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Trainee Rail Operative

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    Rail, Facilities Management

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  • Salary:

    £11.61 per hour

  • Contact:

    Miren Chauhan

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  • Published:

    26 days ago

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Are you looking for a career in the rail industry?

TXM Recruit are working in partnership with a high profile railway client. They are expanding their fleet and are looking for multiple Trainee Rail Operative to join their team located in Cambridge – CB1 3AE on a initial 4 month contract. This role is paying £11.61 per hour.

This is an excellent opportunity to gain experience and begin a career in the rail industry! Full training will be given to successful applicants. If you are hardworking, happy to work shifts and have an appreciation for health and safety then please read on.

Main Duties:
  • Responsible for the safe and efficient working of all train movement.
  • Shunting within Cambridge Carriage Sidings and other locations under the instructions of the Carriage Siding Supervisor.
  • Liaise with Train Crew, Signallers and other staff on matters relating to working within Cambridge Carriage Siding
  • Using safe radio protocols where appropriate
  • Carry out various other duties to maintain standard documentation, maintain security, and maintain good standard of cleanliness within the Carriage Sidings.
What We Require?
  • You will have excellent verbal communication skills as you will be required to liaise with other team members on safety critical matters via radio.
  • You will have a flexible approach to work as the role covers all shifts, a heavy commitment to night shifts and weekend/bank holiday working.
  • Have a good standard of literacy, clear communication skills and be willing to undertake initial training as required.
  • Happy to undertake assessment in the role.
  • There is a requirement to wear protective clothing (issued by the client)
Main Details:
Job Title: Trainee Rail Operative
Shifts: Days and Nights
Pay Rate: £11.61
Contract: 4 Months ongoing
Location: Cambridge – CB1 3AE

This is a fantastic opportunity to join an exciting, friendly, and fast paced team, delivering essential services.

TXM Recruit is an equal opportunities employer. If you have any specific requirements or require assistance or reasonable adjustments to be made for you during the selection process due to disability or long-term health condition, we will do our best to assist you.

If you want to register your interest and apply, please contact me on the below:
Miren Chauhan
Delivery Consultant
Mob: 07586072198