OCR supervisor

Job Description

Installation Supervisor Overhead Catenary Systems and Overhead Conductor Rail Systems (OCS/OCR) for Power Supply Systems (Rail electrification)

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Siemens Mobility is a separately managed company of Siemens AG. As a leader in transport solutions for more than 160 years, Siemens Mobility is constantly innovating its portfolio in its core areas of rolling stock, rail automation and electrification, turnkey systems, intelligent traffic systems as well as related services. With digitalization, Siemens Mobility is enabling mobility operators worldwide to make infrastructure intelligent, increase value sustainably over the entire lifecycle, enhance passenger experience and guarantee availability. In fiscal year 2018, which ended on September 30, 2018, the former Siemens Mobility Division posted revenue of €8.8 billion and had around 34,200 employees worldwide.


What are my job responsibilities?

  • Responsible for onsite installation and testing supervision for Overhead Catenary Systems and Overhead Conductor Systems as well as Power supply equipment related installation works for large MRT projects in the Asia Pacific Region. The tasks include design support works, installation and testing, clarification meetings with client and other System Wide Contractors, follow up with Power Supply system’s suppliers
  • Prepare Method statements for installation of Power Supply Equipment.
  • Checks completeness and suitability of tools and materials
  • Carry out installation risk assessments
  • Prepares test documentation and defines pass/fail criteria
  • Prepares O&M manuals
  • Trains operators personnel
  • Prepare and carry out Site Acceptance tests with accuracy as stated in the relevant test documents.
  • Supervise the installation of the OCS/OCR and Power Supply Equipment in close cooperation with the installation contractors.
  • Actively train and lead the onsite workforce, ensure safe working conditions and methods.
  • Testing and Commissioning of the Power Supply Equipment as required, demonstrating that the system is operational and meets the requirement of the contract and technical specifications.
  • Work closely with Project teams, Interfacing, Power Supply Equipment suppliers, T&C teams including coordinate with various interface partner.
  • Ensure Health and Safety Requirements on site (Zero harm culture)
  • Perform other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate
  • Assisting and reporting to Project T&C Manager / Installation Manager

What do I need to qualify for this role?

  • Degree in Electrical Engineering (minimum Bachelor’s degree from recognized university)
  • Has acquired strong foundation as a Electrical Engineer and in Coordination Works with Civil Contractors.
  • Able to understand construction drawings and prepare the works accordingly.
  • Must have minimum of 7 years of professional experience in the installation, planning or construction of power supply systems for rail transit and infrastructure projects.
  • Must have practical experience in installation of Overhead Catenary Systems / Overhead Conductor Rail Systems for Railways
  • Must have experience in the coordination, delivery and installation of Power Supply systems particularly for a complex MRT line with multiple construction areas.
  • Must have wide experience in coordinating an MRT Power Supply project. Knowledge in the installation and civil provision in the installation of Power supply systems, i.e. 1500V DC, 750V DC, 22kV AC, Cabling, 3rd rail , Auxiliary systems, Stinger, Catenary systems, Retractable Rigid Catenary systems etc. and its delivery to installation site.
  • Be experienced in heavy lifting operations
  • Must have practical experience related to Medium Voltage or High Voltage railway power supply projects, design, commissioning, installation and testing
  • Experience in interpreting and understand Civil Combined Services drawing (CSD), Structural, Electrical & Mechanical drawings (SEM). Mechanical, Electrical and Plumbing (MEP).
  • Experience in handling design coordination, inspections and supervision work
  • Willing to work during nighttime engineering hours
  • Involvement in previous executed mass transit projects is preferred.
  • Adaptable to different working environments and customer working terms and conditions.
  • Strong and effective communicator at all levels within the Business – and in front of new and existing customers.
  • Effective team player, strong Management skills with technical, analytical and coordination abilities.
  • Proficient for Microsoft office applications and AutoCAD
  • Quality and Change Management experience
  • Project management skills
  • Singaporeans or Singapore Permanent Residents preferred

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Organization: Siemens Mobility

Company: Siemens Mobility Pte Ltd

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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