Access Planner

Last updated 13 days ago
Job Type:Full Time


York, GB

Department Name

Eastern Region

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Brief Description

To support the Access Planning team to develop the period possession plan, and co-ordinate operator response information to Rules of the Route.

About the role (External)

Key Accountabilities:

1.Produce documentation and communication during the Period Possession Plan process

2.Provide information to support the resolution of operator responses to the Rules of the Route

3.Assist with the process of notification of access easements to NDS planners

4.Investigate Network Access Unit QB delay incidents and keep supporting information for appropriate reports and KPI's.

5.Undertake the role in a way that is consistent with, and reinforces, Network Rail's values.

Job Skills, Experience and Qualifications:


    Proven ability to build relationships with customers and stakeholders.

      Working knowledge of access planning systems and processes.

        Proven experience in delivering to agreed timelines and standards

          Good communication skills and a customer focussed approach


            Understanding of train service structure and commercial and practical implications of implementing changes to the timetable

            How to apply (External)

            Salary: Circa £25,000

            Closing date: 26th February 2021. Late applications will not be accepted.

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