Train Controller

Closing on: Mar 22, 2025

Job Detail:

Company Name: Etihad Rail
Job Role: Train Controller Jobs in Dubai
No. of Vacancies: 5
Location: Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Salary: AED 2800 – AED 7500/Month with free food accommodation
Job Type: Full-Time / Part-Time
Experience: 1–2 Years in related field
Nationality: Any
Benefits: As per UAE labor Law
Country: United Arab Emirates

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Train Controller Jobs in Dubai

Job Description:

Etihad Rail is seeking a qualified and experienced Train Controller to join our team in Dubai. The Train Controller plays a crucial role in ensuring the safe and efficient operation of train services by monitoring and controlling train movements, coordinating with train crews and other departments, and responding to emergencies and incidents as needed.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Monitor train movements and track conditions using computerized signaling and control systems.
  • Coordinate the dispatching and routing of trains to ensure adherence to schedules and operational requirements.
  • Communicate with train crews, station staff, and maintenance teams to coordinate arrivals, departures, and service disruptions.
  • Monitor and respond to signals, alarms, and alerts indicating track obstructions, equipment malfunctions, or other safety hazards.
  • Implement emergency procedures and protocols in response to incidents such as accidents, derailments, or unauthorized intrusions.
  • Maintain accurate records of train movements, delays, and incidents, and prepare reports for management and regulatory authorities.
  • Collaborate with other departments, including operations, maintenance, and safety, to ensure the safe and efficient operation of train services.
  • Provide guidance and support to junior train controllers and other operational staff as needed.

Education and Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering, transportation management, or a related field.
  • Previous experience as a train controller or dispatcher in a rail or transportation environment.
  • Proficiency in operating computerized signaling and control systems.
  • Knowledge of railway operations, safety regulations, and emergency procedures.
  • Strong communication and decision-making skills.

Salary & Benefits:

  • Competitive salary based on experience and qualifications.
  • Comprehensive health insurance coverage.
  • Retirement benefits and savings plans.
  • Opportunities for career development and advancement within Etihad Rail.


Joining Etihad Rail as a Train Controller offers an exciting opportunity to be part of a groundbreaking project that is revolutionizing transportation in the UAE. We are committed to providing a supportive work environment where employees can grow and succeed in their careers while contributing to the success of our rail network.

How to Apply:

Interested candidates are invited to submit their resume and cover letter through the Etihad Rail careers portal, or by emailing their application to Please include “Train Controller Application” in the subject line.


Q: What are the working hours for Train Controllers at Etihad Rail?
A: The working hours may vary based on operational requirements, including shifts and weekends, to ensure continuous coverage of train services.

Q: Is prior experience in railway operations required for this position?
A: Previous experience as a train controller or dispatcher in a rail or transportation environment is preferred, but we also welcome candidates with relevant experience in related fields.

Q: Are there opportunities for career advancement within Etihad Rail for Train Controllers?
A: Yes, we provide training and development programs to help employees enhance their skills and advance in their careers within the organization.

Join us at Etihad Rail and be part of a team driving innovation and excellence in rail transportation. Apply now to embark on an exciting career journey with us!

Job Category: Train Controller
Job Type: Full Time

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