Job Role: Around The Track Personnel (Construction/Maintenance) - National

Role Description

The role of Around The Track Personnel (Construction/Maintenance) - National should be allocated for workers undertaking rail safety work not considered to be part of a rail construction zone in the rail corridor. This may include auditors (including safety auditors), cleaners, customer service agents (including platform coordinators); environmental officers (for example, arborists or ecologists), photographers; operational roles such as drivers, network operations supervisors; planners; selected property type roles; safety officers and/or security guards.

NOTE: The above list is to be used as a guide only. If you are unsure which role applies to you, please seek clarification from the operator you propose to work with as to what role is required for your intended duties. It is the individual's responsibility to ensure that the appropriate role is held before work is carried out.

This role is included in the National Track and Civil Matrix.

Medical Requirement
  • Category 3 medical

Currency Requirement
  • No currency requirement.

Competency Requirements

Must have at least one of the following:

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Job Role: Ballast Unloader/Maintainer - National


Role Description

The role of Ballast Unloader/Maintainer - National requires the skills and knowledge to carry out ballast unloading.

NOTE: If you are unsure which role applies to you, please seek clarification from the operator you propose to work with as to what role is required for your intended duties. It is the individual's responsibility to ensure that the appropriate role is held before work is carried out.

This role is included in the National Track and Civil Matrix .

Medical Requirement
  • Category 3 medical

Currency Requirement
No currency requirement.

Competency Requirements

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Job Role: Install and Maintain Guard Rail - National


Role Description

The role of Install and Maintain Guard Rail - National can install and maintain guard rails in accordance with safeworking and regulatory requirements. This includes guard rails installed on: 
  • level crossings and sharp curves to prevent derailment;
  • under bridges and near vulnerable structures to limit lateral movement of derailed wagons.

NOTE: If you are unsure which role applies to you, please seek clarification from the operator you propose to work with as to what role is required for your intended duties. It is the individual's responsibility to ensure that the appropriate role is held before work is carried out.

This role is included in the National Track and Civil Matrix .

Medical Requirement
  • Category 3 medical

Currency Requirement
No currency requirement.

Competency Requirements

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Job Role: National: Around the Track Personnel (Non-Construction/Maintenance - Other)


Role Description
The role of Around the Track Personnel (Construction/Maintenance - Other) - National should be allocated for workers undertaking rail safety work within a rail construction zone in the rail corridor. This role is used for the following types of workers in the rail corridor: graffiti removal, general civil labouring/maintenance activities outside the danger zone (equivalent to the general civil construction labourer); apprentices and/or trainees; engineers and/or project managers etc. required to access the rail corridor (they must also hold the relevant Engineering/Project Managers RIW role); surveyors, tractor operators, truck drivers, and water cart operators

NOTE: The above list is to be used as a guide only. If you are unsure which role applies to you, please seek clarification from the operator you propose to work with as to what role is required for your intended duties. It is the individual's responsibility to ensure that the appropriate role is held before work is carried out.

This role is included in the National Track and Civil Matrix.

Medical Requirement
Railway Medical Category 3 (Cat 3) Non Safety Critical
(on commencement of duty; >40 = every 5 years)

  • Category 3 medical

Currency Requirement
No currency requirement.

Competency Requirements

Must have at least one of the following:




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Job Role: Points and Crossings Examiner - National


Role Description

The role of Points and Crossings Examiner - National can check and repair points and crossings in accordance with rail industry standards, and safeworking and regulatory requirements. This can include determining job requirements; maintaining components and tolerances; installing components; conducting post-installation checks; and completing required documentation.

NOTE: If you are unsure which role applies to you, please seek clarification from the operator you propose to work with as to what role is required for your intended duties. It is the individual's responsibility to ensure that the appropriate role is held before work is carried out.

This role is included in the National Track and Civil Matrix .

Medical Requirement
  • Category 3 medical

Currency Requirement
No currency requirement.

