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Track Inspector

Job number 677926 Work type: Permanent - Full Time, Contract Location: Alice Springs Categories: Trade & Services, Transport Operations & Logistics

Location: Alice Springs

About the role:

Aurizon is offering an exciting opportunity for a Rail Track Infrastructure Inspector to join the well-established Infrastructure Team in Central NT to support the exciting growth within our Bulk business. You will closely examine Aurizon’s rail tracks to ensure operations can be performed safely and efficiently. You will-

  • Conduct inspections in accordance with Aurizon’s Track Standards for Yards
  • Proactively examine, fault-finding, and identify maintenance needs by Hyrail or walking track
  • Report any faults or track issues to Superintendent/Maintenance Team for Prioritising
  • Service and maintain points to ensure turnouts are operating properly
  • Opportunity to work with timber and Concrete assets
  • Frequent travel required from Alice Springs to Tennant Creek or Tarcoola
  • Attend to Call outs and urgent inspection requirements
  • Inputting data and creating work orders in AMS

About you:

  • Certificate 3 in Rail Infrastructure or equivalent
  • Full and current ‘C’ Class Driver Licence is mandatory
  • Hyrail operation experience
  • Previous or current experience in Inspector role or similar
  • Feel comfortable with traveling & working autonomously
  • Find repetitive tasks and routine satisfying
  • Possess strong interpersonal communication skills for effective collaboration and stakeholder management
  • Basic computer literacy skills

What we can offer you:

At Aurizon, we support the development and growth of our employees to reach their full potential.  With a national portfolio of operations, we offer a diverse and inclusive environment with long term and exciting career opportunities.  Some of our benefits include:

  • Development and growth opportunities
  • Access to female and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander mentoring programs
  • Discounts on selected health insurance funds, personal travel, gyms, vehicles and retail brands
  • Parental Leave Program and Super Booster

At Aurizon we believe in connection

It is our ability to connect that strengthens communities, industries and builds economies. It helps to embrace diversity in our workplace and that is the experience we want for everyone. We are building a culture where everyone is seen, heard and valued, because of their diversity. We value inclusion throughout the whole company and encourage you to apply.

About Aurizon

Aurizon is Australia’s largest rail freight operator and a top 100 ASX company.  Each year, we transport more than 250 million tonnes of Australian commodities, connecting miners, primary producers, and industry with international and domestic markets.

We strive for a diverse, collaborative, creative and a high-performance culture that celebrates the contribution of every employee and provide opportunities for career development in a dynamic work environment.

To learn about us and our company values visit

Advertised: 16 May 2024 Applications close: 26 Jul 2024