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I have created this page where I list all the externally advertised Train Crew and related Management and training jobs I am aware of in one place. This list may not be exhaustive and is only updated every few weeks. Some jobs, especially for Trainee Train Drivers, are only advertised for a short time and call fall between updates and it is as well to monitor the Jobs Pages of Train Operating Companies yourself so as not to miss anything. Details about where to apply are listed on the Train Operating Companies page.

WHAT TO DO NEXT

Around 400 people apply for every Trainee Train Driver’s vacancy. Only one – 0.25% – will succeed. Which means that it is almost impossible to get into this job with a casual approach. You need to know what you’re doing and prepare properly before you start. Well, start here….

Those who prepare well with How to Become’s one-day Train Driver Recruitment Preparation Course have an astonishing 75% success rate. It is a one day course that is held regularly in Maidstone and costs about £140. On it you will learn:

HOW TO APPLY AND PASS THE SELECTION PROCESS
  • What the role of involves.
  • How to demonstrate the assessable qualities throughout selection.
  • How to complete the application form to ensure success.
  • What the psychometric tests involve.
  • Sample Trainability for Rules and Procedures test.
  • Get to try a mechanical comprehension test.
  • Lots of Group-Bourdon testing and an online testing resource to take away.
  • How to be fully prepared for the testing day.
PREPARING TO PASS THE TRAINEE TRAIN DRIVER STRUCTURED AND MANAGER’S INTERVIEWS
  • The difference between both sets of interviews.
  • How to prepare effectively for the interviews to ensure success.
  • The structured interview and how to answer the questions.
  • How to demonstrate previous experience during the interviews.
  • What the manager’s interview involves and how to pass it.
  • Sample interview questions and responses.
  • A mock interview demonstration – get to try the interview.
  • How to answer the train driver interview questions.
  • Useful aids for practising – you will receive sample tests!
  • Trainee train driver recruitment details.

If you’re serious about going for this career you really need to do this course.
Click HERE for a FAQ sheet then…

Click on the banner below to book your place

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Current Vacancies


Passenger Train Operators…

Arriva Trains Wales Website, Jobs
Qualified Train Driver (Carmarthen) – closing: 10/10/17

c2c Website, Jobs

Nothing currently advertised

Caledonian Sleeper Website, Jobs
Nothing currently advertised

Chiltern Railways Website, Jobs
Apprentice Engineer x2 – Closes 13/10/2017

Cross-Country Trains Website, Jobs
Qualified Train Drivers (Leeds)- Closes 29/09/2017
Driver Team Manager (Bristol) – closing: 06/10/17

Crossrail Website, Jobs
Nothing currently advertised

East Midlands Trains Website, Jobs
Nothing currently advertised

Eurostar
Website, Jobs
Maintainer Engineer – Ongoing

Eurotunnel Website

I do not check this company as train crew jobs are rarely advertised

First Great Western Website, Jobs
Qualified Train Drivers at East Region , Central Region, West Region – Exeter Penzance   closes – ongoing

First Hull Trains Website, Jobs
Qualified Train Drivers at East Region , Central Region, West Region – Exeter Penzance closes – ongoing

First Trans-Pennine Express Website, Jobs
Qualified Train Drivers at East Region , Central Region, West Region – Exeter Penzance closes – ongoing

Grand Central Website, Jobs

Train Driver – Bradford – Closes 30/09/2017

Greater Anglia Website, Jobs
Nothing currently advertised

Heathrow Express Website, Jobs
Nothing currently advertised

Island Line Website, Jobs
Various Roles Advertised

London Midland Website, Jobs
Nothing currently advertised

London Overground Website, Jobs
Nothing currently advertised

Merseyrail Website, Jobs
Nothing currently advertised

Northern Rail Website, Jobs
Nothing currently advertised

ScotRail Website, Jobs
Nothing currently advertised

Southeastern Website, Jobs
Qualified Train Drivers – Victoria & Orpington Depots – Closes 31/10/2017

South West Trains Website, Jobs
Various roles advertised

Southern Railway Website, Jobs
Various roles advertised

Thameslink Great Northern Website, Jobs
Various Roles Advertised 

Virgin East Coast Trains Website, Jobs
Various Roles Advertised

Virgin Trains (West Coast) Website Jobs
Nothing currently advertised

Colas Rail Website
Various Roles Advertised

DB Schenker Website, Jobs
Nothing currently advertised

Devon & Cornwall Railways Website
Nothing currently advertised

Direct Rail Services Website, Jobs
Nothing currently advertised

Freightliner Website, Jobs
Train Drivers x 6, Freightliner Heavy Haul Closes – 30/09/2017

GB Railfreight
Website, Jobs
Train Manager at Felixstowe – Closes 15/09/2017
Train Manager at Peterborough – Closes 15/09/2017

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