Competency Requirements

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Job Role: Rail adjuster - National


Role Description

The role of Rail adjuster - National can adjust rail in accordance with safeworking and regulatory requirements and workplace procedures. It includes identifying and determining the requirements for rail adjustment, undertaking rail adjustment, and completing all required documentation.

NOTE: If you are unsure which role applies to you, please seek clarification from the operator you propose to work with as to what role is required for your intended duties. It is the individual's responsibility to ensure that the appropriate role is held before work is carried out.

This role is included in the National Track and Civil Matrix .

Medical Requirement
  • Category 3 medical

Currency Requirement
  • ARTC/TfNSW - 2 years 


NOTE: These are to be used as a guide only. If you are unsure which currency period applies to you, please seek clarification from the operator with whom you propose to work. It is the individual's responsibility to ensure that the appropriate currency is held before work is carried out.



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Job Role: Rail Grinder - Switches and Crossings - National


Role Description

The role of Rail Grinder - Switches and Crossings - National is for workers who grind rail welds and faults. It includes determining job requirements; grinding weld and/or weld repair; grinding rail to repair surface defects; and completing all required documentation.

NOTE: If you are unsure which role applies to you, please seek clarification from the operator you propose to work with as to what role is required for your intended duties. It is the individual's responsibility to ensure that the appropriate role is held before work is carried out.

This role is included in the National Track and Civil Matrix .

Medical Requirement
  • Category 3 medical

Currency Requirement
  • ARTC - 2 years (Grind Rail)

NOTE: These are to be used as a guide only. If you are unsure which currency period applies to you, please seek clarification from the operator with whom you propose to work. It is the individual's responsibility to ensure that the appropriate currency is held before work is carried out.
 
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Job Role: Rail Grinder (Rail only) - National


Role Description

The role of Rail Grinder - Rail only - National is for workers who grind switches and crossings in order to repair welds, and to repair the surface profile of switches and crossings in service.

NOTE: If you are unsure which role applies to you, please seek clarification from the operator you propose to work with as to what role is required for your intended duties. It is the individual's responsibility to ensure that the appropriate role is held before work is carried out.

This role is included in the National Track and Civil Matrix .

Medical Requirement
  • Category 3 medical

Currency Requirement
  • ARTC - 2 years (Grind Rail)

NOTE: These are to be used as a guide only. If you are unsure which currency period applies to you, please seek clarification from the operator with whom you propose to work. It is the individual's responsibility to ensure that the appropriate currency is held before work is carried out.

Competency Requirements

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Job Role: Rail Joint Maintainer - National

Role Description

The role of Rail Joint Maintainer - National is for workers who can maintain rail joints in accordance with rail industry standards, and safeworking and regulatory requirements. Duties can include: identifying and determining parameters or components that require repair; cutting and boring rail; maintaining rail joints; and completing required documentation.

NOTE: If you are unsure which role applies to you, please seek clarification from the operator you propose to work with as to what role is required for your intended duties. It is the individual's responsibility to ensure that the appropriate role is held before work is carried out.

This role is included in the National Track and Civil Matrix .

Medical Requirement
  • Category 3 medical
Currency Requirement
No currency requirement.

Competency Requirements

Must have at least one of the following:


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Job Role: Rail Labourer - National


Role Description

The role of Rail Joint Maintainer - National is for workers who can maintain rail joints in accordance with rail industry standards, and safeworking and regulatory requirements. Duties can include: identifying and determining parameters or components that require repair; cutting and boring rail; maintaining rail joints; and completing required documentation.

NOTE: If you are unsure which role applies to you, please seek clarification from the operator you propose to work with as to what role is required for your intended duties. It is the individual's responsibility to ensure that the appropriate role is held before work is carried out.

This role is included in the National Track and Civil Matrix.

Medical Requirement
  • Category 3 medical

Currency Requirement
No currency requirement.

