Factory Commissioning Test Technician

Job Description

Position Overview

Our Factory Commissioning Technician will work in an experienced team and exciting environment on next generation rail vehicles. Our vehicles are connecting cities all over the United States and are assembled and tested right here in Sacramento, CA.  You will be mainly responsible for commissioning and troubleshooting, repairing and improving our vehicles to achieve a high customer satisfaction and reliability.



Commissioning and troubleshooting light rail vehicles and/or locomotives

Perform, with the use of mechanical drawings, schematics and location circuit plans, electrical and mechanical repairs of various components.

Use laptops with subsystem software to troubleshoot and test electrical, hydraulic and/or pneumatic systems.

Read, interpret and understand written or electronic information, maintain the information, and compile reports

Communicate in a team, to the supervisors and colleagues, verbally and in writing, technical information, job procedure recommendations, improvements and other work-related information.

Understand and follow company and industry safety rules, practices, and procedures.

Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience

High school diploma (or GED)

Minimum 2 years experiences in relevant field

Must be proficient in reading and working with electrical, pneumatic, hydraulic, mechanical circuit diagrams to troubleshooting failures in the affected system

Interpersonal skills and ability to work in team

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.


Preferred Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience


Technical Diploma

Experience in the following areas could potentially transfer over into a Passenger Rail Test Technician; Maintenance, Automotive, Aircraft, Marine, Diesel, Electronics, Mechatronics, Avionic, Generator, Heavy Equip, Engineering Technicians

Technician experience in the rail industry

Organization: Siemens Mobility

Company: Siemens Mobility, Inc

Experience Level: Mid-level Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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