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Track Maintainer
Alice Springs

GWA is offering

  • Attractive remuneration
  • Fulltime ongoing employment
  • Relocation to the right candidate



Genesee & Wyoming Australia (GWA) is a progressive and established rail owner and operator in South Australia, New South Wales and the Northern Territory with over 600 employees. GWA owns and operates the 2,200km Tarcoola to Darwin rail road, and operates on a number of New South Wales and regional South Australian railroads servicing bulk minerals and agricultural customers. GWA is 51% owned by G&W Inc., a New York Stock Exchange listed entity (NYSE: GWR) and 49% owned by a consortium of funds and clients managed by Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets.




GWA is currently seeking a Track Maintainer to join our team based in Alice Springs. The successful candidate will carry out routine track maintenance  and maintenance of associated infrastructure in accordance with maintenance requirements. 


The roster for Northern Territory work is block working up to 11 days on, 3 days off roster, this is not a FIFO role. The successful candidate would need to reside in Alice Springs.


Daily duties will include the use of manual hand tools and some use of heavy vehicle equipment.  Training will be provided to the successful candidate, however the following qualifications would be advantageous.


Qualifications sought but not essential:

  • Certificate II or III in Rail Infrastructure
  • Experience in Safe working and Track Protection
  • Excavator and skid-steer licences
  • Basic computer proficiency

To be successful in this role you will be:

  • Safety conscious
  • Hardworking, motivated and reliable
  • A team player who can also work autonomously
  • Willing to undertake necessary training for the position

It will be advantageous if you have previous experience in track maintenance and a White card / Construction card. Please note: it is not essential to meet this criteria.


Shortlisted applicants will be required to undertake a pre-employment health assessment.



For further information regarding this position contact

Sonny Malaeulu, Track Superintendent on  0419 537 400


Applications close soon.


Genesee & Wyoming Australia Pty Ltd is an Equal Opportunity Employer

and has a zero tolerance to drugs and alcohol in the workplace.

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