• Job Reference: 00003386-1
  • Date Posted: 23 May 2023
  • Recruiter: RSS Infrastructure
  • Location: South Queensferry
  • Salary: £16.50 to £18.50 Per Hour
  • Sector: PTS Certified - On Track
  • Job Type: Temporary

Job Description

Due to our continuous success, we are seeking to hire a competent COSS (Controller of Safe Safety) to join our Track Warning department. To work on a long-term project (Forth Bridge) installing and managing track warning systems (SATWS). Training and mentoring provided.

What will I be doing?

  • Lead from the front in performing all duties.
  • Ensure that the health and safety of all workers are signed onto the Safe System of Work pack.
  • Ensure that all works are completed to the highest levels of quality and issues relating to the completion of work escalate to the client supervisor and RSSI Rail Manager.
  • Fully brief all members of the workgroup on all aspects of the SSOW pack ensuring they sign the SSOW pack following the brief.
  • Record all close calls on the RSSI app.
  • Ensure that all non-attendance is reported to the RSSI Resource Team or Out of Hours service.
  • Ensure that all staff are in full PPE including face masks and goggles when signing in at Site Access.
  • To ensure that hand arm vibration sensors (HAVS) are utilised by the workgroup when operating small plant tools.
  • Respond to all instructions and queries from RSSI clients and Rail Managers in a calm and professional manner.
  • Undertake any other duties, as requested by RSSI clients and RSSI management when requested provided these are safe.

 What experience would we like you to have?

  • In date PTS
  • Qualified and competent Controller of Site Safety (COSS)
  • Experience in safety critical work, rail track renewals, cable pulling & maintenance.
  • Full UK driving licence

 RSS Infrastructure offers a range of benefits including:

  • Free competency renewals and training provided
  • Excellent prospects for advancement in your career
  • Long term, consistent work
  • All PPE provided

About RSS Infrastructure

RSS Infrastructure (RSSI) is a multi-disciplinary service provider for the rail and construction sectors. We have an award-winning reputation for developing solutions to improve safety and productivity.

Founded in 2007, RSSI provides a range of services to the infrastructure sector including; arboriculture, construction and civils, magnetic track safety services, overhead line electrification, possession management, safety-critical resources, signalling, and welding. RSSI is also the only company in the UK that offers Track Warning Systems.

RSSI has more than 150 full-time employees and a large contingent workforce that covers most of the UK. It operates from offices in Birmingham, Doncaster, and Cwmbran.

As an equal opportunities employer, RSSI does not discriminate based on ethnicity, race, religious beliefs, age, disability, gender, or sexual orientation. As a proud signatory to the Armed Forces Covenant, we encourage reservists and veterans of the Armed Forces to apply for positions. For more information on how we strive to create equal opportunities and encourage under-represented groups to apply for roles and join us, visit our parent company website - Work for Us.