Transnet is Looking for General Workers or Yard Officials Reference Number: 50008875

Transnet Freight Railseeks a Trainee Yard Official in Newcastle, to place and clear wagons and locomotives; compile, receive and dispatch train- to pass the information on in order to deliver wagons/trains at their required destination according to a prescribed set of rules safely.

Transnet is South Africa’s state-owned freight transport and logistics company and is the custodian of the country’s rail, ports and pipeline networks.


  • Matric preferably with Maths
  • Be physically and mentally
  • Mental requirements
  • Psychologically fit

Skills required

  • Literacy skills
  • Judgement
  • Reasoning skills
  • Psychomotor skills(Reactions/ coordination)
  • Speed/distance estimation (judgement)
  • Communications (Listening) Communication (giving direction)
  • Attention to detail Spatial 3D (see object and/or markings in space)
  • Team working
  • Concentration
  • Literate
  • Analytical
  • Decision making
  • Eye, hand coordination

How to apply

Applications close on 01 August 2016. Completed curriculum vitae (CV) to be submitted by fax to 0117749419 (Please use this reference number: 50008875). Alternatively click here to apply online