Deputy General Director for Maintenance - Kazakhstan (f/m/d)

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Deputy General Director for Maintenance - Kazakhstan (f/m/d)

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Entry date: January 1, 2022 Job No.: 108457
  • DB Engineering&Consulting GmbH
  • Infrastructure, Rail Transport, Projects, Engineering
  • Full Time
  • from Jan 1, 2022
  • Nur-Sultan

We are looking for a Deputy Channel Director for Maintenance, based in Nur-SultanDeutsche Bahn’s expertise is in high demand all around the world. As a leading engineering and consulting company in the rail sector, DB Engineering & Consulting offers that knowledge – starting with an idea and continuing all the way to operations. We advise our customers in Germany and around the globe, develop technically sophisticated and customized infrastructure, mobility and transport solutions. With sustainable concepts, we ensure the future success of economic regions, make important contributions to the protection of the environment and help shape the world of the future. ​Since 1966, DB Engineering & Consulting has implemented thousands of projects of any size and complexity in over 100 countries. About 5,000 employees from 84 nations are currently realizing the projects of our customers with professional knowledge and intercultural experience.The project in Kazakhstan: DB Engineering & Consulting is continuing its successful work in Kazakhstan. At the end of 2020, DB Engineering & Consulting and Kazakhstan Temir Zholy (KTZ), the national railway company of Kazakhstan, agreed on the formal extension of their strategic cooperation agreement on passenger transportation for the year 2021. With this extension, DB Engineering & Consulting will continue to bring its wide-ranging experience and expertise in infrastructure and passenger transportation, gained on similar projects in Germany and other international locations, to the people of Kazakhstan.

  • Responsible for the maintenance and provision of rolling stock for railway operations
  • Review and establish regimes to monitor compliance with all operation & maintenance standards and applicable rail industry standards
  • Undertake the role of the professional head of maintenance providing expertise and guidance throughout the company encompassing the safe operation
  • Lead direct and monitor the performance of the maintenance management teams and their reports
  • Responsible for achieving the highest level of safety and sustainability by executing regular and ad-hoc safety audits
  • Responsible for procurement contracts incl. maintenance


  • University degree (B. Sc. or M.Sc.) in Engineering or any other relevant qualification
  • 10 years’ experience in maintenance and operation of rolling stock including 5 years in an executive position in railway transport
  • Relevant experience with transformation projects in the railway industry
  • Excellent negotiation and communication skills, problem-solving competence
  • Demonstrate leadership and working with multinational teams especially from Eastern European countries
  • Fluency in Russian (English or German as a second language). Any other language is a plus. 
  • Willing to move your primary residence to Eastern Europe/ Central Asia



Start date: 01.01.2022

Location: Eastern Europe/ Central Asia


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