Track Maintenance Supervisor

Cat5 Rail is a leading provider of Rail personnel throughout Australia and New Zealand.
We utilise our extensive experience in all aspects of labour recruitment, human resources and safety management to get the best outcomes for our clients and our people. 

We are seeking applications from Track Maintenance Supervisors who have experience working on Tier 1 Rail Networks to become part of our team 
What we can offer you:

  • Cat5 Rail is a company who values their people
  • Safety is our highest priority in all aspects of what we do
  • Great pay and conditions
  • We offer upskilling opportunities including nationally accredited qualifications
  • FIFO or Residential (8/6), (11/10), (2:1)
  • To work in a key role with one of the worlds largest mining companies
  • Ongoing long-term role working as part of a great team and business

To be considered applicants must meet the following essential criteria:

  • A proven track record in implementing railway construction maintenance plans and develop strategies in accordance with procedures and industry best practice
  • Shown evidence in providing input to the planning of rail construction and the team, to ensure safe and efficient execution of works
  • Ability to manage unplanned breakdowns to ensure equipment is constantly operating in a timely manner and administrate the reporting of asset breakdowns and damage
  • Organise the maintenance of assets such as hi rail excavators, front end loaders, tool trucks, service vehicles etc.
  • Thorough experience in the supervision of contractors and subcontractors to ensure technical and quality standards are achieved safely and efficiently
  • Lead and develop a maintenance workforce (Electricians & Mechanical Fitters) with team structure to meet operational scopes and budgets
  • Implement standards and continuous improvements for hazard/risk identification and the ability to develop controls and verification procedures
  • Supporting the lead construction personnel to ensure product and equipment is available as required to execute rail works
  • Lead by example within a key role supporting the overall rail maintenance teams
  • Good communication, interpersonal and people management skills
  • Planning and improvement strategies on the capability of equipment and people
  • Sound judgement including balancing competing issues
  • Full C Class Driving Licence or higher with no restrictions
  • Able to pass Rail Category 1 medical and ongoing D&A screens

  Desirable but not essential:

  • Trade qualified Electrician or Heavy Diesel Fitter
  • Computer literacy with Microsoft Suite, planning systems, administration
  • Inducted and experience on BHP, Rio Tinto, FMG, Roy Hill Networks

With our commitment to achieving a diverse workforce, we strongly encourage Female, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants.

If this sounds like you and you are ready to take the next step in a fulfilling career with opportunity to grow, then apply now.

  • FIFO or Residential (8/6), (11/10), (2:1)
  • Great pay and conditions
  • Ongoing long-term role working as part of a great team and business