Duty Rail Control Manager - Derby

Location Derby
Discipline: Ex Forces / Military, Engineering, Supply Chain, Blue Light Recruitment
Job type: Permanent - Full Time
Salary: £45000 - £51000
Published: about 2 months ago
​Derby - Salary £45k to £51k dependant on experience

Our client is a prominent player in the rail industry.

They specialise in the movement of rolling stock for rolling stock companies and train operating companies as well as locomotive spot hire services and the operation of charter trains.

They are currently recruiting a Duty Control Manager based in Derby.

They have received significant investment into the business in recent years and have stated its ambitions to procure new-built locomotives and to operate its own high speed freight services, challenging the traditional model.

This Duty Control Manager role therefore presents an outstanding opportunity for a rail operations candidate with a background in a rail control office environment.

As a Duty Control Manager, you’ll have overall responsibility for the safety, operation and performance of the train plan on all shifts. Your main duties will include:

•Clearly communicating the correct timescales to facilitate the safe and efficient operational performance of the train plan.

•Deal with the reporting and recording of any Incidents, Accidents, Environmental occurrences in a professional and efficient manner informing the appropriate parties in the correct timescales in accordance with company procedures.

•To manage all aspects of the train operations plan including staff and resource issues and work towards successful completion of work on their shift.

•To ensure all work undertaken is recorded and logged in detail to an appropriate standard in real time.

•Management of all personnel on their shift in terms of all short-term changes, sickness and exceedances.

The successful candidate should have a minimum of 5 years’ experience within railway operations, preferably within a railway Control Office environment.

Our client can offer you a rewarding position within a stimulating, commercially focused environment, working for a thriving and ethical company.

If you are interested in this role, please get in touch and apply below.

This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of RecruitME which is acting as a recruitment agency. RecruitME is committed to equal opportunity and diversity and embraces applications from all sections of society, regardless of sexual orientation, race, age, gender identity, sex, disability, marital status, religion, or belief. RecruitME is a Gold Award holder of the Armed Forces Covenant and is committed to working alongside veterans and ex-servicemen and women.