STM Electrical - Epping Depot

Date: 12 Feb 2024

Location: EPPING, VIC, AU

Company: metrotrain

At Metro, we are one team, united in our purpose of moving Melbourne.

We believe in fostering an environment where your skills, talents, and aspirations can thrive.

We look forward to supporting you as you plan the next chapter of your career at Metro.

Before applying for a new role at Metro, please notify your current manager.

About the Role

Reporting to the Production Coordinator and Depot Manager, the purpose of this position is to perform a range of activities including; examination, servicing, maintenance and repair on suburban train fleet vehicles to ensure as far practicable the safe, reliable and on time running of the train fleet. Some of your key responsibilities include:


  • Undertake safety procedures
  • Perform Examination tasks
  • Check and repair Fleet Air and Break systems
  • Perform train modifications as required
  • Check and service coupler and electrical equipment
  • Service Fleet Rotating machines
  • Perform duties in accordance with Metro’s Quality System
  • Participate in multi-skilled training and activities for which you are deemed competent
  • Ensure tasks are performed to approved standards and instructions
  • Attend to fatalities, derailments, collisions, pantograph entanglements and other mishaps involving trains
  • Record and report work performed
  • This position is based at our Epping Maintenance Depot


About You

To be a successful applicant for this position, your profile must adhere to the following requirements:

Education and Certification


  • Relevant trade qualification (Dual Mechanical/ Electrical trade preferred)
  • A valid Australian Drivers Licence


Should you be successful you must obtain and maintain:

  • Certified in Track Safety Awareness (Level 1)
  • TTSA – Train Track Safety Awareness (Level 3)
  • Rail Safety Competency and Medical Assessment (Category 3)
  • Qualified First Aid Level 2


Skills and experience:

  • Demonstrated experience in a similar role
  • Previous experience within a maintenance environment
  • Demonstrated expertise within either a rail/ automotive and/or avionics environment
  • Flexibility to varying shift which includes the weekend and public holidays as required

Metro’s commitment to a Diverse, Equitable, and Inclusive culture


Metro acknowledges the Victorian Traditional Owners of the land on which our rail network operates, the Wurundjeri Woi Wurrung and Bunurong peoples of the Kulin Nation.


At Metro, we know that a diverse, equitable, and inclusive company is a more innovative and successful one that reflects the communities we serve. We strive for a workplace where everyone is treated fairly and respectfully. A workplace that provides equitable access to opportunities, resources, and where individuals can bring their whole selves to work. In addition, being recognised and rewarded for their contribution to our collective success.


We are committed to fair, equitable and merit-based employment and recruitment practices, and we encourage all interested applicants to apply.