Trainee Locomotive Driver Job at Aurizon – Australia
Permanent – Full Time
Transport Operations & Logistics
About the role:
Aurizon’s Antiene (Muswellbrook) depot is seeking expressions of interest from safety focused, enthusiastic applicants who would like to commence a career in the rail industry! These positions are entry level roles which will give candidates exposure to the rail operations and will lead to qualified mainline driver roles for individuals that display our values and behaviours. Most of our trainees will be qualified mainline drivers within 10-12 months which means your salary increases from $72k (entry level trainee) – $123k plus super (qualified).
To excel in this position, you will relish to opportunity to learn new skills and put into practice what you are taught in the classroom.
24×7 rotating shift roster 365 days a year including nights, weekends and public holidays
Apply theoretical knowledge from training to practical operation
Work in accordance with Aurizon’s safety and operational standards and procedures
Safely operate motor vehicles.
Follow procedures to operate equipment to load/unload trains in a safe & timely manner
Inspect and report faults on all relevant equipment by undertaking procedural checks
Complete general labouring/admin duties to support efficient operation.
All-encompassing focus on safety along with great interpersonal skills
Superior team-work skills
Hold a valid open driver’s license
Excellent communication skills
Ability to work a rotating shift roster including early starts, nights, weekends & public holiday.
Our Recruitment Process:
Onsite testing/Assessment Centre
Cat 1 rail medical/ fitness test
Traffic history infringement check
5 years reference checking
Discounts on selected health insurance funds, personal travel, vehicles and retail brands
Parental Leave Program and Super Booster
Access to an employee assistance program
At Aurizon we believe in connection
It is our ability to connect that strengthens communities, industries and builds economies. It helps to embrace diversity in our workplace and that is the experience we want for everyone. We are building a culture where everyone is seen, heard and valued, because of their diversity. We value inclusion throughout the whole company and encourage you to apply.
Aurizon is Australia’s largest rail freight operator and a top ASX company. Each year, we transport more than 250 million tonnes of Australian commodities, connecting miners, primary producers, and industry with international and domestic markets. To learn about us and our company values visit www.aurizon.com.au/careers
Please apply online for job vacancy reference 89700
Advertised: 30 Jun 2022 E. Australia Standard Time
Applications close: 12 Jul 2022 E. Australia Standard Time
About the Company
Company: Aurizon –
Company Location: Australia