Level 4 Locomotive Driver - Coppabella
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Work type: Full Time
Categories: Operations Train Crew
Pacific National is committed to diversity in our workforce and encourages women and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to apply.
Competitive remuneration + remote living incentive or paid village accommodation
Permanent opportunity, Coppabella location
12 hour rotating shifts, weekend and night work required
About the Role
We are seeking to hire several qualified Locomotive Drivers on a full-time basis for our Coal Business in the Queensland Region, based at our Coppabella Depot. The roles report into the Operations Manager and will be working on a 24/7 roster.
The primary objective of a Locomotive Driver is to prepare, manage and operate locomotives and trains safely in accordance with their level of competency, safe working qualifications and established Pacific National’s operational procedures and agreements, in order to meet customer and operational requirements.
Other key responsibilities include:
Working with key internal stakeholders to achieve a 'Delivered In-Full, On-Time' (DIFOT) performance for the Pacific National group
Proactively working towards and supporting the achievement of safety goals
Provisioning and preparing locomotives for train operations including checking and testing control systems as well as preparing relevant compliance documentation
Performing and maintaining locomotive train operations in accordance with specifications and procedures
On-going commitment to company values of Safety, Integrity, Accountability and Team Work.
Our ideal candidate will be a qualified Locomotive Driver with a current Cert 4 in Train Driving. Experience in diesel and electric locomotives, Distributed Power and ECP braking desirable but not essential.
In addition, you will be expected to demonstrate:
High regard for safety
Proven rail freight locomotive driving experience
Positive and supportive attitude when working within a team environment
Basic level of computer literacy is required
Be focused on customer needs and requirements
Willingness to undertake ongoing training and development activities
Current full drivers licence
Availability and flexibility to work a 24/7 roster that includes both local working and barracks working
Open to continuous improvement
Pacific National (PN) is the largest provider of diversified rail freight services in Australia. We haul a variety of freight including coal, intermodal containers, steel, and a range of bulk commodities and materials that keep the region’s economy, businesses and households running. We operate nationally with approximately 3,500 staff in over 90+ sites across Australia.
Coppabella Depot is located in the centre of our Queensland Coal operations, and is blessed with a safe, motivated, dynamic and highly capable team.
Join us as we continue to transform our business and shape the rail freight industry, to achieve our vision of becoming Australia’s recognised leader for safe, innovative and sustainable rail freight solutions.
Continue to build your career with us.
For more information please contact
Robyn Peters from the HR team on +61 2 8484 8134 or alternately, apply today!
Please note that prior to applying for any vacancy, employees are required to discuss with their manager their intention to apply for another role.
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Advertised: E. Australia Standard Time 29 Sep 2020
Applications close: E. Australia Standard Time
27 Oct 2020
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