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Technical Officer, Engineering Trains Branch Consist Project (Night)


Job Purpose

The Technical Officer is responsible to operate engineering vehicle consist (Locomotives and Wagons) to support project renewal works.  Staff is to provide support to project consist support activities such as loading and unloading of components from wagons in mainline, for the purpose of equipment or component renewal works so as to support SMRT in providing safe and reliable train service to our commuters.




The duties and responsibilities of a Technical Officer are as listed below. Note that the list is not comprehensive and related duties and responsibilities may be assigned from time to time.


  • Conduct pre-operations check and basic preventive maintenance for locomotives and wagons.
  • Perform shunting of locomotive and maintenance vehicles within the depot, for the purpose of reformation.
  • Ensure engineering consist is properly fueled for launch.
  • Perform basic trouble shooting of technical issues on locomotives and wagons.
  • Perform Engineering Train Operator duties, getting consist safely from depot to work sector and return.
  • Perform supporting roles to ensure consist safely load and unload any equipment and components at work sector.
  • Performed Possession Master (PM) duties when required.

Qualifications & Work Experience

  • Nitec or Higher Nitec in Mechanical / Electrical Engineering.
  • Preferably with at least 6 months' of experience in general maintenance work or engineering project work.


  • Able to communicate effectively and a good team player.
  • Proficient in using tools and equipment.


SMRT Trains Ltd was incorporated in 1987 and operates Singapore’s first mass rapid transit system. Today, we manage and operate train services on the North-South Line, East-West Line, the Circle Line, the Thomson-East Coast Line, and the Bukit Panjang Light Rail Transit. With over 5,000 employees, more than 250 trains, and 141 km of rail tracks across 108 stations, we serve millions of commuters daily.

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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