Qualified Train Driver

Recruiter: GWR
Type: Permanent
Location: UK
Salary: £competitive + great benefits

Based Exeter St David’s or Penzance

We’re looking for a qualified train driver to help us make history and set new standards in rail travel, as we make a huge investment in our rail network. Join our team of Great Westerners and you’ll provide customers in our western region with a special experience, making sure everyone arrives safely and on time.

Delivering punctual services our customers can rely on, you’ll help us to make rail travel relaxing, fast, efficient, friendly and fun. A real stickler for following safety rules and policies, you’ll need to be able to pass all relevant assessments and quickly learn all about our routes and ways of working. A good communicator and listener with an eye for detail, you’ll share our passion for providing our customers with an excellent service.  

Able to work a variety of shifts including nights and weekends, you must live within an hour’s travel from the depot you’re applying for or be willing to relocate. Always punctual and willing to learn, you’ll be a great relationship builder who can stay focused and work alone for long periods of time. You should also have a strong safety track record and experience of following instructions and procedures.

At GWR, our quality services call at 275 train stations across the South West of England and Wales. Join us and you’ll enjoy a great team environment and driving trains on one of the most prestigious railway networks in the world. You’ll also be rewarded with all kinds of benefits, including a final salary pension scheme, free rail travel across the GWR network for you and your family, a company-sponsored health care plan and childcare vouchers.