Recruitment stories

All the latest recruitment news from the rail industry.

New Chief Executive appointed at Campaign for Better Transport

20th August 2018

Campaign for Better Transport has appointed Darren Shirley as its new Chief Executive. Darren, who was previously leading Which?’s campaigning […]

Balfour Beatty VINCI announces appointment of new MD for HS2 Joint Venture

10th August 2018

Balfour Beatty VINCI has announced the appointment of Mark Davies as Managing Director for its HS2 Joint Venture. Mark Davies […]

ScotRail announces £4million front-line recruitment drive

8th August 2018

Recruitment comes as ScotRail prepares to deliver faster journeys, more seats, and better services. ScotRail has confirmed a £4million front-line […]

200 job boost for Scotland’s railway

7th August 2018

Network Rail Scotland will be creating around 200 jobs this summer in one of the biggest recruitment drives in its […]

David Jordan announced as new COO of Angel Trains

6th August 2018

Angel Trains, one of Britain’s leading train leasing companies, has confirmed David Jordan as its new COO. David succeeds Kevin […]

Hull Trains smashes through the glass ceiling

2nd August 2018

Research released by the Government this week reveals a significant gender pay gap in the UK. However, UK train operator, […]

Aspin Strengthens Executive Team

1st August 2018

Aspin, a leading provider of engineered solutions for the UK’s infrastructure sectors, has strengthened its executive team with the confirmation […]

Heritage railway appoints first apprentice

1st August 2018

The Talyllyn Railway has celebrated taking on it’s first Apprentice in the Railways history.  Oscar Hutchinson, who lives in Abergynolwyn, […]

DB Cargo UK launches fresh recruitment drive

30th July 2018

DB Cargo UK has launched a major new recruitment drive to attract a new generation of talent to work in […] is recruiting

26th July 2018

Do you want to work with the team behind the UK’s fastest growing and most popular rail industry daily media […]

HS2 Ltd appoints Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer

23rd July 2018

Richard Robinson joins HS2 Ltd as Chief Operating Officer from AECOM. Michael Bradley CB joins as Chief Financial Officer from […]

Transport for Wales to Open North Wales Business Unit

23rd July 2018

Located in Wrexham, the new unit will employ a total of 30 staff by 2019, with ten expected to be […]

Mayor Dave elected chairman of Strategic Transport Forum

12th July 2018

Mayor of Bedford Borough, Dave Hodgson, has been elected chairman of England’s Economic Heartland’s Strategic Transport Forum. The Forum is […]

Board changes at Network Rail

10th July 2018

David Noyes, former CEO of Cunard and senior director at BA, has joined Network Rail’s Board as a non-executive director. […]

Merseyrail makes internal appointment to Commercial Director

9th July 2018

Suzanne Grant has been promoted to the role of Commercial Director at Merseyrail following 5 successful years as Head of Marketing […]

Hull Trains appoints highly respected driver manager

6th July 2018

Hull Trains has strengthened its team with the appointment of Steve Pugh as Driver Manager. Steve is a highly respected […]

ScotRail appoints first female Engineering Director

25th June 2018

ScotRail has appointed its first female Engineering Director. It has been announced that Syeda Ghufran has been appointed as ScotRail […]

Go-Ahead Group appoints Patrick Verwer as CEO of Govia Thameslink Railway

22nd June 2018

The Go-Ahead Group plc (GOG) has today appointed Patrick Verwer, former Managing Director of London Midland Trains, as CEO of […]

Appointment of Managing Director for Hull Trains

13th June 2018

FirstGroup has appointed Louise Cheeseman, formerly Service Delivery Director at Hull Trains, as Managing Director of the open access rail […]

New rail freight chairman sets out 2018 focus

6th June 2018

DB Cargo UK’s Chief Executive Hans-Georg Werner has been appointed chairman of the UK’s most influential body of rail freight […]

Cardiff station adopters support call for more volunteers across the railway

5th June 2018

A group of station adopters from Llanishen are backing the call for more people to consider volunteering at their local […]

Metro extension Delivery Manager rewarded for employing local residents

1st June 2018

A Senior Delivery Manager at the Midland Metro Alliance has been presented with an award for his contribution to employing […]