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Drivers Assistant

About Us

Pacific National is one of Australia's largest rail providers. We handle and haul millions of tonnes of agricultural and resource commodities, retail goods, manufacturing products, construction and other materials that keep the region's economy, businesses and households running.   We employ around 4000 people in over 100 sites across Australia. Join our team as we continue to strive to become market leaders in logistic services that connect businesses and their markets across Australia.

The Opportunity

We are seeking a Driver Assistant in Mount Isa. As a DA you will responsible for assisting on locomotives and trains in a safe manner that complies with operational procedures.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Perform the role of '2nd' person during train operations
  • Apply safe working rules and regulations
  • Maintain up to date knowledge of product, services, and procedures.
  • Apply accident-emergency procedures
  • Prepare train for departure
  • Proactively working towards and supporting the achievement of safety goals.

About You

To be successful in this role, you will demonstrate a proven work history in a similar position to reflect this. You will display a high regard for safety and demonstrate a supportive attitude when working within a team environment. In addition, a basic level of computer proficiency is required, as well as a customer focused approach to your work. Finally, a passion for success and personal development is a must, as is a current motor vehicle licence.

Please note that you must be available to work a 24/7 roster.

Closing Date

Applications close on 12 November 2018

Next Steps

Are you ready to be part of our future?

To apply, please click on the 'Apply' button below and follow the prompts.

To find out more about careers with us, our benefits and the opportunities we offer, visit our careers page       

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Closing Date

Thursday 13 December 2018

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