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Heavy Rail Field Service Technician Los Angeles

Los Angeles, California

English (US)

Job Description

Division: Mobility
Business Unit: Mobility (MO)
Requisition Number: 231748
Primary Location: United States-California-Los Angeles
Assignment Category: Full-time regular
Experience Level: Mid level
Education Required Level: High School Diploma / (GED)
Travel Required: 10%

Division Description:

Siemens is a global technology powerhouse that has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality, reliability and internationally for more than 165 years. As a global technology company, Siemens is rigorously leveraging the advantages that this setup provides. .










Committed to the safe and reliable transportation of people and goods by rail and road, Siemens Mobility designs and manufactures across the entire spectrum of rolling stock, including commuter and regional passenger trains, light rail and streetcars, metros, locomotives, passenger coaches, and high-speed trainsets.  In the U.S., Siemens is providing rail vehicles, locomotives, components and systems to more than 25 agencies in cities such as D.C., New York, Boston, Sacramento, San Diego, and St. Louis.





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Position Overview


Our Heavy Rail Field Service Technician will work in an experienced team and exciting environment on next generation diesel locomotives in Los Angeles. Our locomotives are connecting cities all over the United States and we are working together with the customer on Site to achieve the main goals for the warranty period. The Heavy Rail Field Service Technician will be mainly responsible for troubleshooting, repairing and improving the product to achieve a high customer satisfaction and reliability



• Communicate to the team, to the site lead and colleagues, verbally and in writing, technical information, job procedure recommendations, improvements and other work-related information.
• Perform, with the 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.
• Work with shop machines and hand tools.
• Understand and follow company and industry safety rules, practices, and procedures.
• Read, interpret and understand written or electronic information, maintain the information, and compile reports
• Use laptops with subsystem software to troubleshoot various systems onboard the locomotives.

Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience

• High school diploma (or GED)
• Minimum 5 years experiences in relevant field
• Must be proficient in reading and working with electrical, pneumatic, mechanical circuit diagrams and troubleshooting failures in the affected system
• Individual must possess a valid Driver's license in good standing.
• Individual must be at least 21 years of age in order to participate in the required Siemens vehicle plan.
• Interpersonal skills and ability to work in team

Remove if VISA sponsorship is available
Qualified Applicants must be legally authorized for employment in the Unites States. Qualified Applicants will not require employer sponsored work authorization now or in the future for employment in the United States.

Preferred Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience

• Always looking for continuous improvement
• Field Service or Operations experience preferably in the railroad industry
• Strong communication skills
• Decision making skills


Equal Employment Opportunity Statement
Siemens is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, creed, religion, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, sex, age, physical or mental disability, marital status, family responsibilities, pregnancy, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender expression, gender identity, transgender, sex stereotyping, protected veteran or military status, and other categories protected by federal, state or local law.

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