Wabtec Corporation is a leading global provider of equipment, systems, digital solutions and value-added services for freight and transit rail. Drawing on nearly four centuries of collective experience across Wabtec, GE Transportation and Faiveley Transport, the company has unmatched digital expertise, technological innovation, and world-class manufacturing and services, enabling the digital-rail-and-transit ecosystems. Wabtec is focused on performance that drives progress, creating transportation solutions that move and improve the world. Wabtec has approximately 27,000 employees in facilities throughout the world. Visit the company’s new website at: http://www.WabtecCorp.com.
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Materials Technical Advisor - Locomotive Maintenance (MTA)
Founded in 1869, Wabtec (NYSE: WAB) is a leading global provider of equipment, systems, digital solutions, and value-added services. Our Freight Services Division provides locomotive maintenance services to our customers, helping them keep their locomotives running at optimal levels.
The Materials Technical Advisor (MTA) is a hybrid position that combines the best of both worlds, between our materials management and locomotive maintenance oversight areas of expertise. Whether it’s managing critical inventory or advising on repairs, this position provides a full suite of service to our customers – the largest railroad operators in the United States.
Multiple levels of training and certification are available to our Materials Technical Advisors, which provides them with multiple career opportunities within the company as their careers progress. With over 27,000 global employees, Wabtec provides rich career development and growth opportunities for our employees.
What You’ll Do
Technical Advisor (Locomotive Maintenance)
Bachelors’ degree in a technical discipline from an accredited college or university
Or 4+ years of military experience (preferably in a maintenance related specialty)
Or a High School Diploma / GED with a minimum of 4 years of operations experience
Or associate degree in technical discipline with a minimum of 2 years professional work experience
Willingness and ability to work various shifts, various days, and work in shop environment
Proficiency in MS office applications
Strong oral and written communication skills
Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
Validated analytical and quality improvement ability
Ability to interface at all levels of the organization, both internally and externally
The ability to maintain reliable and predictable attendance
A high level of dependability, a great attitude, and an ability to work well with a team towards achieving a common goal
Don’t have experience maintaining or managing inventory for locomotives? That’s ok! We provide in-depth technical training to give our material technical advisors the knowledge and expertise needed to be successful.
Compensation and Benefits
Wabtec Corporation is committed to taking on the world’s toughest challenges. In order to fulfill that commitment we rely on a culture of leadership, diversity and inclusiveness. We aim to employ the world’s brightest minds to help us create a limitless source of ideas and opportunities. We believe in hiring talented people of varied backgrounds, experiences and styles…people like you! Wabtec Corporation is committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or expression, or protected Veteran status. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.
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