Locomotive Driver (Acacia Ridge, AU)

Locomotive Driver (Acacia Ridge, AU)

About the role:

Aurizon's Acacia Ridge Depot is looking for a qualified locomotive driver to join their team on an 8 month fixed-term contract. Based at Acacia Ridge, you will assist with yard operations and mainline driving on the North Coast line to/from Maryborough.

  • Operation of locomotives including line haul, shunting and marshalling
  • Examine and certify trains as ready for departure
  • Work in accordance with Aurizon's safety and operational standards and procedures
  • Provide quality customer service
  • Contribute to ongoing performance improvement
  • Apply 'best practice' train management techniques to ensure efficient and safe train operations
  • Work in driver-only capacity on the mainline

About you: 

  • Certificate in Locomotive Driving or equivalent (Mandatory)
  • Hold a valid 'C' class driver's license (Mandatory)
  • Ability to work on a 24/7 roster
  • Current route qualification advantageous
  • Current QLD safe-working qualifications
  • Ability to meet CAT 1 Rail Medical Assessment and other pre - offer checks

About Aurizon:

Aurizon is a top-100 ASX-listed company and Australia's largest rail freight operator.  Each day we transport coal, iron ore and other minerals as well as agricultural and general freight across the nation.  We strive for a diverse, collaborative, creative and high performance culture that celebrates the contribution of every employee, be they male or female, blue collar or white collar, and allows them to build better careers as they help us build a better company.

Our benefits: 

  • Discounts on selected health insurance funds, personal travel, gyms, vehicles and retail brands
  • Parental Leave Program and Super Booster
  • Access to an employee assistance program
  • Access to female and ATSI mentoring programs
  • Flexible Working Arrangements (Business needs)
  • A diverse work environment that wins awards for gender equity, LGBTI inclusion and workplace diversity

Our values:

Safety: Safety of ourselves and others is our number one priority. Safety is at the core of everything we do as we commit to ZEROHARM.

People: Diversity strengthens our capability. Our energy, courage and passion motivate us to create extraordinary outcomes.

Integrity: We are honest, fair and conduct business with the highest ethical standards. We are respectful in all of our dealings.

Customer: Customers are at the heart of our business. We consistently deliver what we promise.

Excellence: We create value through collaboration, and innovation. Our hallmarks are clear accountability, continuous improvement.

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Wednesday, July 18, 2018 12:00 AM
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