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Assistant Engineer, Renewal Projects (R176)



Reporting to Renewal Projects’ Senior/Engineer, the AE shall carry out duties and assignments delegated to him/her, ensuring that work is well executed in terms of safety and quality.

The responsibilities of a Renewal Projects AE shall include but not limited to the following:

  • Require to work day or night shift including weekends as assigned in advance, subjected to last minute changes.
  • Perform duties of a loco shunter and ground shunter for any site work testings.
  • Perform duties of a Person-In-Charge (PIC) and Possession Master (PM). This shall include but are not limited to the following:
  • Apply Application to Gain Access to Tracks (AGAT) where applicable.
  • Book in at the respective depot or station for access to tracks.
  • Make sure that track safety protection (arrangement of possession limit, implementation of  traction power arrangements, testing of traction power, installation of SCDs/SCCs/RRBCs and securing of points) are in place before commencing work.
  • Know the scope of work to be performed.
  • Be clear about traction power arrangements and limits so as to ensure that all staff/contractor are protected from trains and traction power.
  • Conduct mandatory Tool-box Brief to all members of the working party.
  • Conduct radio check and maintain communications with all relevant parties.
  • Ensure that all members in the working party put on company approved high-visibility vests and have other correct Personal Protective Equipment (PPE).
  • Be responsible for the safety and behaviour of the working party within the possession.
  • Ensure that working party does not stray to another track outside the approved work site.
  • Conduct line clear and ensure no oil spillage onto rail from machines and no tools or equipment are left on track.
  • Conduct pre-checks on Contractor’s equipment and tools to ensure that they are calibrated and in good working condition prior to work commencement.
  • Review Contractor’s Method Statement and Risk Assessment.
  • Witness and ensure that installations/ reinstatements carried out by Contractors are in accordance to Method Statement/Procedure and Specifications.
  • Assist Senior/Engineer to conduct incident investigation, gathering of evidence and compilation of incident report.
  • Prepare and submit daily work report.

Job Purpose

Qualifications & Work Experience

•    Diploma in any engineering studies.
•    May be required to undergo training at SMRT Institute. 
•    Able to lead, manage and guide work groups or contractors. 
•    Able to work independently, communicate effectively and be a good team player. 
•    Highly motivated individual with a positive attitude. 




We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

About SMRT Corporation

SMRT Corporation Ltd (SMRT) is a public transport services provider. Our primary business is to manage and operate train services on the North-South Line, the East-West Line, the Circle Line, the new Thomson East-Coast Line and the Bukit Panjang Light Rail Transit. This is complemented by our bus, taxi and private hire vehicle services. 

An exciting and rewarding career is waiting for you at SMRT. Join us and embark on a journey that matters. You Matter – we take care of you and your well-being. Your Work Matters – your ideas and contributions work towards building the future of our transport system and create positive impacts to the community. Your Development Matters – we offer diverse careers and learning opportunities for our people to grow you to the fullest of your potential.

Come onboard the SMRT journey today.

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