|Job Type:||Full Time|
Department NameNetwork Services
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.
The Network Services Directorate incorporates key national functions affecting all regions and routes including our Operational Security & Contingency Planning Team, National Operations Centre and Freight and National Passenger Operators team. Its purpose is to provide leadership and oversight for national operational performance, network-wide initiatives, programmes and strategic capability including security and contingency planning for major incidents . Network Services promotes the importance of the railway operating as a national network, driving up performance and delivering improvements for passengers and freight users. Network Services offers specialist and unique services across the network to enable and support our regions in improving the railway for all.
Who are we looking for?
We are looking for an enthusiastic and motivated individual who has excellent verbal and written communication skills and is able to present complex data in a simple and understandable way.
Being able to build strong creditable relationships will be key in this role as you will be acting as the focal point for internal and external stakeholders in relation to security and contingency preparedness of the route(s).
In this role, you will develop, promulgate and maintain security and emergency plans and procedures in line with statutory requirements, Railway Group and Company Standards. This will include providing specialist advice and Level 2 assurance in the fields of operational security and contingency planning.
About the role (External)
What does the day to day look like?
Day to day, you will;
What essential skills and experiences are required?
We would also like, but not essential.
Please note National Security Vetting to CTC level will be required before taking up post.Also, the role currently is part of the national team however it may devolve to the individual Region within the next 12 months.
How to apply (External)
What can we offer you?
Network Rail adheres to a structured pay framework, any salary offered will be within the following pay range: £40,107 - £45,120
We're proud to offer a range of pension schemes to our employees that provide flexibility and choice.
Most new employees are eligible to join either the NRDC defined contribution scheme, the NR CARE Scheme or our career average scheme - a type of defined benefit arrangement.
After five years' continuous company service, employees are eligible to join the defined benefit Network Rail section of the Railways Pension Scheme.
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 factors. We will interview all disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria.
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.
Click 'apply' and login to Employee Self Service to submit your CV.If you do not have an Oracle account, email your cv to firstname.lastname@example.org quoting the IRC number of the vacancy.
As an arm's length department of the UK Government, Network Rail is required to comply with a well-established pre-employment vetting process for all prospective employees.
Baseline Personnel Security Standard (BPSS) checks require prospective employees of Network Rail to meet the following requirements;
For more information regarding BPSS pre-employment related checks, please visit the UK Government website for further information - UK Government - BPSS Checks
Closing date: 07TH June 2020, late applications will not be accepted.