About us:
Here at c2c we take pride in being an award-winning train operator running services between Fenchurch Street and Shoeburyness, serving 26 stations in East London and South Essex. Our customers never stand still and neither do we. We anticipate, innovate and flex around our customer’s needs and it takes a great team to do this. As Essex Thameside train operator c2c hold a 99 year full lease covering all station assets and hence we act as Infrastructure Manager for our stations.
What you’ll do:
We are looking for a motivated individual to join us in the capacity of Asset Manager Buildings. The position sits within the Asset Management team under the overall leadership of the Asset and Property Director, reporting directly into the Asset Manager Civils.

You will be responsible for managing building related assets across the c2c station portfolio. You will schedule, plan, forecast, resource and manage activities aiming at assuring project accuracy and quality from conception to completion to ensure efficient management of c2c building assets. You will be required to travel across our route inclusive of stations and depots. This is an interesting, challenging and excellent development opportunity for ta Graduate or Junior looking to progress within the industry.

Key accountabilities include:

  • Asset Management of the c2c station portfolio including buildings, footbridges, canopies and platforms
  • Develop, justify and manage annual maintenance budget for building assets to deliver PARL scores to meet c2c’s franchise obligations
  • Take accountability for and deliver a Buildings related work bank including Asbestos Management programme
  • Review periodic Framework contractor performance
  • Manage safety, cost, programme and quality requirements in the delivery of c2c inspection / maintenance / renewal works across the Buildings Portfolio
  • Work with the relevant c2c Asset Manager and Project Manager to ensure scope definition and Technical Queries are managed to provide maximum whole life value
  • Undertake site inspections / contractor works’ audits on safety, quality and efficiency to ensure c2c’s Asset Strategies are met
  • Ensure quality paperwork is compiled by contactor throughout programme, review Entry into Service and Hand back documentation, H&S Files and O&M Manuals. Ensure timely upload of information onto c2c’s shared asset drives and Asset Registers are kept up to date in c2c’s CAFM system
  • Input into c2c’s Asset Strategies and Asset Management System (AMS) including Change logs
  • Ensure contractors adhere c2c’s AMS 2.6 Access and Application Manual; reviewing WPPs and site management documentation as appropriate
  • Liaise with c2c station management teams to ensure requirements are met in the specifying and planning of works
  • Maintain good collaborative working relationship with key third party stakeholders such as Network Rail and London Underground
  • Comply with all c2c processes and procedures including procurement and financial governance

What it takes:

  • Proven work experience as an Asset Manager within the parameters of ISO 55001 Asset Management
  • Excellent safety attitude
  • An eye for quality and detail
  • Familiarity of the hazards and methods of work when working on or near railway electrical systems
  • Working knowledge of design and visualisations software; AutoCAD would be advantageous
  • Familiarity with rules, regulations, best practices, and performance standards
  • Good practical understanding and application of CDM Regulations 2015
  • Ability to work with multiple discipline projects
  • Decision making ability and leadership skills
  • Outstanding communication and negotiation skills
  • Professional Registration of an accredited body or working towards registration
  • Time management and organisation skills
  • BSc/BEng degree in Engineering preferred or relevant field or demonstrable equivalent experience
  • Personal Track Safety competence and Site Management Safety Training Scheme (SMSTS) advantageous
  • Knowledge of Network Rail Standards beneficial particularly NR/L2/INI/02009, Forms A/B, NR/L2/CIV/003 (F001, F002, F003, F004, F005, F006)
  • Experience of using Microsoft and Google Suite Software
  • Knowledge of c2c and Network Rail operations and geography

 What we offer:

  • Salary up to £35K subject to experience
  • Final salary pension scheme
  • 33 days holiday (inclusive of bank holidays)
  • Free travel on c2c and discounted travel on other National Rail services
  • Access to an online benefits portal, a one-stop shop for a variety of rewards and benefits

To apply for this post email your CV along with a cover letter to c2c.recruitment@c2crail.net

A cover letter is necessary as it gives you the chance to explain to us why you’re the best candidate for the job. You do this by highlighting relevant or transferable skills and experience; therefore you should always write your cover letter with the position you’re applying for in mind.

Short listing will be carried out on the basis of the information provided.

The closing date for this role is Wednesday 1st September 2021

 We welcome applications from a diverse range of candidates regardless of background, disability or gender as we strive to create workplaces that reflect the communities we serve.