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Title:  Rail Plant / Technical Trainer

Job Number:  9680

Perth, WA, AU, 6106

About John Holland

We’re all about transforming lives by finding solutions to complex challenges across a wide range of industries including infrastructure, property, rail, building and water projects in Australia, New Zealand and South East Asia.  

From the epic, to the intimate, everything we do improves life for someone, somewhere. It gives our business momentum and means we approach things a little differently.

While our competitors talk about what they do, we focus on why we do it. We transform communities to make them easier to move around, more connected and better to live in.

Are you up for the challenge?

About the Role

An opportunity has arisen for an experienced Rail Plant and Equipment/Technical Trainer to join our Rail Training team in Welshpool.  The main purpose of this role is to provide workplace training and assessment for Road-Rail Plant and Surfacing Operators within our national Rail business, providing the knowledge and skills required to operate Track Machines and Road-Rail Vehicles, understanding the safety critical aspects of working on the railway.  This role will also travel to other states to deliver training as required.

Responsibilities of the role include (but are by no means limited to):

  • Developing training packages in accordance with operational requirements.
  • Delivering Nationally Accredited training to John Holland personnel from the Transport and Logistics Training Package
  • Training & Assessing personnel in Track Machines, Road-Rail Vehicles and other miscellaneous Rail & Civil Plant and Equipment
  • Assisting curriculum designers in developing new material by acting as Subject Matter Experts and participating in the validation and piloting process
  • Act as relationship builders within the business, providing key training information and advice to Operational Personnel
  • Providing mentoring to John Holland field personnel
  • Ensure that training and assessments both in the classroom and field are delivered in a way that provides a safety focus and risk analysis to ensure the safety of trainees and continuous improvement across Rail business sites.
  • Seek innovating methods for delivering training and assessments in line with safety and operational requirements

To be successful in this key role, you must have;

  • Operator knowledge of track machines and road-rail vehicles
  • Rail knowledge and experience
  • Classroom facilitation experience
  • Cert IV in Training and Assessment – mandatory

As part of the team, you help us deliver on our promise to transform lives

Your success is reflected in ours, so we’re committed to being an employer of choice. We pride ourselves on having a diverse and inclusive workplace, as different perspectives and ideas will deliver our long-term success.

We’ll do all we can to help you develop your skills, and make a difference, right from the start. We have a flexible workplace and focus on all aspects of your physical and mental health and safety. We want you to be with us for the long-term, so providing you with rich career experiences and ongoing development is our priority. Women, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander and other minority groups are encouraged to apply.