Transet: Train Assistant Traineeship programme and jobs 2019

Closing Date:Tuesday 9th of April 2019 Organization Transet Employment TypeTraineeship Province GautengTown/CityJohannesburgRatings

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Position Purpose

To assist the Train Driver in the movement of the train, shunt the train and to convey information to the client centre en route to enhance the safe, fast movement of commodities.

Position outputs

Assist the Train Driver in the safe movement of the train from station/departure to its destination.Execute shunting activities in sidings and en-route according to directives received / orders to ensure fright is transported and delivered according to train plan.Assist the Train Driver in ensuring the safety of the train and its load by ensuring that it is protected all the time during the trip according to the safety standards and trains working rules and ensure a hazardous free environment.Perform various administration duties of moderate complexity requiring general knowledge of train services and otherProvide accurate feedback timeously to the Train Driver along the route to enable the driver to complete the trip safely and according to regulation.

Qualifications & Experience

Grade 12 with MathematicsAt least 1,6 meters tallVisual acuityPhysically able to lift and carry objects (be prepared to be subjected to assessment of physical abilities)


Train Assistant Initial courseGeography of the section of responsibilityShunting proceduresTrain ServiceAct 85Vocational knowledgeHigh voltage safety instructionsGeneral and local appendix and directivesHazardous materialsRadio train order system


NegotiatingMathematicalStress handlingProblem solvingHazmat risk handlingInterpersonal effectivenessAnalyticalCommunicationReport writingInterpretationBe in possession of a Diploma in Trains WorkingObservationData capturingConflict handlingWriting

How to Apply

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