KeolisAmey Docklands Limited
22000.00 - 26000.00 GBP Annual + dependent on experiences
13 Sep 2017
20 Sep 2017
Contract Type

KeolisAmey Docklands, a new joint venture formed between Keolis and Amey, was awarded the franchise to operate and maintain the DLR until 2021.

Position: Engineering Administrator
Location: Poplar, London
Job Type: Full Time, Permanent
Salary: GBP22k - GBP26k dependent on experiences

About the role:

As an Administrator, you will provide a professional and effective administrative support service to both the PA / Business Support Manager, and the Engineering Team, reporting on a daily basis PA to the Engineering Director. The Administrator may also be required to work at the DLR Beckton depot on occasion.


- Provide administrative / PA cover to other areas of the business during holiday and absence
- Ensure relevant paperwork is available for review in advance of any meetings
- Obtain and collate relevant information for response to enquiries
- Prepare computer based presentations for use both internally and externally
- Manage the preparation of and issue of periodic reports, on-call rosters and other such tasks
- Maintain an efficient office filing system
- Collection and distribution of post on a daily basis
- Arrange meetings, training days, conferences as and when required and ensure appropriate equipment is available if required
- Attend meetings, produce and distribute action notes and / or minutes; to liaise with staff to ensure actions are completed
- To receive visitors in a professional manner and ensure appropriate rooms and equipment are available
- Make arrangements for business travel, book car hire for the department as and when required
- Arrange inductions for new team members to business as and when required
- Organise vehicle, hire as and when appropriate
- Ad-hoc ordering of PPE for department
- Ensure job vacancies and notices are displayed and up to date and that hallways and meeting rooms are kept clear
- Create cohesive co-operation among other departments internally and externally including staff representatives, which is focused on achieving adequate solutions, key business objectives and continuous improvement
- Inputting of Incident Reports for the Safety Department
- Support different areas of the organisation, ensuring the operation of the railway continues regardless of whether it falls into the direct area of responsibility
- Other ad-hoc duties as required

About you:

- Ideal candidate will have intermediate computer skills, including Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint and Word
- GCSE qualifications (or equivalent) including Maths & English (Grade C)
- NVQ administration qualification or relevant experience is desirable
- Minimum typing speed of 45wpm
- The ability to liaise in a professional and persuasive manner with staff at all levels of the business
- The ability to develop and follow standard administrative procedures
- The ability to learn new computer based packages

You may have experience of the following: Administrator, Admin Assistant, Office Administrator, Administrative Assistant, Office Assistant, Customer Service, Administration Assistant etc.

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