Experienced Machine Operators

Job Description


Purpose of Job:

Operate road rail plant within engineering possessions.


Principle Accountabilities:

  • To undertake checks against the rail plant using the F69 Pre-Use Inspection Report prior to the start of work.
  • To follow the instructions of the Machine / Crane Controller to ensure the safe movement and operation of rail plant.


Required Experience, Knowledge, Qualifications and Training:

  • Must hold a current CPCS competency card and have at least 5 years experience undertaking these duties working within engineering possessions.
  • Must hold a current Machine Operators competency.
  • Must complete the SAF6 Spoken Communications course.
  • Good knowledge and experience of the permanent way, and/or civil engineering, and statutory legislation would be desirable, but not essential.
  • Application of the Rule Book relevant to the safe movement and operation of rail plant.