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Network Rail

Employer Profile

Put simply Network Rail runs, maintains and develops Britain's rail tracks. This includes looking after its signalling bridges, tunnels, level crossing as well as a number of key stations. Network Rail took over the infrastructure of Britains's railways in 2002 operating has a 'not for dividend' company. 

Network Rail seeks dedicated and enthusiastic graduates with the commitment and drive required to become future leaders of the organisation. 

Training Programmes

Network Rail offers structured graduate programmes which fall under two broad groups – Engineering and Business Management.


Network Rail runs the following graduate programmes in engineering:

  • Civil Engineering
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering

Graduates on engineering programmes build their industry and techincal knowledge withing a structured environment. 

Business Management

Network Rail runs the following graduate programmes in business management:

  • IT & Business Technology
  • Finance
  • General Management
  • Health, Safety & Environment
  • Human Resources
  • Project Management
  • Property
  • Supply Chain

Graduates learn directly from senior professionals and are given freedom to explore their role all whilst benefitting from a structured training programme.

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