Vacancy for Shunter Driver - Brighton (Current & Future Vacancies)

Job Reference: GTR/1669
Job Title: Shunter Driver - Brighton (Current & Future Vacancies)
Training Salary: £27,734.00
Salary: 30,103.00
Location: Brighton
Hours of Work: All Shifts
Job Expires: 29 Dec 2017 at 12:00AM

About Govia Thameslink Railway

We have an excellent opportunity within our Engineering Department for a Shunter Driver.

The purpose of this role is to ensure that rolling stock is moved, prepared and dispatched to meet service requirements and to facilitate the most efficient train presentation operation.  Your base will be at Brighton Depot so you will have to live within a reasonable communiting time to ensure that you can make your shift times.

The successful candidate will be involved in:

•Responsible for the safe movement  of rolling stock within the depot
•Responsible for driving & shunting rolling stock
•Carry out fuelling of diesel trains as required
•Carry out train preparation duties
•Responsible for reporting defeccts to trains, depot track, or equipment and facillites encountered during the course of work.

Candidates should be able to demonstrate the following in their applications:

  • Ability to work as a member of a team
  • Problem solving skills
  • Good communication

What we can offer you:

  • Final salary pension
  • Free travel on GTR and sister groups
  • 75% off travel on other train operating companies
  • Benefits package

Please see the full job description for further information.

Please Note - Do NOT apply for this vacancy if you have applied within the last 6 months and was taken through the screening process.


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