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Head of Fleet Services (South), London based, £Competitive package

Porterbrook Leasing Company specialises in the leasing of all types of railway rolling stock and associated equipment. Based in Derby with a corporate Head Office in London, the organisation is undertaking a period of transformational change as it responds to the changing landscape in rail. The engineering function is seeking the most talented commercial and technical resources in the industry to join its team, to enable the business to be fit for the future.
The Head of Fleet Services (South) role opportunity is one of three similar roles which collectively manage the Porterbrook fleet portfolio leased to the Train Operating Companies (TOCs) and Freight Operating Companies (FOCs). This role has responsibility for fleets leased to Thameslink, Southern and Great Northern, South Western Railway, Greater Anglia, Great Western Railway, c2c and Chiltern Railways along with FOCs and Network Rail. The fleet mix will change over time in accordance with lease periods.
The role is accountable for coordinating engineering and asset management activities to ensure the safe, reliable and cost-effective operation of all fleets throughout their full asset lifecycle in accordance with the required specifications. A key aspect of the role is also to proactively support customers in their operation of Porterbrook fleets.
Providing exceptional leadership to the team of Fleet Asset Managers, Fleet Support Engineers and also Technical Support Engineers who are remotely located at customers depots. The role also interfaces with the Commercial Manager having the same portfolio of TOCs/FOCs, who manages the customer relationship from an account management perspective. Key to the role is ensuring that customers have a single point of contact for all aspects of the fleet management. Porterbrook’s ethos is to work in close collaboration with customers.
The ideal candidate will be a Chartered Engineer with around 8 years plus fleet support experience within a rail environment. They will have excellent leadership capability, experience of managing remote based teams effectively and exposure to working within a business environment. The ability to plan and organise is critical, as well as possessing excellent stakeholder engagement skills, proactiveness and being open minded. They will be highly regarded within the rail industry and have a keen interest in innovation.
We are seeking the very best talent to join the team, and offer an excellent salary, along with bonus and benefits. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a great organisation with excellent people and a road map for the future to grow and develop the business.
To apply please send your CV and a covering email with full details of why you would be a great addition to the Porterbrook team, along with details of your current salary and notice period to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Self Employed Events Staff, £9 per hour very flexible

Palladium Associates is an established business providing security, revenue protection and investigation services primarily in the transport sector. With Edinburgh Trams as a new client we are looking to engage self-employed individuals to be part of our flexible team. It is ideally suited to ex-service or police personnel who are looking for a flexible role to fit around their lifestyle, but those with similar experience in event safety/crowd control are most welcome to apply.
The work with Edinburgh Trams is based in EDINBURGH (near Haymarket/Murrayfield), in addition we have other clients with similar requirements, so if you live in Glasgow/Edinburgh or are within easy reach of areas across the CENTRAL BELT such as FALKIRK, LINLITHGOW, BATHGATE etc we would be interested in hearing from you.
The roles involve providing event security at major events, managing large flows of people, barrier erection and dismantling and providing excellent customer service; you may on occasion be required to check and sell tickets.
You MUST have experience in a security/crowd control setting; thus we are unable to accept applications from people with no experience in this area.
Palladium provides full training and offers the opportunity to be part of a friendly and professional team.
The roles are offered on a self-employed basis with flexible hours. Ideal candidates will have an engaging and outgoing personality, used to dealing with the public and able to deal with potentially challenging individuals in a calm, efficient and safe manner.
You need to flexible in your approach to working hours. Everything is underpinned by providing a courteous service to ensure the safety and well being of customers and passengers. Please send your CV to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.,

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