Access Co-ordinator [Works Delivery]

Network Rail
North Lanarkshire
09 Nov 2019
15 Nov 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
About Network Rail

Network Rail is at the heart of revitalising Britains railway. From Crossrail Europes largest civil engineering project to investment in elite stations and major programmes of electrification, we're involved in some of the most ambitious and diverse ventures that this country has ever seen.

Route Business Scotland plans, operates and maintains the railway in Scotland day-to-day. Our business units routes work closely with our customers, and are accountable for improving customer service, safety, and performance, as well as providing a value for money railway. Brief Description
As Access Co-Ordinator [Works Delivery] you will arrange track access to support efficient delivery of maintenance and third party works in accordance with planning timescales. You will produce and maintain the Delivery Unit Possession Plan. About the role (External)
Key Accountabilities

1. Control the application of all access and isolation requests for the Delivery Unit.
2. Produce and manage the Delivery Unit Period Possession Plan.
3. Optimise the use of possessions and isolations.
4. Submit possessions and Temporary Speed Restriction requests using the Possession Planning System (PPS).
5. Control the possession change control process.
6. Process isolation requests and pass to the Isolation Planner.

Job Skills, Experience and Qualifications

Knowledge of access planning processes and systems
Detailed knowledge of relevant standards and procedures
Knowledge of maintenance processes and techniques
Knowledge of operational railway environment
Good geographical knowledge
Good interpersonal, communication and organisational skills How To Apply- External
What can we offer you.?
At Network Rail, you have the chance to develop a long, rewarding career. There are many different career paths - and many opportunities to fulfil your potential. After all, we believe that investing in our people via training and development is one of the most effective ways of improving the safety, reliability and efficiency of the railways. You can expect competitive pay, a bonus scheme and a choice of contributory pension schemes. We also offer a generous annual leave package, plus up to 75% discount on season rail tickets.
We adhere to a structured pay framework, any salary offered will be within the following pay range:
Band/Grade: Band 5
Salary: 28,000-31,000

At Network Rail we support applications from a diverse range of candidates regardless of age, disability, marital status (including civil partnerships), pregnancy or maternity, race, religion or belief, sexual orientation, transgender status, sex (or gender), employment status, membership or non-membership of trade union, social class or any other irrelevant factor. We are committed to interviewing all applicants who declare a disability and meet the essential criteria advertised. We continue to strive to build a workforce as diverse as the communities we serve. We value the commitments you may have outside of work and will consider flexible working applications. If we can make it work we will!
We are required to follow UK Government standards when carrying out pre-employment checks for you; this includes a basic criminal record check. In addition to this, in accordance with the UK Government you are also required to verify your identity, your right to work in the UK and your previous three years employment history.
How to apply: Please click apply now to apply

Please clearly show in your application how your skills and experience match the requirements of this role.

Keeping people safe on the railway is at the heart of everything we do. Safe behaviour is therefore a requirement of working for Network Rail. You should demonstrate your personal dedication to safety on your application.
Closing date: 21 November 2019

Interviews are due to be held week commencing: 3 rd June 2019

Please note late applications will not be accepted.

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