Electrical Control Room Operator Manager

Job Type:Full Time

About Network Rail

Network Rail is at the heart of revitalising Britain's railway. From Crossrail - Europe's largest civil engineering project - to investment in world-class stations and major programmes of electrification, we're involved in some of the most ambitious and diverse ventures that this country has ever seen.

Brief Description

Manage the day to day performance of the electrical control room operators within set resources and budgets, in accordance with company processes and objectives, to provide professional delivery of operational safety and the train service.

About the role


    Ability to lead, manage and develop people *

      Ability to gain appropriate assessor competence *

        Experience of working in an electrical control environment or with high voltage equipment

          Decision making skills, assertiveness

            Understanding of customer needs and requirements

              Organising and planning


                Understanding financial systems and budgets

                  Commercial awareness

                    IT skills in relation to report writing, corporate IM packages

                      General understanding in business improvement processes

                        General understanding of railway industry structure and responsibility.

                          Ability to engage in employee relation issues

                            Experience of investigatory skills (Root Cause Analysis)

                            * denotes post holder must attain relevant competency prior to carrying out activity

                            How to apply

                            Network Rail welcomes applications regardless of age, disability, marital status (including civil partnerships), pregnancy or maternity, race, religion or belief, sexual orientation, transgender status, sex (or gender), employment status, trade union affiliation, or other irrelevant factor. We will interview all disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria. We positively embrace flexible working recognising that employees may wish to balance work and family/home life.

                            Keeping people safe on the railway is at the heart of everything we do, safe behaviour is therefore a requirement of working for Network Rail.Applicants should demonstrate their personal commitment to safety in their application.

                            Network Rail can offer you a rewarding career with competitive pay and excellent benefits including a choice of contributory pension schemes, a generous annual leave package, a bonus scheme and an annual 75% subsidy on season tickets costing up to £3,333 (to a maximum amount of £2,500).

                            We adhere to a structured pay framework, any salary offered will be within the following pay range: £xx,xxx - £xx,xxx

                            Network Rail is required to comply with UK Government standards when carrying out pre-employment checks for all new starters; this includes a basic criminal record check. In addition to the basic criminal record check, in accordance with the UK Government we are also required to verify your identity, right to work in the UK and previous three years employment history.

                            Salary: £XX,XXX [remove if role is not spot rated]

                            Closing date:DD-MM-YYYY. Late applications will not be accepted.We retain the right to close the advert before the listed closing date based on application volumes.

                            It is a requirement of the role to live within 75/90 minutes commuting time of The Quadrant Milton Keynes. [remove if not applicable]

                            This vacancy is for a fixed term opportunity ending on the DD-MM-YYYY. [remove if not applicable]

                            This contract has the potential to become permanent. [remove if not applicable]