Infrastructure Worker – Signals Mechanical

  • Company:
    Sydney Trains
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    4 days ago
  • Category:
    Skilled Labor

The Engineering & Maintenance Directorate manages a $1.5 billion annual maintenance program on behalf of Sydney Trains and NSW Trains – delivering a safe, reliable passenger fleet and metropolitan rail network, to meet growing customer demand and keep Sydney moving.

About Network Maintenance

Network Maintenance is one of seven divisions within the Engineering and Maintenance directorate. Our work is vital to keeping Sydney moving as we deliver routine maintenance on the railway civil, signal, electrical and control system assets on the metropolitan passenger network; and co-ordinate infrastructure incident response.

Our passionate and dedicated Maintenance team looks after safety inspections, routine asset maintenance, incident response and defect removal across our large and complex railway network. With major investments into cutting-edge technology and network improvements, we are constantly working hard to deliver safer, more efficient journeys for the people of NSW- and we’re excited for what the future has in store.

About Major Works

Major Works is one of seven divisions within the Engineering and Maintenance directorate. Our work is vital to keep Sydney moving as we deliver project construction and major periodic maintenance on the railway track, civil, signal, electrical and control system assets on the metropolitan passenger network.

The opportunity

Looking for an opportunity to learn new skills and gain new qualifications while on the job?

Want to join a friendly and supportive team, working on public transport infrastructure that keeps Sydney moving?

If the answer is yes, then we here at Sydney Trains currently have a rare opportunity for you within our Network Maintenance team !

You will be required to work roster patterns which may include weekends, overtime, rotating shifts, night shifts or similar on an as needs basis.

What you will be involved in

As an Infrastructure Worker Signals Mechanical, you will perform regular routine maintenance on Sydney Trains’ mechanical signals assets. You’ll carry out inspections and corrective works in accordance with Technical Maintenance Plans, Standard Operating Instructions and Infrastructure Engineering Standards.

About you

We are looking for tradespeople from all walks of life, it would be an advantage if you hold qualifications and have experience working in a safety focused construction or maintenance environment. In addition, you’ll need to hold a full drivers licence and feel at home driving a small truck, 4WD or Ute.

Please Note: All successful applicants will be required to pass a Category 1 Medical and a Criminal History Check and hold a current Class C Drivers Licence.

Want to know more?

Please click here to view a copy of the position description and click here to view the Infrastructure Worker Information Pack.


If that sounds like you, we want to hear from you! We’ll provide you with everything you need including training before you start and regularly on the job. You’ll join an awesome team and take pride in doing work that impacts over 360 million customer journeys every year.

Our Commitment to Diversity

Great people come from all walks of life. At Sydney Trains, we are committed to creating a diverse, inclusive and flexible workforce which reflects the community and the customers we serve.

We welcome and encourage applications from all people regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, cultural background, or sexual orientation.

Salary and benefits

• AVP 1.1 – 3.2 ($1,001.00 – $1,296.45 per week) plus superannuation, allowances and overtime.

Sydney Trains offers its employees challenging and rewarding work with opportunities for career progression, learning and development and work-life balance. Other benefits include:

  • Free travel on Government trains, buses and ferries
  • Applicable Shift Allowances and Penalty Rates
  • How to apply

    To apply for this career making opportunity, please submit your resume and complete the pre-screening questions included within the online application.

    Need help?

    For more information on how to apply for a role in the NSW Public Sector please click here.

    For any enquiries, please contact Angelina Abraham on quote req 6116.

    Application close: 11:59PM on Sunday 20 September 2020