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Question 1 of 15
Tell me about yourself.
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Question 2 of 15
Why do you want to operate a tram?
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Saves smashing my car up.
Question 3 of 15
Why do you want a career as a tram operator?
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I believe that I can be an asset to the company with my skills.
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Because I think I have the skills to become a good tram driver which will in turn benefit the company and myself.
Question 4 of 15
What have your achievements been to date?
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Passed my car driving instructor exams and bus driving tests.
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Working to tight deadlines in high pressure environments and bringing up my kids.
Question 5 of 15
Are you able to cope with stressful situations?
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Take a deep breath and think of a calmer situation.
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Yes. I have been in stressful situations in other employment.
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Yes. I have spent 14 years in the military followed by 13 years in a busy Operations Centre for a high profile customer. I have learnt to remain calm at all times.
Question 6 of 15
How do you handle your anger?
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Think before I act and try to stay calm.
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Count to ten do not become involved in a dispute.
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Generally I don't get too angry but when I do I try to think before reacting.
Question 7 of 15
What do you feel is the most important skill a tram operator should possess?
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Knowledge, training, time keeping.
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Knowledge of the vehicle and track rules.
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Safety, cyustomers.
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Safety of my passengers and making sure the timetable is adhered to.
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Ability to concentrate and follow rules.
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The ability to maintain focus for long durations.
Question 8 of 15
Have you ever operated a commercial passenger vehicle before?
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Yes I have operated pcv on stage carriage work.
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No. I have driven a London Underground train (Tube) on the Circle line in simulation though.
Question 9 of 15
What do you know about our company?
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Well I know theres approx. 90,000 passenger traveling on the tram per day.
Question 10 of 15
Why are you the best candidate for us?
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Because I'm hard working honest & reliable.
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Asset again, love the city and the service provided by the company.
Question 11 of 15
Where do you see yourself in five years?
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I would like to be in some kind of supervisory or training role.
Question 12 of 15
How do you practice safety on the job?
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Watch someone else do it.
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I always look for hazards that may harm the passengers, colleagues or myself.
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Calm and focused approach.
Question 13 of 15
What is your greatest strength? How does it help you as a Tram Operator?
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My greatest strength is I can adapt quickly when situations arise quickly and remain calm in stressful situatons.
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Staying focused for a long time, even in high pressure situations.
Question 14 of 15
What is your greatest weakness? What are you doing to improve it?
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Communication, head on approach talking to people even if it gets awkward.
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Sometimes I keep myself to myself at the work place and to improve it I will try to intereact more my colleagues.
Question 15 of 15
Personally, what is the most difficult part of being a Tram Operator for you?
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I think when there is a technical problem.

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