Project OverviewThe Siemens Tram Consortium (STC) is currently building the flagship Tram system, called People Mover System (PMS) for Qatar Education City (QEC) in Doha / Qatar.
The People Mover System (PMS) is the first low floor catenary-free tram system in the world. It uses a Hybrid Energy System (HES) which incorporates a combination of super-capacitors and batteries to power the tram between charging locations along the line.
It is manually operated on line of sight rules and the system is being designed in compliance with BO Strab regulations and guidance.
There is 11 km of track serving both North and South Campuses of Education City and will employ 19 trams using the Avenio tram chassis by Siemens.
Siemens is setting up the team to operate and maintain the system once completed and requires experienced Operations Personnel.
Provides a high standard of customer service at all times.What are my responsibilities?Driving Trams in accordance with the company’s rules & procedures and road traffic regulationsEnsuring the safety of passengers, pedestrians and other road usersProviding excellent customer service at all timesIdentifying and reporting incidents and anomalies (rolling stock and equipment) to the Operations Controllers (OMCC)Perfect knowledge of QEC PMS Rolling Stock in order to conduct fault finding and rectification in compliance with operations & maintenance proceduresReporting to Line Supervisors and Operations Controllers and complying with all operational orders and directives givenCommunicating clearly and effectively with passengers and Operations ControllersAssists during T&C activitiesProvides assistance during safety & quality audits.
What do I need to qualify for this job?A good physical condition (Meets requirements of Fitness Class 1)21 years or above1.
60m minimum heightMinimum 10 years of successful school educationMinimum 2 years of experience as either a tram, train, metro or bus driverGood understanding of rail public transport operations process and Rules & ProceduresGood analysis and reporting skillsAbility to work under pressure while complying with rules & proceduresGood command of spoken and written English languageAbility to comply with rules & proceduresAbility to adapt quickly to changes to operational situationsHolder of a valid motor vehicle driving license (Bus / Truck)Defensive drivingPossesses the military exemptionTeam playerResults orientatedAttention to detailCustomer focusedVery good Communication skillsWhat else do I need to know?
Siemens is dedicated to quality, equality, and valuing diversity, and we welcome applications that reflect the diversity of the communities within which we work.
People with disabilities will be preferred in case of equal qualification. Please find more information at www.siemens.comHow do I apply?
We are looking forward to receiving your on-line application. Please note : only complete application documents, including diplomas, certificates of employment or letter of recommendation respectively can be considered in the selection process.