Automatic Fare Collection Auxiliary Systems Maintenance

Implement preventive and corrective maintenance activities of Automatic Fare Collection (AFC) auxiliary systems



Competency Area

Rail Systems Maintenance


Carry out scheduled maintenance work

Perform preparation work to conduct preventive maintenance on AFC auxiliary systems

Follow organisational procedures, WI and/or OEM technical manuals to carry out preventive maintenance on AFC auxiliary systems

Perform serviceability checks on AFC auxiliary systems

Adhere to safety guidelines and operating instructions for tools and equipment during maintenance work

Record AFC auxiliary systems maintenance activities and report occurrences of potential faults identified

Conduct corrective maintenance

Interpret work orders and prepare for corrective maintenance

Apply fault identification procedures to determine causes of AFC auxiliary systems failures

Apply power isolation procedures

Dismantle AFC auxiliary systems for corrective maintenance

Carry out repair and/or replacement of faulty components

Reassemble and reinstate AFC auxiliary systems

Conduct functional test to determine operability of AFC auxiliary systems

Apply operating and safety measures in operating tools and equipment during maintenance work

Record and collate documentation of AFC auxiliary systems maintenance work

Troubleshoot to locate faults & recommend rectification

Use troubleshooting software, tools and equipment and methods to locate and analyse causes of AFC auxiliary systems and hardware faults

Recommend corrective actions for identified faults on AFC auxiliary systems

Implement procedures and Work Instructions for system reconfiguration or software upgrades

Implement safety and operating procedures on tools and equipment usage during maintenance work

Analyse maintenance work documented for AFC auxiliary systems to identify possible workflow improvements to prevent fault recurrence

Diagnose root causes of failure and prevent recurrence

Establish structured failure investigation and specify functional testing requirements

Perform fault tree analyses to diagnose root cause failure of AFC auxiliary systems

Review organisational AFC auxiliary systems maintenance procedures

Propose new and/or enhanced maintenance WI in reference to OEM technical recommendations

Monitor overall maintenance progress of AFC auxiliary systems to ascertain effectiveness of maintenance plan

Develop long-term solutions by analysing diagnostics data to prevent faults and failures recurrence

Develop troubleshooting, rectification and fault analysis methods

Develop test procedures for system performance checks

Coordinate AFC auxiliary systems maintenance with other rail system maintenance needs