Railport Operative


Location: South Yorkshire

Job Type: Full time


Our commitment to you, once you join our team, is to foster growth and provide developmental opportunities to ensure you reach your utmost potential.

Operate gantry cranes, mobile heavy lifting equipment, plant and ancillary equipment as authorised to do so, giving flexibility as and when required.

Prepare trains for departure strictly in accordance with the provisions of Personnel & Safety Directive PSD/0233 “Train Pre-Departure Preparation Safety Check” under the direction of a supervisor.

Carry out C&W exams on trains in accordance with company group standards.

Carry out wagon/container number checks, unlocking twist locks and retrieving documents.

Ensure that any defects are reported immediately to management and the relevant forms are completed

Control vehicle movements within the crane area or lifter areas as and when required.

Fully utilise available Freightliner IT systems relevant to the scope of your work.

Undertake regular written physical checks of laden and empty storage areas.

Undertake non-technical examinations of empty containers and record details of the check.

Undertake general housekeeping duties within the site.

Undertake train-shunting duties as directed.

Ensure prompt reporting of any mishap, near miss, lifted wagons or any other problem, completing all relevant supporting documentation.

Attend safety briefings and adhere to instructions contained therein.

We are looking for the most committed and reliable individuals who possess the knowledge, skills and experience needed for their roles.

In return we can offer competitive pay, excellent benefits, a competitive pension scheme and a rewarding career in an award-winning team

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