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Intermodal Train Crew Main Driver - Casual

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.

About the opportunity

As an experienced, qualified  Locomotive Driver you will prepare and operate locomotives and trains in a safe manner that complies with operational procedures. In tandem with this objective, you will play a key role in ensuring that customer and operational requirements are met, with a particular focus on delivery and quality. Additionally, you will provide leadership, instruction and mentoring to Junior Drivers, while proactively assisting with the development of the team culture across all streams.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Performing/coordinating shunting movements, both independently and in cooperation with Shift Managers, in accordance with established procedures and standards;
  • Processing and monitoring train performance information;
  • Working with key internal stakeholders to work towards a Delivered In-Full, On-Time (DIFOT) performance for the Pacific National group; and 
  • Proactively working towards and supporting the achievement of safety goals.

 About your experience

  • Qualified Locomotive Driver with an aptitude for mechanical work
  • Display a high regard for safety
  • Demonstrate a supportive attitude when working within a team environment
  • Have a basic level of computer proficiency
  • Hold a current motor vehicle licence.

The Benefits

  • Our culture embraces diversity and flexible work options. Working for us will put you in a strategic position with your career, with opportunities for growth and development along with financial and non financial benefits, such as paid parental leave, opportunity to purchase additional annual leave, discounts on health insurance, travel and more.

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

We continue to provide a dynamic, innovative, growth-focused environment and we are a company that lives and breathes its values of Safety, Customer, People & Teamwork and Performance.

Closing date

Applications close on 29th July 2018.

Next Steps

Are you ready to be part of our future?

 ***To register your interest with us, click on the APPLY NOW button below and complete our simple application form ensuring you select the locations and roles that you would like to be considered for in the future.***

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

Monday 30 July 2018

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