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Scotrail Jobs Near Me 2023 – trainee train driver

Website Scotrail

Job Description:

We are seeking a trainee train driver. This is an exciting chance to embark on a new and interesting career with great prospects and benefits. Our train drivers are excellent communicators who are passionate about customer service and are able to stay calm and alert whilst working under pressure.

Job Responsibilities:

Drivers have a leading role in ensuring the safety of customers and colleagues. Varying circumstances, for example; weather, foliage, gradients and environment can alter how a driver will negotiate the track. It is therefore essential that a driver is familiar with the route and has a logical mind in order to anticipate changes required. On some trains it is necessary to make announcements to passengers and open and close doors by remote control. A good communicator, you will liaise with other rail staff and on occasion, provide written incident reports.

Qualification & Experience:

Experience working in an equally responsible role where safety is paramount is essential. Enthusiasm, a positive approach and an ability to stay focused is as important as good problem solving. A flexible approach is vital as shift and weekend working will be required. Ideally you will hold a current driving licence., Selection process: Short-listed candidates will be invited to two separate assessment days in Glasgow and a further day for interview. You may be asked to attend these days at short notice. The final stage for successful candidates will be a medical examination and drugs/alcohol screening. Appointees will be asked to submit at least two satisfactory references, Disclosure Scotland clearance and complete a six-month probation period. Shift times will vary between early and late, including weekend working.

Job Details:

Company: Scotrail

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location:Uddingston, Scotland, UK

Application Deadline: N/A

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