The PCP for Public Transport Rail(Rail) Executive Engineers (REEs) and Assistant Engineers (AEs) is offered by rail operator SMRT Corporation Limited (SMRT). The programme aims to train Professionals, Managers, Executives and Technicians (PMETs) with the necessary competencies to embark on a career in the rail industry.
About the Job & Career Progression
Besides providing technical support for the railway system, REEs are required to participate in the testing and commissioning of the railway system, engineering investigations, new project implementation, management, as well as safety and quality evaluation. AEs are typically tasked to lead, control and supervise their own teams of Technical Officers in performing maintenance, repair, overhaul, testing and troubleshooting of train system and controls. AEs are also responsible for the workplace safety of their team at all times.
Programme Structure & Certification
To facilitate PMETs in their new careers as REEs or AEs, participants will undergo a 3 – 6 month structured PCP programme including external training, coupled with a blend of WSQ and in-house facilitated learning delivered by the host employer. Training is customized based on the operating needs of the employer.
Job opportunities are island-wide, and applicants should be prepared to take on shift work.