Career Opportunities

Careers at Unipart Rail

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, 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.

Why work for us?

Best in Class

Unipart Rail is 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

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 skillset – That’s the Unipart Way.

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.

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 

Current Vacancies


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.

Anyone considering an apprenticeship can be reassured that they will receive high-quality training and a range of exciting career options. The new apprenticeships are known as ‘standards’ and have been developed in collaboration with leading firms to ensure they provide apprentices with the skills and knowledge that they are looking for. Within Unipart Rail there is a wide variety of apprenticeships to choose from with the opportunity to study right up to degree level, alongside your current role.

Currently with Unipart Rail, we have apprentices studying in the following areas of expertise:

Business Administration




IS Business Analyst

Management Degree


Operations / Departmental Manager

Senior Leader

Team Leader


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