Automatic Fare Collection Gate Maintenance

Implement preventive and corrective maintenance activities of Automatic Fare Collection gates



Competency Area

Rail Systems Maintenance


Carry out scheduled maintenance work

Perform preparation work to conduct preventive maintenance on AFC gates

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

Check serviceability of AFC gates

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

Record AFC gates 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 gates failures

Apply power isolation procedures

Dismantle AFC gates for corrective maintenance

Carry out repair and/or replacement of faulty

Reassemble and reinstate AFC gates systems

Perform functional tests to determine operability of AFC gate systems

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

Record and collate documentation of AFC gates maintenance work

Troubleshoot, locate faults and recommend rectification

Use troubleshooting tools, equipment and methods to locate and analyse causes of AFC gates equipment faults

Recommend corrective actions for identified faults on AFC gates

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

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

Diagnose root causes of failure and prevent recurrence

Establish failure investigation and specify functional testing requirements

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

Review organisational AFC gates maintenance procedures

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

Monitor overall maintenance progress of AFC gates to ascertain effectiveness of maintenance plan

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

Develop troubleshooting, rectification and fault analysis methods

Develop test procedures for system performance checks

Coordinate AFC gates maintenance with other RTS maintenance needs