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Railtex 2023: Careers, Talent, & Skills Hub – Hosted by RailwayPeople.com – Stand L51

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Railtex 2023, the UK rail industry’s showcase event, calls at Birmingham’s NEC on 9-11 May

As ever, visitors can expect to see an impressive array of technologies and innovations, along with many specialised products for the efficient and safe operation of the rail network. On top of this, the event is a great opportunity for anyone looking for a change in their career.

Visitors looking to break into the rail industry or take their career to the next level would be wise to visit the Careers, Talent, and Skills Hub, hosted by RailwayPeople.com.

The Hub will provide a dedicated networking area for all employers, job seekers, and anyone at the start of their journey into the rail industry. It offers a space for visitors and job seekers at any stage of their career to drop by and meet employers from leading organisations in the rail industry. Careers teams from across the sector will be on hand to give helpful advice on graduate/apprenticeship opportunities, CV writing tips, and general advice on the rail career pathway.

Representatives of Network Rail and its partners on the East Coast Digital Programme (ECDP), will also be at Railtex 2023 to showcase ECDP and its benefits. Visitors will be able to see demonstrations of a driver simulator (showing the benefits of digital signalling from the perspective of a train driver) and the ‘Digital Twin’ tool that assists in the maintenance of digital infrastructure.     

The Careers, Talent, & Skills Hub is supported by:

  • Advance TRS
  • ARM
  • Atkins
  • Colas Rail
  • DGauge
  • Freightliner
  • MPI Recruitment
  • Network Rail – East Coast Digital Programme
  • West Midlands Railway
  • Young Rail Professionals

The Hub will also feature a live feed displaying Railtex exhibitor’s vacancies. Interested candidates will be able to speak with the RailwayPeople.com team directly about the opportunities available or apply online via the website.

RailwayPeople.com is the number one rail job board in the UK. Launched in 2001, it has supported the rail industry for over 20 years and provides the perfect platform to search for job roles. With up to 1,000 jobs online at any one time, you’re bound to find an interesting and rewarding role, whether that’s in construction, engineering, operations and management, or support services.

With the rail network going through a period of rapid growth, the industry needs workers like never before, and anyone eager for a change has the odds in their favour. Major infrastructure projects mean that up to 12,000 jobs will be created every year for the next 5-10 years.

If you’re keen to take on a new role this year, then make sure to swing by the Careers, Talent, and Skills Hub where employers will be promoting their current career opportunities and showcasing their training programmes. This is an excellent opportunity for jobseekers to engage with employers and get tips on interview techniques, CV writing, and how best to use job boards to find your next career.

Railtex runs from 9-11 May at the NEC, Birmingham. To book your free ticket, visit www.railtex.co.uk. RailwayPeople.com looks forward to seeing you and helping you achieve your full potential in an exciting and rewarding career.

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