Welcome to the Network Rail Hub

We run, maintain and develop Britain's rail tracks, signalling, bridges, tunnels, level crossings and many key stations. Our rail network is the fastest growing and safest in Europe. But we still have work to do to create a railway fit for 21st century Britain. We have £25bn earmarked to invest in landmark projects and...

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Typically recruits

  • Aerospace
  • Chemical/Process
  • Civil/Building
  • Computing/Technology
  • Electronic & Electrical
  • Materials & Minerals
  • Mechanical/Manufacturing
  • Sciences/Maths

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We are the second biggest property owner in the country after the MOD
The rail network includes 30,000 bridges, tunnels & embankment
The rail network includes 20,000 miles of tracks and thousands of signals
A million more trains run than just ten years ago
We operate a click and collect parcel service called Doddle
Over 3,000 people joined us last year.
In the last five years we’ve recruited and developed over 1,000 apprentices and 500 graduates

Placements / Internships (2)

Graduate Opportunities (4)

Tajamul Daroge

Civil Engineering Year in Industry Placement

"I found the organisation to be very welcoming and have enjoyed working for a company that plays a key role in the nation's economy."

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Network Rail's Penny supports Women in Engineering Day

A Network Rail project manager for the new station entrance in Leeds has thrown her support behind the campaign to increase diversity in engineering. National Women in Engineering Day, organised by the Women’s Engineering Society, is intended to raise the profile and achievements of females in the industry. Only 14 per cent of Network Rail employees are female.  The company’s chief executive Mark Carne has spoken passionately about the need to tackle a macho culture within...

Network Rail announces £38bn investment plan

Network Rail (NR) has launched a five-year, £38 billion investment plan, in a bid to improve services and punctuality after it failed to reach the target set for 2009 to 2014. NR said: "Our focus for the coming five-year period is to restore record levels of performance and spend and invest some £38 billion in our railways targeting the busiest parts of our network to relieve congestion and provide more trains, more seats and quicker, greener journeys." To meet demand from...

Government plans for firms to run railway lines and trains

The first railway line to be owned and maintained by the same company that runs trains on it will be the East West railway. Network Rail has said it supports government moves to reunify track and train operations. The first railway line since the 1990s to be owned and maintained by the same company that runs trains on it, will be the East West railway between Oxford and Cambridge. Transport secretary Chris Grayling also said in a statement to Parliament that when new rail franchises are...

Added: 7th December 2016

Shinjinee Pal

Electrical/Electronic Engineering

"Network Rail has lived up to every expectation and indeed, has given a lot more than I expected."

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