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Post: Transnet Group Services, Shared Services, Johannesburg,
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Operating Division: Transnet Freight Rail
Position Title: Trainee Yard Official
Employee Group: Trainee
Reporting To: Yard Foreman
Grade Level: SSTP
Reference Number: 50018020
Applicants are invited who are prepared to successfully undergo Yard Official duties training (theoretical and practical) and be certified to work independently as a Yard Official.
To place and clear wagons and locomotives; compile, receive and dispatch train- to pass the information on in order to deliver wagons/trains to their required destination according to a prescribed set of rules safely.
Execute marshalling activities
Execute train dispatch duties
Plan and execute shunting activities during abnormal working
Execute operational activities at control points
Perform administration duties
Perform team leader role at control points
Qualifications & Experience:
Be prepared to successfully undergo Yard Official duties training (theoretical and practical) and be certified to work independently as a Yard Official.
Be prepared to undergo periodic medical surveillance and safety behavioural risk assessments during the selection process and every 12 months.
Physical hearing, vision, mental, fitness (to be verified through medical tests and related safety behavioural risk
Variation agreement compliance and labour Agreements
OSH act 1993
Train working rules
Safety legislation and safety
Human Capital processes and policies
Substance Abuse policy and procedures
Psychomotor skills (Reactions/ coordination)
Speed/distance estimation (judgement)
Communication (giving direction)
Attention to detail
Spatial 3D (see the object and/or markings in space)
Eye, and hand coordination
Willing to work shifts
HOW TO APPLY
“NB: The candidate must meet the minimum inherent health requirements of the job”
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