Salary for train driver

Average salary


3400 £

Basic salary 1900 £
Maximum Wage 4800 £
1900 £
Lowest
3350 £
Average
4800 £
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The average salary for the train driver position is 3400 £

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Companies with the highest earnings in position Train driver


ADAPTIVE RESOURCING 12500 $
WEST MIDLANDS TRAINS 4753 £
PW CONSULTING 4640 £
ABELLIO GREATER ANGLIA 4356 £
GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY 4166 £
GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY 4166 £
FIRST MILITARY RECRUITMENT 4061 £
SYSTEM PEOPLE 2560 £
BABCOCK INTERNATIONAL 2279 £
NORTHERN TRAINS 2124 £

Salary in companies


ADAPTIVE RESOURCING 12500 $
1900 £ 12500 $
WEST MIDLANDS TRAINS 4753 £
1900 £ 12500 $
PW CONSULTING 4640 £
1900 £ 12500 $
ABELLIO GREATER ANGLIA 4356 £
1900 £ 12500 $
GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY 4166 £
1900 £ 12500 $
GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY 4166 £
1900 £ 12500 $
FIRST MILITARY RECRUITMENT 4061 £
1900 £ 12500 $
SYSTEM PEOPLE 2560 £
1900 £ 12500 $
BABCOCK INTERNATIONAL 2279 £
1900 £ 12500 $
NORTHERN TRAINS 2124 £
1900 £ 12500 $

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Requirements


  • do you live within 60 minutes commuting distance of the depot? For safety reasons you must live within this maximum commuting time to the job location and be able to arrive for a variety of shifts, including weekends and nights which will have varying start and finish times
  • good knowledge of OTM operation
  • sound knowledge of track mechanised maintenance
  • good knowledge of Permanent Way Rules and Regulations, procedures and track safety rules
  • knowledge of Drivers Rules and Regulations
  • knowledge of required machine outputs in relation to track quality
  • in depth knowledge of Permanent Way component parts
  • route competency
  • A minimum of 2 years experience as an OTM Operator or 2 years previous driving experience
  • driving
  • the Skills Bootcamps are part of the Government’s Lifetime Skills Guarantee, helping everyone gain skills for life
  • excellent communication skills
  • this vacancy is part of LGV Government Skills Bootcamp Scheme and includes gaining your Class 1 License
  • HGV Bootcamps are intense training courses and are designed to quickly train individuals in the skills required to drive HGV vehicles
  • A safety-first mindset
  • the vacancies we have at Coop are offered as part of this scheme
  • reasonable physical fitness
  • skills Bootcamps are free, flexible courses of up to 16 weeks, giving people the opportunity to build up sector-specific skills and fast-track to an interview with a local employer
  • these Bootcamps are short intense driving programs that offer you fully funded training to gain your HGV licence and make you ‘road ready’ with either a Category C or Category C&E licence
  • train Driving licence is essential and PTS and DP would be useful

Responsibility


  • we are currently looking for Qualified Train Drivers to join us at our Shrewsbury depot - Our drivers play a key role in the safe and smooth running of our service and are committed to providing excellent service to all passengers
  • operate and/or drive “On-Track” machines for which certification of competency has been obtained
  • carry out servicing, cleaning and fueling of machines as directed and carry out minor repairs
  • arrange to complete and return all associated paperwork. This includes forms, signing of log books and other documentation as required
  • comply with all Rules and Regulations and observe all local conditions
  • able to drive road vehicles or willing to learn
  • advise Control when the planned work is not achieved due to operating difficulties, plant performance, crewing, non-provisions of pilotmen etc
  • work away from home to meet contractual requirements
  • train Driver
  • rising to £40,738 in Year 1
  • rising to £44,952 in Year 2
  • as a Train Driver, you can expect a role that is diverse, exciting and offers a few challenges along the way
  • at Northern, we play a vital role connecting millions of people to work, leisure and education opportunities
  • BUSINESS FUNCTION: Operations
  • we operate 2,500 services a day to more than 500 stations across the North of England
  • BUSINESS FUNCTION: Operations – Train Driver

Current offers for the position


WEYMOUTH LAND TRAINS
DRIVER WEYMOUTH LAND TRAIN

The job consists of collecting the train from Stavordale Rd, at 9am, driving to the rear of Marks and Spencers to meet with your guard for the day.

