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Operations Training Manager

LocationCarlisle, Crewe or Motherwell
SalarySalary £51,767 plus up to 10% bonus
EmployerDirect Rail Services
Posted12 January 2018

Are you a qualified Train Driver who is ready to further enhance your career within the industry? Do you feel ready for a new challenge? Do you aspire to progress and develop inyour career? Would you like to work for a company where making a difference is important?

As a DRS Operations Training Manager, you will join a family friendly employer which invests in the country’s most modern and advanced freight locomotives.

You will be responsible for the provision of national core training activities for Operations and Traincrew employees, including new employee inductions, candidate’s initial training and development courses and competency management assessments performed on operational staff grades.

You will be required to monitor and deliver against company operational training plans, providing regular progress reports against all national training activity including designing and developing operational training programs, ensuring that all course material meets industry and company standards and requirements.

Our Operations Training Managers receive a competitive salary, plus company & personal bonus (based on key objectives being met). DRS are happy to assist in supporting your work/life balance.

 Up to 5% company bonus

 Up to 5% personal bonus

 Relocation assistance

 34 days leave

 Company pension

 Generous sick pay

 Healthcare

 Family friendly employer offering childcare vouchers

 Employee assist programme

 Supporting employee’s health and wellbeing

At DRS, we invest in our people to be the world’s best at transporting nuclear traffic by rail. Your role is essential to help us deliver our 20-year diverse corporate strategy.

If you have the necessary skills and ambition to apply for the above role, please complete the Job Application PDF to be found at under the relevant vacancy and return to the DRS HR Department, Regents Court, Kingmoor Park (North), Carlisle, CA6 4SJ or email your application to

Closing date: Monday 5 th February 2018 at 16:00 hrs

DRS is a strong promoter of gender, orientation and racial diversity in rail and particularly welcomes applications from members of minority groups. The Company is also happy to consider applications from candidates who would like to work flexibly.

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