Competence Specialist (Infrastructure)

Competence Specialist (Infrastructure)

  • Location

    Saudi Arabia

  • Sector:

    Transport & Rail

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  • Salary:

    Market related

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  • Published:

    about 2 years ago

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Competency Specialist (Infrastructure)

As a Competence Specialist, you will build, deliver and maintain annual plans for the management of the technical and safety competencies for the infrastructure teams (signaling, telecoms, track etc.). This position will primarily be based in the Head Office however there will be some travel required.


  • Provide rail safety worker competency assessments in accordance with national rail safety laws, and develops competency tracking tools
  • Implement and manage competency management frameworks for key infrastructure personnel
  • Ensure that all staff act safety and in accordance with the rule book
  • Verify all assessments and oversee all training
  • Ensure that all infrastructure personnel are regularly monitored and assessed on their competencies
  • Assist in the implementation of policies and procedures
  • Perform regular competency assessments
  • Identify and upskill employees as required
  • Approve Training programmes and briefing material, making sure that suitable and sufficient safety and operational training is provided to operational staff as appropriate
  • Assist in investigating accidents and incidents and provide recommendations as required


  • Minimum 10 years' relevant experience.
  • Proven experience in infrastructure safe working competency assessments
  • Experience of organising and controlling the safe and efficient delivery of work
  • Able to demonstrate, promote and embed safe working behaviours within the team
  • Able to communicate effectively verbally and in writing
  • Leading and management skills
  • Experience in Assessment process
  • Qualified Assessor