Train Driver - Bradford

Vacancy reference: 1725
Salary: £53,300 per annum
Closing date: 30th September 2017
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Grand Central is always considering its future plans and business development opportunities. With this in mind we are reviewing our resource plan for experienced Train Drivers at our Bradford Depot.

We are seeking team-orientated, passionate individuals with a professional approach to safety, customers and industry partners.

If you are a successful candidate you will become part of a team who operate our Class 180 to and from London Kings Cross.

You will work in a roster based on a 35 hour working week with varying shift lengths. A flexible approach towards shift working is required.

The role offers 33 days paid annual leave, membership of the Arriva Trains UK Pension Scheme (operated by Standard Life), and a death in service benefit. You will also receive free rail travel on Grand Central services and concessionary free travel on train services operated by companies within the Arriva Trains UK group.

We also offer other optional company benefits including Health Care, Health Insurance and Childcare Vouchers.

Important Information

Grand Central is an equal opportunities employer and wishes to employ the most suitable candidates for the work to be undertaken.

  • Full route training will be provided to successful applicants.
  • Roles are based on a 35 hour working week over 7 days, averaged out over the roster cycle period.

All offers of employment are subject to:

  • Satisfactory references
  • Passing a company medical examination covering eye sight and screening for Drugs and Alcohol.
  • Demonstrating eligibility to work in the UK in accordance with current legislation.

If you would like to take your career in a new and challenging direction please complete one of our application forms and email to Recruitment at recruitment@grandcentralrail.com.

Previous applicants need not apply.