Recruitment stories

All the latest recruitment news from the rail industry.

Sue Kershaw joins Costain as managing director, transportation

25th March 2020

Sue Kershaw has joined Costain as managing director of its transportation division where she will be responsible for the highways, […]

Bostonair Group changes track with expansion into the rail sector

23rd March 2020

The Bostonair Group is hoping to fly high in the rail sector with the expansion of its leading recruitment, line […]

First trainee roles announced for Goole rail manufacturing project

10th March 2020

Siemens Mobility Limited today announced the first trainee roles for its new world-class rail manufacturing facility in Goole, East Yorkshire. […]

CPMS is delighted to welcome Adeline Ginn as its Group Strategy and Legal Director

5th March 2020

Adeline Ginn has been revealed as CPMS’s Group Strategy and Legal Director. Adeline has extensive knowledge and experience of the […]

Kate Jennings joins the Railway Industry Association as Policy Director

3rd March 2020

The Railway Industry Association is delighted to announce that Kate Jennings joins as its Policy Director. Kate has been the […]

GB Railfreight Announce New Commercial Director

3rd March 2020

GB Railfreight is delighted to announce the appointment of Liam Day as Commercial Director. Liam, currently GBRf’s Head of Contracts, […]

Could you be a signaller? Network Rail is recruiting 60 across Yorkshire and the North East

3rd March 2020

Network Rail is inviting people in Yorkshire and the North East to a recruitment event next month to find out […]

Grand Central announces train crew hub in Blackpool

27th February 2020

Grand Central has announced it has signed a lease with Blackpool Council and work has now started on the 2,500sq […]

University of Birmingham and Siemens Mobility Limited announce new research collaboration

26th February 2020

The University of Birmingham and Siemens Mobility Limited have announced a new, academic framework research collaboration, deepening the relationship between […]

Dyer & Butler joins the 5% club to underline commitment to apprentices, graduates and sponsored students

25th February 2020

Dyer & Butler, a multi-disciplined engineering services specialist focused on essential infrastructure including airports, railways and highways and part of […]

CrossCountry reveals two new Regional Directors

21st February 2020

Great Britain’s largest long-distance rail operator, CrossCountry, has announced the appointment of Sarah Kelley and Richard Morris as Regional Directors. […]

Young women use the railway to expand their career opportunities

18th February 2020

A group of young women studying over 60 miles apart came together to discover the roles available to women in […]

Porterbrook strengthens public affairs expertise

17th February 2020

Porterbrook is delighted to announce the appointment of James McGowan as Director of Public Affairs. James brings over twenty years’ […]

Dyer & Butler highlights contribution of apprentices for National Apprenticeship Week

11th February 2020

Dyer & Butler, a multi-disciplined engineering services specialist focused on essential infrastructure including airports, railways and highways, has marked National […]

Ex-Thomas Cook staff enjoying new career journey with Great Western Railway

10th February 2020

Great Western Railway (GWR) has recruited more than 30 ex-Thomas Cook staff after appealing to employees of the collapsed travel […]

Amey Consulting launches trailblazing Railway Engineering degree apprenticeship scheme with Sheffield Hallam University

4th February 2020

Amey Consulting, in partnership with Sheffield Hallam University, has launched a ground-breaking Railway Engineering degree apprenticeship scheme to help bring […]

Transport for London launches search for 75 new apprentices

3rd February 2020

As National Apprenticeship Week begins, Transport for London (TfL) has launched the second phase of its annual search for fresh […]

16-year-old Eleanor Nugent helping to recruit new Apprentice Fleet Engineers

30th January 2020

East Midlands Railway is now recruiting the engineers of the future, offering opportunities for young people from across the East […]

Proposed state-of-the art train depot to bring over 100 new jobs to West Midlands

29th January 2020

West Midlands Trains has released plans to build a clean, modern, state-of-the-art train depot. The proposed development is an essential […]

Costain appoints Simon Ellison as Rail Sector Director

23rd January 2020

Costain, the smart infrastructure solutions company, has appointed Simon Ellison as rail sector director. In his new role, Simon will […]