McGinley Support Services
Senior Trackman/ Lookout
July 2014 — Present
High Output Track Renewals Core Gang, works consisting of preparation, follow up and maintenance work.
Roles in this job include Stressing of newly renewed track, setting up the stress kit and pulling alongside the welders, helping them as needed. Use of abrasive wheels, small tools and small plant to get the job done as effective as possible. In this role I successfully showed numerous examples of thinking on the spot while working under pressure, using my own initiative along with learning from others fast and efficient. I'm also seen as a leader by my ganger, acting as Track Charge Man when our current TCM is not on shift. Organising our gangs van's paperwork/ Driver's log/ services are all part of my role being the main driver.