Railport Operative

Railport Operative

Job Title: Railport Operative
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Northampton, Northamptonshire
Salary: Up to £32000 per annum
Reference: 14588/001_1516630664
Contact Name: Natalie Sabatina-Fraiser
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 22, 2018 14:17

Job Description



This truly is an amazing and unique opportunity to join a well known and widely respected logistics company working as a railport operative.

You will be joining a workforce who have excellent work ethics and professional attitudes. This role demands a significant amount of responsibility with an extremely varied and interesting workload.

You will be working outside in all weather conditions on this 24/7 site and you will receive full and comprehensive 'on the job' training.

In the role of Railport Operative, your key responsibilities will include:

  • Driving Shunt Locomotives.
  • Performing arrival, pre-departure and final train checks.
  • Performing train-shunting duties.
  • Operating 90-ton Intermodal reach stackers. (Container Handler)
  • Stock integrity checks.
  • Complying to H&S regulations.

The successful candidate will ideally have:

  • Intermodal Reach Stacker Licence.
  • 08 Shunt Locomotive Licence - Trained in Shunting and Train Preparation.
  • Certificate of Competency in Carriage and Wagon examination.
  • PTS.
  • Experience in admin in a Railport / Logistics environment.
  • The ability to multitask whilst adhering to H&S regulations.
  • The ability to meet deadlines.
  • Have a flexible attitude to work.

On Offer:

  • Salary to £32,000 dependant on experience, plus overtime.
  • Various shifts available.
  • Pension.
  • Free onsite parking.
  • Full company training.
  • Progression opportunities.

If you are disciplined, motivated and ready for a new challenge, please click 'apply now' to send your CV straight through to:

Natalie Sabatina-Fraiser

Morgan Ryder Associates

At Morgan Ryder we can provide you with a full range of employment opportunities from short term and fixed term temporary vacancies to permanent positions.

We recruit for companies that operate in the following industries: Food and Drink Manufacturers, FMCG, Packaging, Engineering, Automotive, Aerospace, Warehousing, Logistics, Waste Management, Petro Chemical, Pharmaceutical, Power & Renewable Energy.

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