Careers at Unipart Rail

Career Opportunities

At Unipart Rail, we pride ourselves in meeting and exceeding customer requirements by delivering a comprehensive portfolio of products, services and solutions for the rail industry.


This isn’t done by magic. It is achieved through our highly trained, motivated, passionate employees who are dedicated to transforming our business through innovative services, technologies and solutions.

Are you a Unipart Person?


We are currently undergoing significant growth, entering new markets with exciting new products and services both in the UK and internationally.


Due to this expansion, we have a number of roles across our businesses covering multiple sites in the UK including Doncaster, Crewe, York, Southport, Stockport, Leeds, Weedon and Leicester.


With the current focus on the development of the Digital Railway – it is a very exciting time to get on board.


On our Careers pages you will find out everything you need to know about our current vacancies, what it’s like to work for Unipart Rail, the type of people we are looking for and details of our recruitment process including what to expect from us in return if you are successful.

Current Vacancies

Details of all of our current vacancies can be found below. Click on the job title for more information on the role and apply to complete the online application form.


Note: Only recruitment agencies on our preferred supplier list (PSL) are invited to submit candidates for job vacancies. We will not accept unsolicited candidate details from any supplier that is not on our PSL.

Why work for us?

Best in Class


Unipart Rail are part of the Unipart Group of Companies, which was voted the Best in Class for graduates to work for in the transport, logistics and distribution sector by graduates providing reviews on TheJobCrowd.


Graduates wrote that Unipart Group has a “culture, respect, openness and can-do approach to everything” and that their employer “takes huge pride in their graduates” and that “getting such a large amount of responsibility, and being put outside of my comfort zone at such an early stage has been brilliant for my development”.


The combination of early and significant responsibility and top class training and support also translated into excellent ratings for Career Progression.

Our People


We are looking for people with resilience and creativity, but more importantly a passion for exceeding on delivering what our customers want.


Our culture drives continuous improvement so not being afraid to question and challenge what and how we do things should be firmly in your skill set - That’s the Unipart Way.


If this is you and you are looking for your next challenge, then we want to hear from you. Take a look at our current vacancies .

Our Values


It is our people that have helped shape and choreograph a new way of working, enabling us to stay at the forefront of productivity and innovation. Our thinking is just as flexible as our business. It means we don’t follow. We lead. And we do this by listening, innovating, transforming and adapting.


We’re committed to Employee Engagement and we empower our people at all levels within the organisation to realise their true potential, unlocking their capability.  We do this through the Unipart Way.


It’s a way of working that motivates our people to deliver outstanding customer service at every level within the business and solve problems at their own level delivering innovative solutions to business problems.  Hard work and talent is recognised, nurtured and rewarded.

Click here to find out more information about The Unipart Way and Employee Engagement.


Health and Safety is paramount in our industry.  We design, manufacture and supply safety critical products and a safety first culture is embedded in our business.


Don’t just take our word for it, we’ve been recognised externally by the British Safety Council for our excellent work in Health and Safety, the Business in the Community (Platinum award) for our Corporate Responsibility and work with local communities and Investors in People. Find out more about our awards and certifications here.

Our Recruitment Process


The UK rail industry employs more than 190,000 people, from train drivers and station staff to those responsible for managing and maintaining the network’s 20,000 miles of track. The UK rail network includes more than 2,500 stations and more than 40,000 bridges and tunnels. Every year, there are more than 1.3 billion passenger journeys, including nearly 270 million business trips.


You can help to build a railway fit for the future.


  • Are you looking for a fast tracked career with a company that offers room to grow and plenty of opportunity?
  • Are you interested in engineering?
  • Are you keen to continuously improve your skill base to support your development?


If you are, working at Unipart Rail could be just the ticket.


Take a look at our latest Apprenticeship vacancies below - click on the titles for more details.








To apply for one of our Apprenticeships, click here to visit the website search for Unipart Rail as the employer in the 'Find an apprenticeship' section. You can also sign up for Job Alerts here.

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