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Possession Planner/Safety Critical

Ref no. BHN557024
Location Derby, England
Start date ASAP
Job type Contract 12 months
Job status Closed

Job summary

Matchtech is looking for a Possession and Safe System of Work planner to work on a contract basis with one of our clients. The role has been deemed outside IR35.

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Possession Planner/Safety Critical


Possession Planner/Safety Critical

Job description

The company is keen to bring an experienced planner in to their business and help it grow in stature. The planner will be joining a good team who encourage their employees to be ambitious and progress within the company. As the possession and S.S.O.W. planner you will be required to:

  • Booking of worksites and isolations using Network Rails Possession Planning System and to be fully conversant with GZAC
  • Attend meetings and be responsible for the monitoring of the work scheduling process and to ensure that the approved procedures are followed
  • Ensure the work bank is maintained and updated throughout the year so that the necessary work is identified and delivered.
  • Have In-depth knowledge of Network Rail standards and procedures
  • Be experienced in PPS, GZAC and daytime access planning
  • Have excellent knowledge of ALO
  • Attend planning meetings as and when required.

To be considered for this role the successful candidate must have:

  • PTS, ES, COSS, LLXA, Points op
  • Safe System Of Work competency
  • Good experience of GZAC
  • Strong IT skills
  • Flexibility to work in the office and also from home
  • Communicate effectively and build strong relationships both internally and externally
  • Full driving license

If you are interested in this position or would like more information please contact me at

Bradley Alton manages this role

Matchtech is a STEM Recruitment Specialist, with over 40 years’ experience

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