Manpower Group Installer Technician in Fort Worth, Texas
The PTC Installer will be responsible for installations of the Positive Train Control (PTC) system on customer locomotives and cab/cars. The installer will work as part of a team to carry out the following duties listed below. He / She will provide assistance with the application of modifications, installations, loading software.
Installation of PTC systems on passenger railroad locomotives. This includes installation of electronic components, running wires and cables through locomotive cabs and spaces, pneumatic valve, hose and pipe installation, wire/cable management and terminations. Also includes ability to perform fabrication of metal including drilling, cutting, grinding and painting.
Troubleshooting. The installer must have the ability to properly operate electrical test and measurement equipment. The installation involves testing and, if necessary, troubleshooting, diagnosing and solving problems with the on-board PTC equipment installed in the field.
Additional or collateral duties, as required, such as materials management, communications with customer resources regarding installation issues and progress, etc., as directed by management or supervisory personnel.
Knowledge of electrical and mechanical installation techniques and principles.
Accredited training in electronics and/or software systems, or equivalent experience preferred. Relevant training received through previous employers will be considered.
Previous locomotive and /or railroad experience highly preferred, though not required.
Field Service/ Field Engineering experience a plus
Previous knowledge and experience with pneumatic systems, electronics installation and testing, software installation, configuration and testing, and mechanical systems.
Ability to read, interpret and explain technical documents such as engineering drawings/specification, test procedures, and electrical schematics required stick welding experience a plus
Fabrication experience working with different types of metals
Handling of power tools such as: drills, grinders, jigsaw, chop saws, rivet gun, Huck pneumatic gun, etc.
Familiar with compression fittings on air lines
Familiar with crimping of coaxial cables.
Computer and MS Office
Good verbal and written communication skills.
Team oriented worker with good interpersonal skills.
*Our current opportunity calls for
*Temp to Hire position
*The ability to pass background check and pre-employment drug screen.
*HS Diploma or GED-
*Hours 8am until finished
What's in it for you?
*Consistent Paycheck EVERY WEEK:
*Pay-$18+ per hour
*Ability to work overtime
*Eligible for Benefits Medical, Dental)
*Free College Education
*Free Skill Certification Courses
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