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Casual & Permanent Level 4 Drivers Wanted!
Mudgee

 

GWA are offering: 

 

* Casual and Permanent roles based at Mudgee

* Excellent Remuneration

 *Extensive Training & Support 

 

 

ABOUT US

Genesee & Wyoming Company (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 services the Hunter Valley coal supply chain. GWA also operates regional South Australian railroads servicing bulk minerals and agricultural customers. GWA is 51% owned by G&W Inc. and 49% owned by Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets and is highly regarded for its safety focus, operating expertise and financial strength.

 

ABOUT THE ROLE

We are currently seeking Level 4 Driver applications to fill a combination of casual and permanent vacancies to join our team based at Mudgee. Limited positions are available. The core purpose of the role is to operate locomotives and provide operational support to ensure the safe and efficient working of freight trains.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Operate locomotives in a safe and efficient manner
  • Carry out shunting at yards, depots and sidings and carry out the examination of trains, including the conducting of brake and continuity tests
  • Carry out preparation, stabling, turning and assembling of locomotives
  • Carry out minor running repairs and card vehicles for attention and carry out trip servicing of locomotives and railcars
  • Carry out roll-by inspections and pilot locomotives, railcars and trains as required
  • Correct and reset minor on-road faults and diagnose and liaise with specialist staff for major on-road faults and failures
  • Prepare reports in relation to locomotive/vehicle/wagon defects, accidents, incidents and irregularities
  • Operate, in accordance with correct procedures, all communications equipment and prepare documentation associated with the operation of the train
  • Drive motor vehicles

 

ABOUT YOU

You will be part of the train crew servicing our Hunter Valley coal operations. You will work on highly technologically advanced locomotives and rollingstock, and will play a key role in the ongoing success of the operation.

 

This is a 24/7 operation, therefore you must be available to work various shifts on weekdays, weekends and public holidays.

 

To be successful you must possess:

  • Locomotive Driver qualifications
  • Recent practical experience working on diesel locomotives
  • A basic working knowledge of safe-working procedures in a railway environment
  • A current unrestricted motor vehicle drivers licence
  • A strong commitment to following rules and operating safely
  • A flexible can-do attitude with a strong work ethic
  • A willingness to be part of a team
  • A positive outlook and enthusiastic attitude
  • A high level of concentration
  • Current NSW safeworking qualification (desirable)
  • Qualification in Train Orders for the network (desirable)

 

HOW TO APPLY 

If you meet the required expectations and seeking the flexibility of casual or permanent work, please hit the 'Apply' button now.  Please have your cover letter and resume prepared as one document to attach.

 

If you are successful with progressing through the recruitment stage, you will be required to complete a National Criminal Police Check and pass a Category 1 medical assessment, along with providing all the required qualifications. If this role sounds of interest to you, please apply now! 

 

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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