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Overview

Customer Service Assistant Job at Network Rail – in London

Job Description

Customer Service Assistant – 6 Months Fixed-Term Opportunity (London Liverpool Street Managed Station)

Location

London, GB

Department Name

Eastern Region

About Network Rail

We at network rail are dedicated to becoming one of Britain’s best employers and believe this starts with placing the candidate at the heart of everything we do!

Our ambition to be responsive to passengers and freight users, drives us every day and we’re empowered to do the right thing for those who use the rail network. We actively challenge unsafe practices and take responsibility for addressing risks, resolving issues and protecting safety and wellbeing.

Brief Description

To provide a customer focused presence within the station on a day to day basis to deliver a first class and safe station environment for Train Operating Companies (TOCs), passengers and retailers.

Please note that this is a 6 months Fixed-Term opportunity.

About the role (External)

Key Accountabilities:
1. Provide a highly visible point of contact for station users providing customer service to all, including visitors, contractors, retailers, TOC’s and customers travelling throughout the station.

2. Undertake regular station checks including contractor compliance, security, safety and equipment in accordance with relevant company standards and procedures, completing the relevant paperwork for audit purposes.

3. Respond to and record emergencies and incidents involving the general public and industry partners, as required.

4. Provide a point of contact for the reporting of faults within the station, maintaining appropriate records, reviewing and closing actions as required.

5. Actively assist and provide information to customers travelling throughout the station.

6. Check contractors have relevant risk assessments and method statements prior to issuing Permit to Work.

7. In liaison with customers, external authorities and regulators, implement plans to prevent and manage criminal activity on the station, including discouraging and preventing unauthorised persons from entering or remaining on the station.

8. Provide a proactive role in dealing with hazards or unsafe conditions, checking that all such occurrences are reported correctly.

9. Fulfil allocated duties as prescribed within Emergency Plans.

Job Skills, Experience and Qualifications:
Essential

  • Command of English language, both written and oral
  • Experience of working in a customer facing environment
  • Confidence to deal with different types of situations assertively
  • Experience of working effectively as part of a team

Desirable

  • Educated to GCSE or equivalent in English and maths

Salary: Circa £20,000

Please note that this is a 6 months Fixed-Term opportunity.

Closing date: 27th May 2022. Late applications will not be accepted.

We positively embrace flexible working recognising that employees may wish to balance work and family/home life.

About Company

Company: Network Rail –

Company Location:  London

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