Junior Field Service Engineer

Job Description

Field Service Engineer- Entry Level

Position Overview


Our  Field Service Engineer- Entry Level will start in an experienced team and exciting environment on next generation diesel or electrical locomotives, coaches or even full train consists. Our vehicles are connecting cities all over North America. The Field Service group is working close together with our customers, all Siemens Mobility Departments worldwide and our Field Service Teams on Site. The main goal of the Field Service Engineer is to work with our complete Siemens team to engineer to achieve high customer satisfaction and a reliable product.

You will start in one of our Field Service Locations to learn and understand the equipment and our customers and grow into a successful Senior Field Service or Commissioning Engineer.




  • Develop an expert role in Field Service or Commissioning of Siemens Electric and Diesel Locomotives and passenger coach cars.
  • Perform, with use of mechanical drawings, schematics and location circuit plans, electrical and mechanical repairs of various components.
  • Diagnose electrical malfunctions in locomotive control circuits and components, assess the nature of problems, and identify corrective action needed. 
  • Collaborate with Siemens Engineering to drive improvements 
  • Provide technical expertise to field service teams.
  • Mentor Field Service Technicians on Field Service best practices.
  • Contribute and communicate technical feedback to Engineering to drive optimal reliability and maintainability of the product.
  • Read, interpret and understand written or electronic information, maintain the information, and compile reports
  • Contribute in developing technical testing plans for upcoming projects
  • Contribute in developing commissioning schedules for upcoming projects
  • Contribute and communicate technical feedback to Engineering to drive optimal reliability and maintainability of the product.


Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree in electrical engineering related field required.
  • Prior experience within Engineering field is required. Education beyond requirements will be considered in lieu of experience.
  • Skills in reading electrical schematics.
  • Willingness to take a “hands on” approach to learn the equipment.
  • Willingness to work at least one year in the field to learn the equipment
  • Motivation to work across multiple systems and develop core competencies beyond engineering field of study.
  • Motivation to learn new software programs in a continuously evolving environment.

Qualified Applicants must be legally authorized for employment in the United States. Qualified Applicants will not require employer sponsored work authorization now or in the future for employment in the United States.


Job ID: 182885

Organization: Mobility

Company: Siemens Mobility, Inc

Experience Level: Early Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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