Working for us

We know that our people are the key to delivering our Rail contracting services to the highest of standards - by drawing on their technical know-how, combined with their continued safety training.

We give our people the support and training to deliver excellence

Our sites in Barnsley and Grangemouth coordination projects across the UK – delivering rail maintenance service wherever they are needed.

If you’re applying for a role to join our contracting team, you’ll need to have time-served experience on the tracks and hold up-to-date training certifications. During our recruitment process we undertake extensive pre-employments checks in line with our health and safety procedures, including security vetting, drug and alcohol testing and qualification verification. 

Typical roles we’re always keen to recruit for include:

  • Senior Engineering Manager
  • Engineering Manager
  • Signalling Manager
  • SMTH & G110
  • Point Fitter
  • Assistant Signalling Installer
  • Technician
  • Signalling Installation Operative
  • Operative
  • Grinding Supervisory Manager

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Our latest vacancies

We don’t currently have any live vacancies but are always keen to discuss potential opportunities for the right candidate.
If you want to be considered for our next vacancy, please email your CV to careers@nrl.co.uk

Send your CV

Please note: CVs submitted via email will be shared and managed by our sister Recruitment business, also part of the NRL Group, who manage our temporary and permanent job vacancies.

By submitting your CV you are giving permission for them to hold your personal data in a secure database, which will be managed in line with their robust GDPR processes. More information can be found on their website.

Opening up opportunities for apprentices

We’re keen to provide opportunities for school leavers and young adults to learn skills in the rail industry, understanding the importance of providing them with the right training and hands-on skills to start a successful career in our industry.

Access to industry recognised training

To ensure you remain compliant and help you advance your skills and qualifications, our in-house training team provide our workforce with industry recognised courses. Training available includes IOSH Managing Safely and Working Safely, Grinding, manual handling and Personal Track Safety (PTS) card recertification. 

Joining our business means joining our Group

Our Rail contracting business is part of the NRL Group, connecting you with hundreds of new colleagues and a range of personal benefits.

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