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Training and Competency Manager

Location: Derby, ENG, GB

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If you’re ambitious, driven and team-spirited, this is your opportunity to build a career as a Training and Competency Manager based at our site in Derby, United Kingdom.


Leadership & Development:

• To lead & manage a team of Training and Competence Assessors ensuring accountability and quality delivery at all Northern sites and UK wide for Depot Operations and ISST’s
• Ability to advise, persuade and influence Services Leaders (UK) on matters relating to compliance of the governance of safety critical training and competence management
• Develop the competence and capability of the training team to deliver blended learning solutions across the Services business
• To develop skills as a leader to continuously develop the T&C team and develop own capability to offer a blend of learning solutions
• Work collaboratively with Training Support Team to continuously offer the best learning solutions to sites

Competence and Technical Management across the UK sites:

• Ensure appropriate staffing and resourcing at all sites to maintain daily T&C operations for Traction and Rolling Stock, Operational Driver Competences, Depot Operations Controller, ISST’s
• Work closely with all locations to understand the competence and technical training requirements
• Create a clear delivery plan by site using a blend of learning solutions to meet the needs of the location
• Incorporate T&C standards and processes to ensure CMS (Competency Management Systems) compliance
• In line with the operational excellence building blocks implement best in class T&C operations with standardised practices and procedures
• Develop best practice onboarding and induction processes to deliver standard capability across the operation
• Ensure link to stakeholders, e.g. Fleet Maintenance Engineering, Operational Excellence
• Challenge the current dynamic to ensure continued training effectiveness
• Work closely with mobilisation teams to ensure the smooth handover of new projects to incorporate them into day to day operations

HSE, Governance and Compliance:

• Work closely with Training Team Managers and Training Support Team to deliver best in class solutions to support ‘working safely and competently’ at all locations following HSE and CMS procedures
• Oversee the implementation and accurate evaluation of all T&C supporting systems EDS, Moodle, LMS, T&C Database
• Oversee the continued day to day compliance and governance of T&C at all locations


• Demonstrated experience as a Competency Manager with people management responsibility
• Demonstrated knowledge and understanding of rail regulations and competency management systems (CMS) that support safety critical competence requirements related to Depot Operations and maintenance including operations control and depot driving
• Occupationally competent operations and rail assessor
• Qualified Verifier
• Experienced Trainer with knowledge of blended learning design and delivery and learning theory and transference to the workplace
• HSE ambassador demonstrated behaviour in driving a preventative culture
• Language skills: Advanced/business fluent level of English
• Mobility: the main work location will be Derby with 1 or 2 days per week at either London or Crofton sites.


Bombardier Transportation is a global mobility solution provider leading the way with the rail industry’s broadest portfolio. It covers the full spectrum of solutions, ranging from trains to sub-systems and signalling to complete turnkey transport systems, e-mobility technology and data-driven maintenance services. Combining technology and performance with empathy, Bombardier Transportation continuously breaks new ground in sustainable mobility by providing integrated solutions that create substantial benefits for operators, passengers and the environment. Headquartered in Berlin, Germany, Bombardier Transportation employs around 39,850 people and its products and services operate in over 60 countries.

Bombardier is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, age, disability status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, National, or Local Laws.

Posting date: 26.02.2020
Closing date: 27.03.2020
Competitive salary range
Number of working hours: 37


Job: Train Fleet Management
Primary Location: GB-ENG-Derby
Organization: Transportation
Schedule: Full-time
Employee Status: Regular

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