Weymouth

WEST MIDLANDS TRAINS
Qualified Train Driver - Crewe

Our drivers play a key role in the safe and smooth running of our service and are committed to providing excellent service to all passengers.

Crewe

NORTHERN TRAINS
Train Driver

To keep things moving, you’ll drive and shunt the trains around the TrainCare Centre, as required. SALARY: £28,560 rising to £38,080 on completion of training.

Wigan

GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY
Qualified Train Driver

For safety reasons you must live within this maximum commuting time to the job location and be able to arrive for a variety of shifts, including weekends and…

Exeter

ABELLIO GREATER ANGLIA
Qualified Train Driver - Anglia

Please note you must currently be working as a Qualified Mainline Driver for a train operating company in order to be considered for this position*.

Norwich

ABELLIO GREATER ANGLIA
Qualified Train Driver - East Anglia

You will be responsible for driving our trains in a safe, punctual, and economical manner in accordance with the Rules & Regulations to meet the needs of our…

Liverpool

NORTHERN TRAINS
Trainee Train Driver

BUSINESS FUNCTION: Operations GRADE: Driver SALARY: £22,634 per annum during training (approx. 12 months) rising to £43,198 in Year 1, £47,413 in Year 2 and £54,500 in Year 3. ROLE TYPE: On Site HOURS: Rolling 35 per week Are you ready to make the journey of a Train Driver ‘Your Thing’? We are looking for enthusiastic individuals to join our Trainee Train Driver Apprenticeship, where you’ll receive immersive training and hands-on experience to become a fully qualified Train Driver. At Northern, we play a vital role connecting millions of people to work, leisure and education opportunities. We operate 2,500 services a day to more than 500 stations across the North of England. But our vision is about more than just train travel. It’s about setting a new standard for customer experiences. And that means building a different kind of workplace. One that values individuality and celebrates differences. Somewhere we can work together, have fun, and get stuck in to making our customers’ lives easier. A place that goes out of its way to create incredible opportunities for everyone to grow and be the best we can be every single day. So, if you’re smart, forward thinking, passionate and full of fresh ideas like we are, you could play your part in making it happen. About the role: As a Trainee Train Driver, you’ll learn everything you need to know about Trains to transport customers safely and efficiently across the northern network. You might drive the train on your own, but you’ll be part of a big team here at Northern. Working on the frontline, you’ll collaboratively work alongside Train Conductors, Station Dispatch, and Control colleagues – together ensuring our customers enjoy a true Northern experience onboard our trains. To start off your career, you’ll join our 2-year Level 3 Train Driver Apprenticeship, which offers you a virtua

Barrow in Furness

NORTHERN TRAINS
Trainee Train Driver

BUSINESS FUNCTION: Operations – Train Driver GRADE: Driver SALARY: £23,576 per annum during training - approx. 12 months, Rising to £40,738 in Year 1, £44,952 in Year 2 and £54,500 in Year 3. ROLE TYPE: On Site HOURS: Rolling 35 per week Are you ready to make the journey of a Train Driver ‘Your Thing’? We are looking for enthusiastic individuals to join our Trainee Train Driver Apprenticeship, where you’ll receive immersive training and hands-on experience to become a fully qualified Train Driver. At Northern, we play a vital role connecting millions of people to work, leisure and education opportunities. We operate 2,500 services a day to more than 500 stations across the North of England. But our vision is about more than just train travel. It’s about setting a new standard for customer experiences. And that means building a different kind of workplace. One that values individuality and celebrates differences. Somewhere we can work together, have fun, and get stuck in to making our customers’ lives easier. A place that goes out of its way to create incredible opportunities for everyone to grow and be the best we can be every single day. So, if you’re smart, forward thinking, passionate and full of fresh ideas like we are, you could play your part in making it happen. About the role: As a Trainee Train Driver, you’ll learn everything you need to know about Trains to transport customers safely and efficiently across the northern network. You might drive the train on your own, but you’ll be part of a big team here at Northern. Working on the frontline, you’ll collaboratively work alongside Train Conductors, Station Dispatch, and Control colleagues – together ensuring our customers enjoy a true Northern experience onboard our trains. To start off your career, you’ll join our 2 year Level 3 Train Driver Apprenticeship, which off

