Head of Operations Delivery

Network Rail

  • Contact: Human Resources
  • Reference: IRC2151003

Network Rail is at the heart of revitalising Britain's railway. From Crossrail ' Europe's largest civil engineering project ' to investment in elite stations and major programmes of electrification, we're involved in some of the most ambitious and diverse ventures that this country has ever seen.

As Head of Operations Delivery for Route Business Scotland you will direct an operations team that supports the safe, continual and efficient provision and operation of fixed rail infrastructure services. You will direct the operations team to meet defined safety, performance and financial objectives, stabilising the interests of all customers. Act as operational lead for the Route in agreeing key priorities with partners.

Key Accountabilities

Job Skills, Experience and Qualifications

' Confirmed ability to influence decision-making and build cross functional / cross company relationships

What can we offer you'.?

At Network Rail, you have the chance to develop a long, rewarding career. There are many different career paths - and many opportunities to fulfil your potential. After all, we believe that investing in our people via training and development is one of the most effective ways of improving the safety, reliability and efficiency of the railways. We can offer you a rewarding career with competitive pay and excellent benefits including a choice of contributory pension schemes, a generous annual leave package, a bonus scheme and an annual 75% subsidy on season tickets costing up to '3,333 (to a maximum amount of '2,500).

Network Rail welcomes applications regardless of age, disability, marital status (including civil partnerships), pregnancy or maternity, race, religion or belief, sexual orientation, transgender status, sex (or gender), employment status, trade union affiliation, or other irrelevant factors. We will interview all disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria. We positively embrace flexible working recognising that employees may wish to balance work and family/home life. We continue to strive to build a workforce as diverse as the communities we serve.

Keeping people safe on the railway is at the heart of everything we do, safe behaviour is therefore a requirement of working for Network Rail. Applicants should demonstrate their personal commitment to safety in their application.

We adhere to a structured pay framework, any salary offered will be within the following pay range: '105,840 - '126,000

Network Rail is required to comply with UK Government standards when carrying out pre-employment checks for all new starters; this includes a basic criminal record check. In addition to the basic criminal record check, in accordance with the UK Government we are also required to verify your identity, right to work in the UK and previous three years employment history.

Please clearly show in your application how your skills and experience match the requirements of this role.

Please note late applications will not be accepted.

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We retain the right to close the advert before the listed closing date based on application volumes.

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