AECOM Section Engineer - Signalling in Ahmedabad, India

Requisition/Vacancy No. 149914BR

Position Title Section Engineer - Signalling

Job Category Engineering - Electrical / Electronic

Business Line Transportation

Country India

State/Province/Region IN - Gujarat

City Ahmedabad

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Job Summary

AECOM is providing general engineering consultancy services for Phase-I of Ahmedabad Metro Rail project . With this win, AECOM becomes the only consultant to be associated with all the metro projects in the six Indian cities of Delhi, Kolkata, Chennai, Hyderabad, Mumbai and Ahmedabad.

As the general engineering consultant, AECOM will be working on design review, technical specifications, system integration, procurement, construction supervision, project management, tender and award of contracts, contract administration, station and depot architecture, civil and interface management and testing and commissioning of Phase I.

AECOM India is currently seeking a Section Engineer - Signalling for the above project. The responsibilities shall include but not limited to:

  • Responsible for the troubleshooting & maintenance of various Signaling equipments such as Point Machines (S700K), Remote fed audio frequency Track Circuit (FTGS), Signals UPS system installed at various interlocking Stations .

  • Assist the team members during corrective maintenance and failure rectification.

  • Worked as a person in charge (PIC) in maintenance of Signaling systems.

  • Took independent responsibility of an interlocking station.

  • Handling of Maintenance Team (including Electronics Technician, Fitters, Semi-skilled, and unskilled) for Corrective maintenance, Preventive Maintenance and Special Development Task including system up-gradation.

  • Provide technical support to mainline/depot staff for failures and major preventive maintenance.

  • Provide technical trainings to new recruited staff.

  • Supervise the Installation of Signaling Gears (AFTC, Point Machine, Signals, Loops, FEP, S&D and ESP) by contractor during T&C.

  • Worked as a part of the Installation, Testing & Commissioning team and was responsible for the Installation, Testing & Commissioning of Trackside & Train borne System.

  • Responsible for the troubleshooting & maintenance of installed CBI system used to run trains with complete responsibilities.

Minimum Requirements

  • BE/ BTech - Electrical/Electronics

  • Minimum 10 years of experience.

  • Must have extensive experience in Automatic Metro Signaling system including Installation, Testing & Commissioning (T&C), Operation & Maintenance (O&M) in different type of railway signaling block system.

Preferred Qualifications

  • MTech Electrical / Electronics

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.