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Technical Officer, Depot Office

Job Purpose


Perform preventive and corrective maintenance for civil/structural aspects for building infrastructures and facilities in MRT stations, depots, viaducts and tunnels, including inspection, minor servicing, repairing and supervision of building and infrastructure works.




• Perform routine inspections of MRT structures, including stations, depots, viaducts and tunnels
• Perform preventive maintenance and corrective maintenance works. Typical maintenance work include concrete repair, leakage repair, servicing of plumbing systems, scaffolding erections. Other ad-hoc work may be assigned
• Arrange, coordinate and supervise outsourced preventive and maintenance work by outsourced contractors
• Attend to faults / complaints and carry out investigation and rectification works
• Perform the role of track PIC (Person-In-Charge) and PM (Possession Master) duties to ensure the safety of the work parties on MRT tracks
• Record maintenance work both on papers and computer systems (e.g. SAP/Maximo)
• Attend inspection for taking-over of new buildings & infrastructures
• Drive vehicles and operate specialized vehicles such as boom lifts
• Take custody of tools and equipment

Qualifications & Work Experience


• NITEC/Higher NITEC in Engineering or Building Services
• Prior experience in maintenance work is preferred. Those without working experience are welcome to applied
• Able to perform shift work, including permanent night shift and working on weekends/public holidays
• Class 3 driving license is preferred



• Able to communicate effectively and a good team player.

Mandatory Courses
1. MRT System
2. Work Safety Manual
3. Electrical Safety
4. Railway Operation Procedures
5. Principle of Hazard Identification and Risk Assessment
6. Person-In-Charge
7. Possession Master
8. Fire Fighting
9. First Aid
10. SAP/Maximo/DMS training

Specialized Courses
1. Basic Arc Welding
2. Scaffolding Erector
3. Scaffolding Supervisor
4. Plumbing Maintenance
5. SOC (Manhole) for Worker
6. Safety Instruction (Manhole)
7. Risk Assessment/Management
8. Work at Height Supervisor
9. Supervise Work in Confined Space
10. Boom Lift Operator

Development Courses
As and when assigned by HRD.


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 Lifestyles

Core Values
Respect, Integrity, Service & Safety, Excellence


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