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Technical Officer, Comms Maintenance


Job Purpose

The Technical Officer is responsible for carrying out maintenance work on the communication systems, contributing to the safe and reliable operation of the Railway.

Duties & Responsibilities

1. To perform the testing, diagnose maintenance and repair of COM equipment such as Public Address, CCTV, Telephone Systems, Epax/Ipax Network, SDH Communication Backbone Network and Digital-Trunked Radio Network, Train-borne equipment.

2. To perform PM and COM works and test, record all faults reported and complete work orders within specified times.

3. To carry out general housekeeping, safety and security of the COM equipment room at the stations, the home office areas at all times

4. To supervise works carried by LTA/SMRT contractors

5. To respond to occasional recall after duty hours or for overtime work

6. To carry out any duty as assigned and directed by Assistant Engineer

Qualifications & Work Experience

  • NITEC / Higher NITEC in Electrical/Electronic/Railway related field
  • Related experience is preferred

Skills & Competencies

Technical skills include:

  • Experienced in maintaining a variety of COM equipment, such as CCTV, PA, EPAX/IPAX and Digital-Trucked Radio Network
  • Effective written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to prioritize tasks and follow specified procedures in work instructions
  • Carry out preventive and corrective maintenance
  • Understanding of spare management


Generic skills include:

  • Excellent multitasking skills
  • Critical thinker and problem-solving skills
  • Team player
  • Good time-management skills
  • Great interpersonal and communication skills

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.

Moving People, Enhancing Lives

Core Values
Respect, Integrity, Service & Safety, Excellence


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