Electrician - Rail Signalling

Electrician - Rail Signalling install, commission, fault-find and maintain rail signalling equipment and systems.

Personal requirements of an Electrician - Rail Signalling may include:

  • Problem solving
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Manual dexterity
  • Attention to detail
  • Good eyesight and normal colour vision
  • Good hand-eye coordination
  • Good maths and science

Electricians - Rail Signalling may complete the following tasks:

  • Installing, modifying, maintaining and repairing signalling and communication equipment
  • Select electronic components
  • Install and configure internetworking systems install and administer UNIX-based computers apply lead-free soldering techniques
  • Use engineering applications software
  • Develop structured programs for control sub systems to access external devices

This career requires an apprenticeship or certificate qualification in Electrotechnology/ Electrical - Rail Signalling.