Ventilation System Maintenance

Implement preventive and corrective maintenance of ventilation system



Competency Area

Rail Systems Maintenance


Carry out scheduled maintenance work

Perform preparation work to conduct preventive maintenance on ventilation system

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

Perform serviceability checks on ventilation system

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

Record ventilation system maintenance activities and report occurrences of faults identified

Conduct corrective maintenance

Interpret work orders and prepare for corrective maintenance

Apply fault identification procedures to determine causes of ventilation system faults

Dismantle faulty ventilation system for corrective maintenance

Carry out repair and/or replacement of faulty components

Reassemble and reinstate ventilation system

Perform functional tests for ventilation system

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

Record and collate documentation of ventilation system maintenance work

Troubleshoot, locate faults and recommend rectification

Use troubleshooting tools, equipment and methods to locate and analyse causes of ventilation system faults

Recommend corrective actions for identified faults on ventilation system

Implement procedures on safe usage of tools and equipment during maintenance work

Analyse maintenance work documented for ventilation system 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 ventilation system

Review organisational ventilation system maintenance procedures

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

Monitor overall maintenance progress of ventilation system to ascertain effectiveness of maintenance procedures

Develop solutions by analysing diagnostic data to prevent faults and failures recurrence

Develop troubleshooting, rectification and fault analysis methods

Develop test procedures for system performance checks

Coordinate ventilation system maintenance with ECS and other rail systems maintenance needs