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Maintenance Engineer Track Work RMP

Riad, Saudi Arabia

English (UK)

Job Description

The Mission:

The Maintenance Engineer Track Work / 3rd Rail is responsible for the team leadership within the maintenance section for the overall maintenance of Depot and Mainline Track (Track Maintenance / 3rd Rail Maintenance.


Reporting to the Section Manager the Position holder will Manage and supervise the shift leaders, engineers, technician and workers, who are employed within the maintenance section as well as any temporary personnel within this section.


What are my responsibilities?

  • Responsibility for the technically correct condition and the timely availability of all components, which form part of the maintenance section
  • Planning and overall scheduling of routine Track Maintenance for day and night shifts.
  • Ensuring the correct resources are available for the scheduled work
  • Ensure maintenance and repair activities of track components are carried out to the work order schedule in CMMS and in accordance with maintenance manuals
  • Responding to unplanned or emergency repair works
  • Responsible for tracking and maintaining adequate stock levels for spare parts and tool availability and calibration
  • Deliver in-house training courses for subordinates with regards to trackwork, tools, equipment and machinery
  • Develop and update Standard Operating Procedures and maintenance manuals.
  • Co-ordinate work with other maintenance disciplines e.g. Signaling, Rail Electrification
  • Reviews and participates in the recruitment process for staff within their section
  • Deputise for section manager in their absence
  • Networking between the various maintenance and operation departments to manage scheduled maintenance tasks
  • Conducting internal meetings within the maintenance section and Co-ordination of the interfaces between the  others maintenance section
  • Responsibility for appropriate actions in the event of incidents within the maintenance section
  • Optimization of maintenance tasks as result of ongoing analysis
  • Checking of inspection results and deciding on appropriate actions
  • Analyzing of the maintenance history for the related equipment and facilities
  • Responsible for the reporting system to ensure the availability of sufficient and suitable spare parts for his area of supervision
  • Responsible for availability of suitable manpower, adequate tools and materials in events of incidents
  • Responsibility for the budget of materials, spare parts and personnel used by his services
  • Responsible for safety of work for his subordinates and used equipment /tools

What do I need to qualify for this job?

  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil or Mechanical Engineering or relevant experience.
  • Has five years of experience in track installation or maintenance within metro systems.

  • Has experience in working with slab (ballastless) track forms

  • Working knowledge in Computer and MS-Office skills Conversant with Computer Maintenance Management System (CMMS, IBM MAXIMO)

  • Tools including specialist track tools, equipment used for repairs and maintenance within the track environment

  • Experience with inspection and adjustment of turnouts

  • First experience in a managerial / supervision role

  • Experience with maintaining 3rd rail systems

  • Very good command of both the spoken and written English language

  • Personal computer and general office software Tools including of special tools, equipment and machines commonly used in the relevant system

  • Has experience of managing maintenance teams

  • Very good understanding of analytical and investigative principles and procedures

What else do I need to know?

Siemens is dedicated to quality, equality, and valuing diversity, and we welcome applications that reflect the diversity of the communities within which we work. People with disabilities will be preferred in case of equal qualification. Please find more information at

How do I apply?

We are looking forward to receiving your on-line application. Please note: only complete application documents, including diplomas, certificates of employment or letter of recommendation respectively can be considered in the selection process.  




Job ID: 107920

Organization: Mobility

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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