Lead and manage the engineering team delivering professional services across the team to support the delivery of locomotive and wagon availability
Monitor the performance of the rolling stock fleet and develop plans to improve its safety performance enhance vehicle availability and reliability and reduce unit cost
Custodian of the maintenance management system
Custodian of SAR Rolling Stock Standards
Provide managerial, technical and supportive training
Assess the RSM team’s performance against SAR standards and procedures including , competence, supplier and audit
Provide operational engineering support to each of the workshop supervisors
Provide Project Engineers to act as the interface between the engineering team and the procurement teams for SAR’s strategic Projects
As a senior member of the RSM management Team, support to the development of strategic plans is essential.
Willingness to be flexible to help the organisation to meet changing demands.
Some out of hours and off site working will be required.
An interest in the work of SAR is essential as is a commitment to its values.
Develop a positive health and safety culture throughout the engineering team and its associated areas
Ensure that all persons are aware of safety procedures and embed a strong organisational and team culture - developing a positive attitude to health and safety among all staff.
Ensure a safe working environment by leading on the implementation of Health and Safety policy, systems and procedures.
Develop and deliver work methods and standards that will ensure health and safety legislation is complied with.
Embed health and safety within all daily activities