Siemens – Class 444/450 Desiro Reconfiguration and Modification project


Overview – Supply of 200 semi-skilled and skilled temporary workers at Eastleigh Works depot


Steps Undertaken/Qualitative Improvements

  • Resource required skillsets and preselect temporary workers through an agreed assessment centre format including competency specific interview and administering appropriate trade-specific test papers e.g. Mechanical, Electrical, Vehicle Builder, Tester
  • Arrange Occupational Health screenings for all temporary workers, specifically Network Rail PTS Medical and Drug & Alcohol certification
  • On-boarding and integration of circa 20+ temporary workers per week to meet contractual obligations and avoid incurring liquidated damage clauses from South Western Railway
  • Mobilisation of site
  •  First in Class support
  • Working with third parties; design and engineering consultancies
  • Procurement of materials
  • Risk Assessment & Fatigue management
  • Development of Productionisation, Work Instructions and MethodStatements
  • Competency Assessments
  • Health & Safety Management
  • Development of Real-Time production Information and Visualisation data
  • Procurement and installation of time and attendance system including ITsupport provision


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