Track Section Area Expert

Track Section Area Expert

  • Location

    Saudi Arabia

  • Sector:

    Transport & Rail

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    AED 44.1k - 50.9k per month + Plus iqama, private medical and flights

  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    over 2 years ago

  • Expiry date:



  • Assist the Track Section Manager with the maintenance and repair of track and off track assets. You will be involved in all maintenance activities including planning preventative maintenance, fault finding and repair within mandated timescales
  • Maintenance of auditable systems as required
  • Develop engineering solutions to maintenance problems, carry out technician assessments and support principal investigations

Key Accountabilities:

  • Establish and maintain appropriate safety arrangements on behalf of the section manager
  • Carry out work safely and in accordance with the safe systems of work procedures, method statements or other relevant instructions
  • Undertake work and associated duties for which you are trained and competent
  • Undertake and direct work activities in a safe and efficient manner and in accordance with all relevant standards
  • Control and check the quality of work undertaken and confirm assets are compliant to standards
  • Undertake checks to ensure the team has appropriate and valid competencies
  • Check that vehicles, plant, tools, equipment and materials under your control are fit for use and are used/ stored and disposed of correctly
  • Accurately report all work completed/not completed and produce/maintain records as required

The role will entail:

  • Track Inspection
  • Track maintenance
  • S&C inspection
  • Structures inspection works
  • Boundary maintenance & inspection works
  • Sand mitigation works
  • Drainage works
  • Control of Welding / flash butting
  • Training/Mentorship
  • Incident response

Job Skills, Qualifications and Experience:

  • Experience of arranging and implementing safe systems of work
  • Experience of organising and controlling the safe and efficient delivery of work
  • Knowledge and experience of permanent way inspection, faulting, maintenance and renewal techniques
  • Knowledge of relevant standards, procedures and instructions
  • Hold and retain competencies relevant to this post, required by business need
  • Ideally hold (or be working towards) an NVQ level 2 or 3 (or equivalent) in a relevant subject or have attained the appropriate level of knowledge gained through equivalent relevant experience
  • Able and willing to drive vehicles as required by business need