Video Surveillance System Maintenance

Implement preventive and corrective maintenance activities of video surveillance system



Competency Area

Rail Systems Maintenance


Carry out scheduled maintenance work

Perform preparation work to conduct maintenance on VSS

Check serviceability of VSS and components

Carry out preventive maintenance of VSS according to organisation procedures, WI and/or original OEM technical manuals

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

Record VSS maintenance activities and report occurrences of faults identified

Conduct corrective maintenance

Interpret work orders and prepare for corrective maintenance

Normalise software faults on VSS

Dismantle faulty components in VSS for corrective maintenance

Carry out rectification, repair and/ or replacement of faulty components

Reassemble and reinstate VSS

Perform system functionality tests on VSS

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

Record and collate documentation on VSS maintenance activities

Troubleshoot, locate faults and recommend rectification

Use troubleshooting tools, equipment and methods to locate and analyse causes of VSS and components faults

Apply fault identification procedures to determine causes of faults in VSS

Test and check system performance and serviceability

Recommend corrective actions for identified faults on VSS

Perform system software reconfiguration and/or upgrades

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

Analyse maintenance work documented for VSS to identify possible workflow improvements so as 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 on VSS

Review organisational VSS maintenance procedures and WI

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

Monitor overall maintenance progress of VSS to determine system performance reliability and effectiveness

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

Develop troubleshooting, rectification and fault analysis methods and techniques

Develop test procedures for system performance checks

Coordinate VSS maintenance with other rail systems maintenance needs