Supervisor – Overhead Rail

  • Australian Sponsored 482 Visa
  • Perth, WA

Website Titan Recruitment

Job description: About the Role
Overhead Supervisor required for a leading Rail Engineering, construction and maintenance specialist. Your role will see you working on some of the major metronet projects along with some key clients in regards to smaller asset maintenance upgrades. You role will consist of:

  • Providing leadership direction, guidance, technical expertise and support in the maintenance and repair of 25kv AC catenary lines
  • Manage multiple sub-contractors onsite undertaking various activities including footings and foundation construction, steel erection for OHLE, installation of small part steel on OHLE structures, running OHLE contact and catenary wire and core drilling teams
  • Running wire, installing section insulators, neutral sections, switches, feeders, balance weights and all associated equipment
  • Assisting in the investigation and reporting all OLE incidents and preparing technical reports on maintenance and repair activities to ensure maximum effectiveness of the systems
  • Reading and implementing design drawings
  • Installing return conductors and traction bonds
  • Detailed height and stagger and equipment surveys

Key Criteria
In order to be successful in this role it will take a dedicated and motivated person with the ability to work night shifts Sunday – Thursday.

Criteria for this role includes:

  • Certificate III in ESI – Power Systems – Rail Traction
  • Extensive experience working on 25kV AC Systems for Rail Traction. Please note that people without the Rail experience will not be considered. This will not suit someone with overhead power lines in the Power industry.
  • Expertise maintaining 25kV AC OLE systems
  • Experience around restoration of de-wirement in 25kV AC Systems
  • Knowledge of major tools and equipment used for the maintenance and construction of an electrified network
  • Strong communication skills and background in managing Linesman

What’s on Offer?

  • permanent position
  • Good base salary with regular overtime / penalties
  • Company car
  • Sponsorship on offer for the right candidate

Please note: We are also looking for Senior Linesman with Rail experience.

For more information and a confidential discussion please contact Lianne Adlington on 08 6467 0603 or click Apply Now’.

Our Client
Large organisation within the rail Engineering, construction and maintenance space.

About Us
Titan Recruitment has been delivering complete, innovative and effective recruitment solutions across Australia for over two decades and is recognised as a leading Engineering and Technology recruitment and contracting specialist. Our service delivery is underpinned by traditional values and an innovative approach to help clients, contractors and candidates achieve their goals.

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Titan Recruitment is an advocate for Equal Employment Opportunity, and we encourage applications from all interested applicants.
Job title: Supervisor – Overhead Rail

Company: Titan Recruitment

Expected salary:

Location: Perth, WA

Original Job Posting date: Thu, 10 Sep 2020 23:04:11 GMT

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