Competency Requirements

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Job Role: Rail Lubricator - National


Role Description

The role of Rail Lubricator - National is for workers who require the skills and knowledge to install and service rail lubrication equipment; install lubrication equipment; service and monitor lubrication equimpent; remove lubrication equipment; and complete all required documentation 

NOTE: If you are unsure which role applies to you, please seek clarification from the operator you propose to work with as to what role is required for your intended duties. It is the individual's responsibility to ensure that the appropriate role is held before work is carried out.

This role is included in the National Operator Roles Matrix.

Medical Requirement
  • Category 3 medical

Currency Requirement
No currency requirement.

Competency Requirements

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Job Role: Rail welder (Aluminothermic) - National


Role Description

The role of Rail welder (Aluminothermic) - National encompasses the aluminothermic welding processes. The national competencies required for this role are accepted by rail transport operators. Currency requirements must also be held to work on identified rail networks. This category also includes heat & cut materials using oxy-LPG equipment. Examples of Aluminothermic welding include: 
  • Thermit (SKVF, SMWF, Head repair) 
  • RailTech (PL & AP, PLK, PLKCJ)


NOTE: If you are unsure which role applies to you, please seek clarification from the operator you propose to work with as to what role is required for your intended duties. It is the individual's responsibility to ensure that the appropriate role is held before work is carried out.

This role is included in the National Track and Civil Matrix.

Medical Requirement
  • Category 3 medical

Currency Requirement
  • ARTC/Queensland Rail/V/Line - 2 years
  • TfNSW - 1 year 

NOTE: These are to be used as a guide only. If you are unsure which currency period applies to you, please seek clarification from the operator with whom you propose to work. It is the individual's responsibility to ensure that the appropriate currency is held before work is carried out.


Competency Requirements

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Job Role: Rail welder (Electric) - National


Role Description

The role of Rail welder (Electric) - National encompasses the electric welding processes. The national competencies required for this role are accepted by rail transport operators. Currency requirements must be held to work on identified rail networks. This category also includes heat & cut materials using oxy-LPG equipment.
Examples of electric welding include: 
  • Stick / Arc 
  • Mig


NOTE: If you are unsure which role applies to you, please seek clarification from the operator you propose to work with as to what role is required for your intended duties. It is the individual's responsibility to ensure that the appropriate role is held before work is carried out.

This role is included in the National Track and Civil Matrix.

Medical Requirement
  • Category 3 medical

Currency Requirement
  • ARTC/Queensland Rail/V/Line - 2 years
  • TfNSW - 1 year 

NOTE: These are to be used as a guide only. If you are unsure which currency period applies to you, please seek clarification from the operator with whom you propose to work. It is the individual's responsibility to ensure that the appropriate currency is held before work is carried out.


Competency Requirements

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Job Role: Rail welder (Flashbutt) - National


Role Description

The role of Rail welder (Flashbutt) - National encompasses the flashbutt welding processes. The national competencies required for this role are accepted by rail transport operators. Currency requirements must be held to work on identified rail networks.

NOTE: If you are unsure which role applies to you, please seek clarification from the operator you propose to work with as to what role is required for your intended duties. It is the individual's responsibility to ensure that the appropriate role is held before work is carried out.

This role is included in the National Track and Civil Matrix.

Medical Requirement
  • Category 3 medical

Currency Requirement
  • ARTC/Queensland Rail/V/Line - 2 years

NOTE: These are to be used as a guide only. If you are unsure which currency period applies to you, please seek clarification from the operator with whom you propose to work. It is the individual's responsibility to ensure that the appropriate currency is held before work is carried out.


Competency Requirements

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Job Role: Track Certifier - National


Role Description

Workers with the Track Certifier - National role must be able to identify and measure both the scope of work and quality of track construction work. The role requires the knowledge and skills to identify the relevant construction specifications and to determine whether the track meets those specifications and standards. It includes knowledge of the Inspection and Test Plan processes in order to understand when hold points and witness points are required. In addition, the certifier needs to know the maintenance standards for the track in order for any outstanding work to be defined with the appropriate train operating restriction until all remedial work is completed.

NOTE: If you are unsure which role applies to you, please seek clarification from the operator you propose to work with as to what role is required for your intended duties. It is the individual's responsibility to ensure that the appropriate role is held before work is carried out.

This role is included in the National Track and Civil Matrix.

Medical Requirement
  • Category 3 medical
Currency Requirement
  • ARTC/TfNSW - 2 years 


NOTE: These are to be used as a guide only. If you are unsure which currency period applies to you, please seek clarification from the operator with whom you propose to work. It is the individual's responsibility to ensure that the appropriate currency is held before work is carried out.


Competency Requirements

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Job Role: Track Constructor - National


Role Description

The role of Track Constructor - National requires the skills and knowledge to implement construction activities. This can include planning work; implementing construction; and dealing with maintenance and construction problems.

NOTE: If you are unsure which role applies to you, please seek clarification from the operator you propose to work with as to what role is required for your intended duties. It is the individual's responsibility to ensure that the appropriate role is held before work is carried out.

This role is included in the National Track and Civil Matrix .

Medical Requirement
  • Category 3 medical

Currency Requirement
  • ARTC/TfNSW - 2 years 


NOTE: These are to be used as a guide only. If you are unsure which currency period applies to you, please seek clarification from the operator with whom you propose to work. It is the individual's responsibility to ensure that the appropriate currency is held before work is carried out.


Competency Requirements

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Job Role: Track Examiner - National


Role Description

The role of Track Examiner - National is to examine tracks and right of way infrastructure. This can include: preparing for examination; examining track and right of way; analysing examination results; and reporting findings.

NOTE: If you are unsure which role applies to you, please seek clarification from the operator you propose to work with as to what role is required for your intended duties. It is the individual's responsibility to ensure that the appropriate role is held before work is carried out.

This role is included in the National Operator Roles Matrix.

Medical Requirement
  • Category 3 medical

Currency Requirement
  • ARTC/TfNSW - 2 years 


NOTE: These are to be used as a guide only. If you are unsure which currency period applies to you, please seek clarification from the operator with whom you propose to work. It is the individual's responsibility to ensure that the appropriate currency is held before work is carried out.


Competency Requirements

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Job Role: Track Maintainer - National


Role Description

The role of Track Maintainer - National is to implement track maintenance; conduct mandatory systematic inspections; examination; condition monitoring and functional checks on the rail infrastructure; and to take appropriate action to ensure rail infrastructure is in a safe operational condition. This can include recording and reporting of defective infrastructure to maintain a valid defect recording system.

NOTE: If you are unsure which role applies to you, please seek clarification from the operator you propose to work with as to what role is required for your intended duties. It is the individual's responsibility to ensure that the appropriate role is held before work is carried out.

This role is included in the National Track and Civil Matrix .

Medical Requirement
  • Category 3 medical

Currency Requirement
  • TfNSW – 2 years 


NOTE: These are to be used as a guide only. If you are unsure which currency period applies to you, please seek clarification from the operator with whom you propose to work. It is the individual's responsibility to ensure that the appropriate currency is held before work is carried out.


Competency Requirements

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Job Role: Turnout Constructor - Concrete - National


Role Description

The role of Turnout Constructor - Concrete - National requires the skills and knowledge to implement turnout construction activities. This can include: planning work; implementing construction; dealing with maintenance and construction problems.

NOTE: If you are unsure which role applies to you, please seek clarification from the operator you propose to work with as to what role is required for your intended duties. It is the individual's responsibility to ensure that the appropriate role is held before work is carried out.

This role is included in the National Track and Civil Matrix .

Medical Requirement
  • Category 3 medical

Currency Requirement
  • ARTC / TfNSW - 2 years


NOTE: These are to be used as a guide only. If you are unsure which currency period applies to you, please seek clarification from the operator with whom you propose to work. It is the individual's responsibility to ensure that the appropriate currency is held before work is carried out.


Competency Requirements

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Job Role: Turnout Constructor - Timber - National


Role Description

The role of Turnout Constructor - Timber - National requires the skills and knowledge to implement turnout construction activities. This can include: planning work; implementing construction; dealing with maintenance and construction problems.

NOTE: If you are unsure which role applies to you, please seek clarification from the operator you propose to work with as to what role is required for your intended duties. It is the individual's responsibility to ensure that the appropriate role is held before work is carried out.

This role is included in the National Track and Civil Matrix .

Medical Requirement
  • Category 3 medical

Currency Requirement
  • ARTC / TfNSW – 2 years 


NOTE: These are to be used as a guide only. If you are unsure which currency period applies to you, please seek clarification from the operator with whom you propose to work. It is the individual's responsibility to ensure that the appropriate currency is held before work is carried out.



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Job Role: Ultrasonic Tester Track - National


Role Description

The role of Ultrasonic Tester Track - National involves testing plain rail and field welds using ultrasonic equipment. It can include: determining test requirements; conducting testing using hand directed equipment; conducting visual examination and measurement of welds; identifying and classifying defects; and completing all required documentation.

NOTE: If you are unsure which role applies to you, please seek clarification from the operator you propose to work with as to what role is required for your intended duties. It is the individual's responsibility to ensure that the appropriate role is held before work is carried out.

This role is included in the National Track and Civil Matrix.

Medical Requirement
  • Category3

Currency Requirement
  • TfNSW - 1 year

NOTE: These are to be used as a guide only. If you are unsure which currency period applies to you, please seek clarification from the operator with whom you propose to work. It is the individual's responsibility to ensure that the appropriate currency is held before work is carried out.


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Job Role: Ultrasonic Tester Turnouts - National


Role Description

The role of Ultrasonic Tester Turnouts - National involves testing plain rail and field welds using ultrasonic equipment. It includes determining test requirements, conducting testing using hand directed equipment, conducting visual examination and measurement of welds, identifying and classifying defects, and completing all required documentation. 


It also includes: test switches, crossings and other special components in turnouts using ultrasonic and other non-destructive testing equipment. It includes: determining test requirements, conducting ultrasonic testing using hand directed equipment, and conducting non-destructive testing.


NOTE: These are to be used as a guide only. If you are unsure which role applied to you, please seek clarification from the operator with whom you propose to work as to what role is required for your intended duties. It is the individual's responsibility to ensure that the appropriate role is held before work is carried out. These are to be used as a guide only. 


This role is included in the National Track and Civil Matrix.

Medical Requirement

  • Category 3

Currency Requirement

  • TfNSW - 1 year

NOTE: These are to be used as a guide only. If you are unsure which currency period applies to you, please seek clarification from the operator with whom you propose to work. It is the individual's responsibility to ensure that the appropriate currency is held before work is carried out.

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Job Role: Vegetation Controller - National


Role Description

The role of Vegetation Controller - National should be allocated for workers who can prepare chemicals and equipment, and apply chemicals for the control of identified pests or weeds using hand held application equipment to control vegetation.

NOTE: If you are unsure which role applies to you, please seek clarification from the operator you propose to work with as to what role is required for your intended duties. It is the individual's responsibility to ensure that the appropriate role is held before work is carried out.

This role is included in the National Track and Civil Matrix .

Medical Requirement
  • No medical requirement.

Currency Requirement
  • Metro / V/Line - 5 years


NOTE: These are to be used as a guide only. If you are unsure which currency period applies to you, please seek clarification from the operator with whom you propose to work. It is the individual's responsibility to ensure that the appropriate currency is held before work is carried out.


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