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Electrical Engineer

Company: Keolis North America
Location: Somerville
Posted on: May 24, 2023

Job Description:

Knowledge and Experience:

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering preferred (equivalent experience will be considered).
  • Electrical experience in a rail, transit, transportation or comparable field.
  • Electrical/technical knowledge of MBTA rolling stock equipment.
  • Familiar with APTA, AAR and CFR 49 parts 218, 229, 238.
  • Experience working in a unionized environment. Skills:
    • Strong verbal and writing skills to successfully communicate with all levels of the organization, including shop maintenance personnel, stores and procurement personnel, managers, clients and suppliers/venders.
    • Strong working knowledge of MS Office Suite and AutoCAD software.
    • Exceptional planning, organization and time management skills.
    • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision and make decisions for optimal results.
    • Ability to coordinate a variety of tasks and assignments.
    • Ability to troubleshoot complex electrical and control systems.
    • Experience working with electrical, mechanical and pneumatic schematics.
    • Experience with Asset Management Systems, such as Trapeze EAM. Key Accountabilities:
      • Leads investigations to troubleshoot, repair and document issues reported on the rolling stock fleet.
      • Oversees rebuild and modification projects as required.
      • Creates and reviews Engineering Change documents for electrical related equipment modifications.
      • Provides written documentation/reports as requested or required per MBTA contract.
      • Assists with hands-on training and mentoring as necessary.
      • Performs periodic maintenance audits to review processes, tooling and adherence to specified processes.
      • Develops force account (supplemental) work projects, utilizing electrical expertise to modify and improve rolling stock equipment.
      • Implements and monitors operational practices to ensure equipment reliability and quality while ensuring a safe and productive workplace.
      • Complies with and ensures staff compliance with all safety rules and procedures and reports all hazards as required.
      • Attends project and warranty meetings as needed to ensure that project/fleet managers are aware of issues to support new fleet and rebuild projects.
      • Supports the operation during periods of extreme weather.
      • Completes other duties as assigned. Additional Statements: Drug and alcohol screening: Employment contingent upon passing pre-employment drug and alcohol screen. Also, contingent upon receiving a favorable background check. Must pass a physical examination. Safety commitment: Safety is a way of life at Keolis. By placing safety first, we ensure the wellbeing of our employees, customers, and communities. Together we can become the most successful transportation company in the world. Environmental commitment: Keolis is committed to protecting the environment by minimizing the impact of operations to our people and the communities in which we operate. EEO statement: Our policy is to afford Equal Employment Opportunity to qualified individuals regardless of their race, color, sex, religion, age, creed, marital status, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, or gender identification. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing. Disclaimer and closing statement: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by employees assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of employees assigned to this job. Keolis is committed to offering our employees competitive compensation and benefits, opportunities for development and growth throughout an exciting and rewarding career, and the safest work environment possible. #INDHP #CB

Keywords: Keolis North America, Somerville , Electrical Engineer, Professions , Somerville, Massachusetts

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