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Qualified Train Driver Talent Pool - Exeter, Penzance. Plymouth


New Qualified Driver Salary: £54,111 for the first 12 months, rising to £60,124

At GWR, we are looking for Qualified Train Drivers who want to deliver a high quality rail service.

Where the fleet is being modernised and where you will drive through some of the UK's most beautiful countryside, the South West of England.

We are setting a new standard for 21st Century Rail, for our passengers and for our people. We are focused on creating a relaxing, fast, efficient, friendly, fun, special experience.

Join us! You will be able to use your drive, commitment, passion for customer service, and your outstanding safety record to help over 100 million passengers travel between more than 275 stations, safely and on time, every year.

This means that  you will need to work a variety of shifts and live within one hour's travel of the depot you apply to. 

However, in return, we offer a competitive pension scheme, free rail travel across the GWR network for you and your family, a company-sponsored health care plan and much more through our colleague benefits scheme.

Join our team of Great Westerners and help us make history.


At GWR we value diversity. Our vision for inclusion and diversity is:

We are progressive. We are one family. We are inclusive. First time, every time.

Valuing our differences such as age, gender, LGBTQ+, ethnicity, religion, and disability, means that our colleagues have a voice and are supported to be their authentic selves at work.


* Qualified Train Drivers successful at all aspects of the recruitment process, will be added to our talent pool of excellent Qualified Drivers, pending confirmed vacancies at the depot applied for.

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Bonhay Road, Exeter, Devon, England, EX4 4NT
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  • Company:
    Great Western Railway (GWR)
  • Website Skillset:
    Train Driver
  • Contract Type:
    Permanent - Full Time
  • Contracted Hours:
  • Location:
    Exeter St David's, Penzance Station, Plymouth Station
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