Fleet Maintenance Technician


Location: Pakenham

Job Type: Full time


Be part of Victoria’s biggest ever train order and help us create the 65 bigger, better trains a growing Victoria needs.

The High Capacity Metro Trains (HCMT) Project is a Victorian Government initiative and a $2.3 billion investment in Victoria’s rolling stock industry.

Downer Rail and Transit Systems currently has multiple full time opportunities for Fleet Maintenance Technicians to join our team in VIC - Pakenham.

Working a rotating 24/7 roster; the Fleet Maintenance Technician will conduct both preventative and reactive train maintenance of the HCMT at the dedicated maintenance depot at Pakenham. The role will consist of electrical and mechanical tasks and may involve providing a mobile maintenance support service at various network locations.


  • Electrical and/ or Mechanical trade qualifications.
  • Train maintenance or Test Technician experience will be highly regarded.
  • Previous experience within rolling stock or heavy engineering/plant will be highly regarded.
  • Ability to interpret technical documents such as electrical drawings and operation manuals.
  • Superior communication, attention to detail and time management skills.
  • Can-do, ambitious, energetic and flexible attitude essential.
  • Hands on with the ability to work unsupervised and within a team environment.
  • Ensure commitment to a Zero Harm workplace and promote an excellent team work attitude


  • An opportunity to be part of a rewarding project
  • An opportunity to work for a major ASX listed company.
  • The ability to build your professional career in a multi-disciplined business environment.
  • A supportive and dynamic team environment.
  • A workplace that takes responsibility and accountability for the care and protection of peers, the business, the communities in which we operate, and the environment.


To apply for this great opportunity please click the APPLY NOW button. Applications will not be accepted via email.

For more information contact Cheyenne Winter – Recruitment & Sourcing Business Partner. Email – Cheyenne.Winter@downergroup.com

Employment with Downer is subject to a Pre-Employment Medicals and on-going drug and alcohol screening.

Downer does not accept any unsolicited resume referrals from Recruitment Agencies.

Notwithstanding the location of this position, all qualified Australian citizens and permanent residents from all locations are encouraged to apply.

Downer Group is an equal opportunity employer with a strong commitment to diversity. We strongly encourage Females and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples to apply

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