Rail Engineer Jobs

How to Enter

To become a Rail Engineer, it’s recommended to have a Bachelor of Engineering degree specialising in Mechanical and Electrical Engineering, or in a similar field. If you’re new to Rail Engineering, many New Zealand employers will also prefer previous experience working in the Rail industry, such as a Train Conductor or other rail industry worker.

 

Typical Responsibilities

The typical job responsibilities of a Rail Engineer can include the following:

  • Inspecting train locomotives, including engines, tracks and carriages
  • Conducting field repairs and adjustments
  • Reporting significant problems to management/control
  • Liaising with rail dispatchers, traffic controllers and other rail industry staff

 

Progression

Following a few years’ experience, a Rail Engineer can move into a senior Engineering, managerial or consultant role. Alternatively, they can also progress into other areas of Engineering, including Reading, Electrical or Substation.

 

Salary Range

50K – 92K per annum (NZD)

 

To view our latest Rail Engineer jobs throughout New Zealand, click here.

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Wellington

Physical Address:
Level 4, Aviation House
12 Johnston Street
Wellington 6011
New Zealand

Postal Address:
PO Box 5555,
Wellington 6140

Tel: +64 4 499 8800
Fax: +64 4 499 0955

reception@roblawmax.co.nz

 

Auckland

Physical Address:
Generator, Level 1
Stanbeth House
28 Customs St East
Auckland 1010
New Zealand

Tel: +64 9 951 5011

Christchurch

Physical Address:
Level 1, Kensington House
185 Manchester Street
Christchurch, 8011
New Zealand

Tel: 0800 868 436

 

Brisbane, Australia

Physical Address:
Office T43
477 Boundary Street
Springhill
Brisbane
QLD 4000
Australia
Tel: +61 7 3085 7427

 

London, United Kingdom

344-354 Grays Inns Road
London
WC1X 8BP
United Kingdom

Tel: +44 20 3934 6389