Chief Depot Expert

Date: 10 Sep 2023

Location: Mumbai (IND_MMR), IN

Company: Systra

The global leader in public transport infrastructure, SYSTRA has specialized in the mass transit and rail market since 1957. The main shareholders of SYSTRA are SNCF and RATP. Its ambition is to serve emerging needs for collective and sustainable mobility throughout the world. With a presence in 80 countries, SYSTRA manages over 3,000 projects for high-speed systems, traditional rail lines, metros and tramways throughout the world.


In India, SYSTRA is an international consulting and engineering company operating in the fields of Metros, High Speed Rail, Railways, Roads, Buildings, Urban planning, and Water & Environment for public and private organizations.

Our engineers work with passion to deliver the most reliable, cost-effective and made-to measures solutions allowing end users to move seamlessly.

SYSTRA’s unique expertise is backed with a reputation built through technical excellence delivered on projects. Thanks to our know-how of our employees spread across India, we are present at all stages from upstream studies to operation and maintenance. We provide a comprehensive solution to manage all kinds of missions: Detailed Design Consultant, Project Management, Independent checking services.


Systra has been involved in 1 out of 2 metros projects worldwide designing 1360 kms of metro network including the world’s first longest driverless line in Dubai and the world’s busiest metro line carrying 72,000 passengers per hour in the holy city of Mecca. In India, the launch of the first line of Delhi Metro Rail Corporation in 2002, put Systra’s on the map as a key partner for mass transit lines in the country and initiated a longstanding partnership with DMRC.

Since then Systra been involved in 80% of metro projects in India in all major Indian cities – Chennai, Mumbai, Delhi, Lucknow, Hyderabad, Pune, Nagpur to name a few. The collective team competence built up in the two decades in the metro business renders us capable of delivering innovative, reliable, cost competitive solutions adhering to the highest standards of safety and quality.

Main duties

The Role

Will assist Project Director and Deputy Project Director in the entire depot works and will closely coordinate with GC-Civil DMRC to review the overall depot plan prepared by the DDC keeping in mind the functionalities.

Main duties

  • Will review the design and drawings and approve any modifications in approved plans, drawings and methodology that may be necessitated to change in field conditions during construction. 

  • Review and approval of designs and drawings of temporary works and shifting of utilities during construction of the project. 

  • Supplement the details given in DPR or previously completed specifications - depots, workshops and storage areas.

  • Preparation of Tender documents and assistance for selection of DDC/Suppliers/ Contractors.

  • General methodology and allotment and allocation. 

  • Supervision and approval of the Contractor's performance of the work. 

  • Trial Runs, sub-system tests and Integration system tests. 

  • Preparation of manuals for construction, administration, operation and maintenance of Mumbai Metro. 


  • Graduate in Electrical/ Mechanical Engineering.

  • Overall 20 years of experience and 8 years experience in Metro systems. 


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