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COSS / ES Assistant - Birmingham

  • Job type: Contract
  • Sector: Rail, Civils
  • Discipline:
  • Location: Birmingham, West Midlands
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job reference: 2017-36864_1504621050

Job Description

To ensure safe practices are complied with for all works on or near the rail infrastructure by setting up a safe system of work to ensure safety of staff is maintained at all times.

  • Setting up safe system of work in order for work to be completed safely.
  • Responsible for safety of entire working group.
  • Understanding relevant paperwork.
  • Understanding Health and Safety legislation in accordance with MMA and external procedures.
  • Taking Line Blocks where necessary.
  • Responsible for all safety briefings to working groups.

Must hold the following competencies:

  • Minimum 2 years demonstrable PWAY experience.
  • Minimum 1 year as a COSS.
  • In date PTS/ICI and COSS essential.
  • Health and Safety awareness and safety conscious attitude.
  • Strong leadership skills and ability to mentor future COSS's.
  • Good communication skills.
  • High levels of concentration.
  • In date D/A and Medical.
  • Basic IT Skills required.

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