Description : Role type : Permenant
Role type : Permenant
Hours : 40 hours per week
Key responsibilities :
Responsible for the safe preparation of the rail freight services as well as operation of a variety of traction within an off-
network marshalling yard. The successful candidates will shunt, marshal and dispatch trains in a safe, punctual and efficient manner in accordance with Railway rules and regulations, as well as operate locomotives under shunting arrangements in line with the same standards.
Key Criteria :
Previous operational / Ground staff / shunting experience within the Freight industry
Experience in a physical and safety critical role
Customer focused with experience gained in a Customer facing environment
Fast learner, both hands on and in a class room setting
Able to multi-task and make quick decisions for short notice changes to train plans.
Ability to work independently and on your own initiative.
Excellent and clear communication skills to relay important safety messages to your colleagues.
Safety conscious and ability to remain calm in an event of an emergency situation.
Flexible attitude to working hours as this is a shift based role on a nominal 40 hour week over 7 days per week.
A clean full UK driving licence
Van provided when needed
Training provided to progress
Unfortunatley we can not take on Trainees at this Time
If you are interested in this role, send in your CV and we will be in touch soon!