This advert is open for application by external applicants.
Equity Statement :Preference will be given to suitably qualified Applicants who are members of the designated groups in line with the Employment Equity Plan and Targets of the Organisation/Operating Division. Applicants that are interested in applying for any of the advertised positions must apply by registering on the Careers section of the Transnet Internet. Please take care in completing all required details on the profile, and then apply for the position. Alternative Application Methods: (Completed Curriculum Vitae to be submitted) Post : E-mail : Fax : 0865784348 The closing date is on 29.06.2018. It is the responsibility of the applicant to ensure that HR has received the application before the closing date of the advertisement. Note: if you have not been contacted within 30 days of the closing date of this advertisement please consider your application as unsuccessful. Any questions regarding the application or recruitment process should be sent in writing to MOEKETSI.KHOZA@TRANSNET.NET. We urge all our employees, clients, members of the public and our suppliers to report any kind of fraud or corruption at Transnet. Call the hotline toll free number: 0800 003 056 or email Transnet@tip-offs.com Operating Division : Transnet Freight Rail Position Title : Trainee Yard Official Employee Group : Trainee Department : Operations Location : Danskraal Reporting To : Manager: CTC Grade Level : SSTFT Reference Number : 50012311 Position Purpose : A Trainee Yard Assistant will be required to place and clear trucks, compile, receive and dispatch trains and to deliver trucks/trains at their required destination. Position outputs : • Control point register • Coupled trucks • Yard operations • Dispatched trains • Uncoupled trucks • Vehicle list/train composition certificate Qualifications & Experience : •GRADE 12 with Maths
PLEASE NOTE: Transnet, its employees or representatives never ask for a fee from job seekers. Any such requests are fraudulent. Please report any suspicious activities in this regard to the Transnet anti-fraud line on 0800 003 056. •Must successfully pass a (psychological screening) battery test •Must successfully pass relevant to the job level medical test (including eyes and ears) •Computer Literacy •Physically fit •Must successfully complete and pass a theoretical as well as practical training as a Yard Official Competencies :
KNOWLEDGE: •Yard Official Course. •Yard and siding layout/working •Geography of the section of responsibility. •Shunting procedures •Train service •Act 85 •Vocational knowledge. •High voltage safety instructions •General and local appendix and directives •Hazardous materials •Radio train order system.
SKILLS: •Negotiating •Mathematical •Stress handling •Problem solving •Hazmat risk handling •Interpersonal effectiveness. •Analytical •Communication •Bilingual •Report writing •Observation •Data capturing •Conflict handling •Writing.
ATTITUDES: •Attention to detail •Trustworthy •Decisiveness •Assuring •Shiftwork •Hazard conscious •Results orientated. •Willing to work independently •Safety orientation •Confidentiality NB:No emailed applications will be accepted
PLEASE NOTE: Transnet, its employees or representatives never ask for a fee from job seekers. Any such requests are fraudulent. Please report any suspicious activities in this regard to the Transnet anti-fraud line on 0800 003 056.