Sunday , April 21 2024

Amtrak Job Opportunities – Electrician Journeyman

Website Amtrak

Job Description:

Electrician Journeyman is responsible for inspection, testing and maintenance of electrical, electronic and HVAC systems on rolling stock equipment and components in accordance with FRA and Amtrak standards and guidelines. Works on electrical systems and components with A/C and D/C voltage.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Repairs and/or replaces doors, electronics, signs, pantographs and HVAC systems installs components such as motors, generators, switches, relays, batteries and transformers.
  • Maintains proper care and use of materials, test equipment, machines and hand tools normally associated with assigned job.
  • Utilizes a variety of test equipment, PC and graphic information to diagnose malfunctions, troubleshoot and qualify components and circuits to determine corrective actions and causes of equipment failures.
  • Performs inspection, testing and maintenance in accordance with 49CFR regulations and Amtrak standards and guidelines.
  • Troubleshoots equipment to determine corrective actions and causes of equipment failures.
  • Performs approved electrical modifications and repairs or replaces components, as necessary.

Job Requirements:

  • Must successfully complete training and attain/retain certifications applicable to assigned job.
  • Ability to troubleshoot using schematics and multimeters.
  • Must be able to work safely around loose materials, uneven surfaces and metal plates and equipment.
  • Required to wear safety apparel and equipment when necessary.
  • Must have visual acuity and hearing capability to perform the essential functions of the job unless other vision or hearing standards are required by law.
  • Knowledge of mechanical and electrical systems.
  • Must be able to lift, carry, push or pull loads in accordance with all applicable safety rules.
  • Must have ability to distinguish and separate sounds around machinery and tools.

Qualification & Experience:

  • High school diploma or GED.
  • Experience in electrical repairs, and testing advanced electrical/electronic systems and reading, drafting, and interpreting circuit diagrams, schematics and mechanical drawings.

Job Details:

Company: Amtrak

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Washington, DC, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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