a uniquely diverse and unified team of professionals.  Our culture supports an environment where employees can continuously learn and gain professional growth through education, exciting projects and career mobility.  Alstom recognizes your achievements and excellent performance through various performance incentive, recognition and reward programs.  Our commitment is to you, the employee. Come work in an environment that is driven by integrity, innovation and visionary thinking.  Make the switch to a new track and join Alstom today! 


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. Alstom is a drug-free workplace.


This contractor and subcontractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin. Moreover, these regulations require that covered prime contractors and subcontractors take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.


Accommodations for Applicants with Disabilities

Alstom provides reasonable accommodations and/or assistance to applicants with disabilities and disabled veterans (including but not limited to other protected veterans and individuals with known physical and mental limitations).  If you need a reasonable accommodation/assistance for any part of the application and/or hiring process, please contact Alstom’s Recruiting Department at (please use“Accommodation Request” as the subject line).