Terminal Master Freight

Terminal Master Freight

  • Location

    Saudi Arabia

  • Sector:

    Transport & Rail

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  • Salary:

    Market related

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  • Published:

    3 days ago

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Terminal Master

BWP are currently representing a major Rail provider with an established presence in the Middle East. Due to the continued growth and demands of the business they have a number of exciting opportunities in the region.


Terminal Master is responsible for safely managing the operations at terminals and for the compliance of the off-board crew.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Manage Day to Day running of Terminals including dangerous goods (DG) operations.
  • Lead and assist the ground staff to ensure total compliance with all safety requirements, including robust audit trails.
  • Assist in the development and delivery of training material in line with company standards.
  • Ensure all areas of competence within the team are current and applicable for specific role.
  • Ensure all assessment and competence processes are carried out using the correct methods.
  • Ensure assessments are completed in agreed time scales.
  • Agree and authorise any specific monitoring requirements for individuals within the ground staff
  • Ensure all files and records are stored appropriately.
  • Ensure that terminal crews are trained to handle DG trains and report DG trains incidents
  • Arrange and conduct meetings within set time periods with Port/Mines/Terminal Managers.
  • Attend any meetings as required and complete any subsequent actions in agreed timescales.
  • Ensure serious operational incidents/ accidents investigation procedures have been followed including recommendations that would lead to improvements.
  • Liaise with Terminals/Port/Mines authorities to ensure optimum operation requirements.
  • Liaise with the OCC on Train movements on arrival/ Departure at Terminals/Mines /Ports.
  • Supervise Loading /Unloading at Ports/Mines/Terminals including DG operations.
  • Assist with Changes to MOW and brief staff.
  • Manage Staffing levels at Terminals.
  • Be the operations on-call and work in shifts
  • Be responsible for their own safety and that of others.
  • Be a role model for safety through your strict compliance with safety requirements.
  • Take immediate action as necessary to stop any obvious safety risks to staff and/ or operations


  • Qualified assessor or working toward one with good knowledge about CMS
  • Hold a valid UK drivers license
  • Able to provide Classroom, practical training and conduct assessments
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience