Trainee Train Assistant

  • TopCareer
  • Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
  • Aug 06, 2017
Permanent Automotive Transportation

Job Description

Our client has a position for a Trainee Train Assistant to assist the Train Driver in the movement of the train, shunt the train and to convey information to the client centre en route to enhance the safe, fast movement of commodities. Applicants must have the potential and attributes necessary to be trained to efficiently and safely perform the tasks of a Train Assistant and to be trained as a Train Driver.

Position Output

  • Prepare Locomotive
  • Assistance En Route
  • Prepare Communication Equipment
  • Shunting Movement
  • Stable Train/ Locomotive

Qualifications & Experience:

  • Grade 12 with Maths
  • At least 1,6 meters tall


Applicants must possess the following:

  • Depth perception
  • Communication (reading, written and verbal)
  • Conscientious


  • Safety conscious
  • Environmental awareness
  • Conscientious
  • Prepared to work overtime
  • Prepared to work shifts


  • Visual acuity


Physically able to lift and carry heavy objects (be prepared to be subjected to assessment of physical abilities) Please note that due to the fast amount of applications received we would not be in a possession to respond to telephonic enquiries regarding your application.

Applicants that are interested in applying for the advertised position must apply by faxing their Curriculum Vitae (CV) to Fax :086 766 1149

If you have not been contacted within 30 days of the closing date of this advertisement please consider your application as unsuccessful.



Job Level


Salary Range

R5 000 - R10 000 per month