Overview

Signal Maintainer in Stratford, ON

Genesee & Wyoming Canada Inc.

Branch Stratford ON CA

Position:
Signal Maintainer
Location:
Stratford, ON

Job description: Primary purpose encompasses the construction, installation, repair, maintenance, testing and inspection of signal systems. These signal…

Job description:
Primary purpose encompasses the construction, installation, repair, maintenance, testing and inspection of signal systems. These signal systems include: automatic block signal systems, traffic control systems, train stop, train control and cab signal systems; rail-highway grade crossing protection, automatic classification yards, hot box detectors, broken flange detectors and other similar devices, appliances and systems.

Inspects and tests signal circuitry, using standard electrical and/or electronic testing equipment
Inspects tests and maintains batteries to insure proper operation of signals.
Inspects, tests and maintains signal equipment such as grade crossing warning devices, power switches and switch air unit controllers
Complies reports including mileage or track inspected, tests performed repairs made and replace required equipment when needed.
Operates rail or highway vehicle for transportation work wayside locations to install, inspect, test and maintain or repair grade crossing warning systems, signals and signal equipment.

Required experience:
Electromechanical, Telecommunications College Diploma .
Experience as a Signal Maintainer in a railroad an asset.
Experience in signals inspections and repair an asset.
Good verbal and written communications skills.
A positive attitude.
Problem solving skills and being structured.
Able to work alone or in a group and work safely.
Ready to work outside in different weather conditions.
Able to adapt to changes : working hours, service call, overtime, tasks to accomplish, etc.
Show a great autonomy and be resourceful.

Work Conditions

Railroad company: Southern Ontario Railway
The work place is: Hamilton area, Ontario
Work more than 50 % alone.
Need to be able to work on call.
Paid vacations, fringe benefits, paid holidays, are based on the company’s policy.
The salary is based on the company’s policy.

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Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Stratford, ON, CA
Posted on: 2014-09-13
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