Skipton

NORTHERN TRAINS
Trainee Train Driver

BUSINESS FUNCTION: Operations GRADE: Driver SALARY: £22,634 per annum during training (approx. 12 months) rising to £43,198 in Year 1, £47,413 in Year 2 and £54,500 in Year 3. ROLE TYPE: On Site HOURS: Rolling 35 per week Are you ready to make the journey of a Train Driver ‘Your Thing’? We are looking for enthusiastic individuals to join our Trainee Train Driver Apprenticeship, where you’ll receive immersive training and hands-on experience to become a fully qualified Train Driver. At Northern, we play a vital role connecting millions of people to work, leisure and education opportunities. We operate 2,500 services a day to more than 500 stations across the North of England. But our vision is about more than just train travel. It’s about setting a new standard for customer experiences. And that means building a different kind of workplace. One that values individuality and celebrates differences. Somewhere we can work together, have fun, and get stuck in to making our customers’ lives easier. A place that goes out of its way to create incredible opportunities for everyone to grow and be the best we can be every single day. So, if you’re smart, forward thinking, passionate and full of fresh ideas like we are, you could play your part in making it happen. About the role: As a Trainee Train Driver, you’ll learn everything you need to know about Trains to transport customers safely and efficiently across the northern network. You might drive the train on your own, but you’ll be part of a big team here at Northern. Working on the frontline, you’ll collaboratively work alongside Train Conductors, Station Dispatch, and Control colleagues – together ensuring our customers enjoy a true Northern experience onboard our trains. To start off your career, you’ll join our 2-year Level 3 Train Driver Apprenticeship, which offers you a virtua

Blackburn

NORTHERN TRAINS
Trainee Train Driver

Grade: Trainee Train Driver Salary details: £23,576 per annum during training - approx 12 months Rising to £40,738 in Year 1 Rising to £44,952 in Year 2 Rising to £54,500 in Year 3 onwards.Our 2 year Driver Training Apprenticeship Programme comes with a permanent role and an opportunity to play your part in our brand-new future. At Northern, we play a vital role connecting millions of people to work, leisure and education opportunities. We operate 2,500 services a day to more than 500 stations across the North of England. But our vision is about more than just train travel. It’s about setting a new standard for customer experiences. And that means building a different kind of workplace. One that values individuality and celebrates differences. Somewhere we can work together, have fun, and get stuck in to making our customers’ lives easier. A place that goes out of its way to create incredible opportunities for everyone to grow and be the best we can be every single day. We’re not just building a brand-new future for rail travel. We’re building a business that’s as diverse and inclusive as the communities we serve. Here, we put people first. We challenge the way we think, and the way we do things. We encourage everyone to work together. And we strive to create the kind of working environment where you can be you - whoever you are, whatever your background. This is Northern, and we think you’ll fit right in here. As part of our team of highly skilled Train Drivers you’ll be the face of Northern. It’s about working on the frontline as part of our onboard team and alongside station dispatch and control colleagues to meet performance targets, stick to timetables, and make sure customers enjoy a true Northern experience as they arrive safely at their destinations. You don’t need previous driving experience as our Apprenticeship Programme offers full Driver Training. You’ll spend your f

Sheffield