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SSOW and Possession Planner

  • Salary: £36000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + car, pension
  • Location: Somerset
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Rail , Civil Engineering/Infrastructure , Safety Critical
  • Job reference: 387812JDA

Job description

Working with a long established and highly successful civil engineering contractor Network Rail I am currently recruiting for a SSOW and Possession Planner to become an integral part of their team in the South West.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Plan & create Safe Systems of Work plans in accordance with the type of work required to take place, maintain documented records of all planned Safe Systems of Work.
  • Work & communicate closely with Contracts Managers, Site Managers & Works Managers to ensure that SSOWP are produced accurately and in a timely manner.
  • Attend & represent the company at all possession management meetings.
  • Identify Green Zone opportunities & programme work into them.
  • Brief & update the COSS, PC or IWA with SSOWP prior to the works commencing ensuring that it is understood and compliant.
  • Maintain continued professional development & working practice within the industry rule book regulations, comply with policies & procedures. Develop Line Blockage & Possession Planning skills
  • Attend Possession Planning System (PPS) Training Course to enable possession worksite planning & input

To be considered for this position you must substantial experience working in a railway environment on Network Rail infrastructure. You must also hold Safe System of Work Planner qualification and ideally hold ES or COSS / SWL1 or SWL2. Ideally you will have experience of PPS planning and be competent in the use of GZAM / GZAC. You will also be IT literate and hold a full UK driving license.

Salary and package available for this position is in the region of £36000 to £40000 per annum with competitive benefits including vehicle or allowance, pension and other benefits.

Please apply immediately with your up to date CV.

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