Rail Project Supervisors

MXR Consultancy Limited

Rail Recruitment Specialists

Full time
East Coast
Posted 2 years ago

Following a period of sustained growth, a major rail client of ours has opportunities for Rail Project Supervisors operating preferably East Coast.  Applicants must have a full driving licence and be suitably qualified in the planning and safe delivery of Track Renewals work packages in compliance with the appropriate Network Rail Group and Line Standards and Safety Legislation.

Responsibilities & Duties
    • Assist in the detailed planning and execution of Track Renewals Works as allocated by the Construction Manager and Senior Supervisor.
    • Responsible for planning and directing the activities of track staff.
    • Produce the required outputs to support effective and robust delivery of the works to completion.
    • Ensure agreed performance and other KPI’s are met
  • Ensure compliance with Contract allowables for all works.
  • Ensure compliance with all relevant Safety Legislation and Welfare Regulations.
  • Ensure all works undertaken comply with contract specifications and Group and Line Standards
  • Ensure all works are undertaken by competent staff.
  • Ensure maximum utilisation of resources in delivery of all works
  • Ensure all staff have the necessary skills and are competent to undertake all duties safely, efficiently and to Contract Specification.
  • Ensure all works are carried out safely in accordance with Rules, Regulations and appropriate Safety Legislation
  • Participate in the planning and preparation of Track Renewal works.
  • Co-ordinate/Chair/Attend and record site meetings.
  • Produce status and progress reports on site works.
  • Ensure all works are undertaken in accordance with the WPP and any deviations from programme timings are reported timorously.
  • Ensure track inspections are undertaken as stipulated in Network Rail Line Standard.
  • Undertake safety inspection as stipulated in MECX Group procedures and Contract requirements.
  • Assist in the production of WPP’s and Task Briefs.
  • Ensure appropriate Daily Work Returns (Planned v Actuals) are submitted timorously.
  • Undertake accident/incident investigations as required.
  • Ensure adequate provision of welfare facilities.
  • Procure tools, materials, small plant, lights etc for contracted works.
  • Attendance at meetings as required.
  • ‘On Call’ as required.

Qualifications & Skills

  • In depth knowledge of Track Renewals discipline.
  • Excellent knowledge of Rules and Regulations, HASAW and other appropriate regulations, including Group Standards.
  • Knowledge of financial controls.
  • Self-motivated and able to delivery works in challenging environments.
  • Tenacious and resilient.
  • Able to apply attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Have the ability to prioritise and escalate where necessary.
  • Be a confident and persuasive communicator.
  • Process demonstrable questioning and listening skills.
  • Have excellent time management and organisational skills Personal Track Safety.
  • Excellent interpersonal and man management skills
  • Ability to drive
  • Accident and incident investigation.
  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience in Permanent Way maintenance/track renewals with at least 2 years at Senior Technician or equivalent level.

Job Features

Job CategoryRail Engineering, Rail Supervisory
Feature 1Rail Project Supervisors
Feature 2Full Time
Feature 3East Coast