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Train/Rail Ground Shunter

Train/Rail Ground Shunter

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Port Services, Supply Chain and Logistics

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £12.00 an hour

  • Contact:

    Avi Mann

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:


Train/Rail Ground Shunter

Coleshill area

£12.00 an hour plus overtime and shift allowance

Temp to Perm contract



TLP are currently recruiting for an experienced Rail Ground Shunter for a logistics business. The successful candidates will shunt, marshal and dispatch trains in a safe, punctual and efficient manner in accordance with Railway rules and regulations.


Flexibility is essential with overtime available across shifts, some days and weekends.


Duties include:

  • Previous operational / ground staff / shunting experience within the logistics/freight industry
  • Experience in a safety critical role
  • Able to multi-task and make quick decisions for short notice changes to train plans.
  • Ability to work independently and on your own initiative.
  • Excellent and clear communication skills to relay important safety messages to your colleagues.
  • Safety conscious and ability to remain calm in an event of an emergency situation.
  • Flexible attitude to working hours as this is a shift based role


A full driving licence and access to a vehicle is essential for this role due to the location.