Why work in rail

Join an industry that offers varied and exciting careers.

Whether it’s building state-of-the-art stations, designing more energy-efficient trains, or finding innovative ways to keep people safe, there’s a route into rail for everyone.

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    Billions in investment mean rail needs thousands more professionals over the coming years

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    Rail is a diverse and inclusive industry aiming to have a workforce that represents the passengers it serves

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    Choose from a wide range of roles

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    Transfer your existing skills to a career in the rail industry

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    Help build a sustainable future

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    Rail plays a central role in supporting the UK economy and connecting communities

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    Be part of an exciting and innovative industry

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    Travel the country as part of your work