Lead/Senior Planning Engineer, Siemens Transportation Systems UK, Portsmouth Re-Signalling Scheme, incl. various other Projects

START Date: 
May, 2005
END Date: 
February, 2006
  • Responsible for the overall Management of the Business & Project requirements for Possessions & RIMINI / CORE Planning.
  • Give leadership to the Possession & CORE Planning Department.
  • Delivery of Possession Management and Planning services on Projects to (within) budget, specification, time, cost and quality.
  • Delivery of Possession Management & CORE Planning services legislation and company standards.
  • Ensure Safe Working Practices & Environment.
  • Ensure optimum usage of Resources (personnel, equipment, plant & delivery of materials).
  • Liaison with Network Rail & Contractors to ensure optimum usage of Possession availability.
  • Manage the Planning and safe use of Engineering Trains within Possessions.
  • Managing the processes for staff involved in the planning of works taking place on or near the line.
  • Ensuring that all records of planned safe systems of work are monitored and kept on file.
  • Knowledge of AC / DC Lines working instructions.
  • Knowledge of the RIMINI & Possession Line Standards.
  • Thorough knowledge of the Rule Book in respect of planning work on or near the line.
  • Knowledge and use of Sectional Appendixes, Hazard Directory & Track / Signalling Diagrams.
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