How to apply for roles within Hitachi Rail Europe

Our mission is to contribute to society through the continuous development of superior rail transport solutions and we realise that people are our most important asset for achieving this. As an equal opportunities employer, we recruit people who will directly increase the skills and experience within our organisation and make it more effective. Our members of staff increasingly come from a range of backgrounds and cultures, and the selection of new employees is based on merit, irrespective of gender, age, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, disability or religion.

Work for Hitachi

We are currently recruiting for a range of positions at our London head office, Rail Vehicle Manufacturing Facility based in Newton Aycliffe and at various depot sites across the UK.

Apprentice Scheme 2017
Our Apprentice Scheme Is Now Open!

Hitachi Rail Europe is looking to ‘Inspire the Next’ generation of apprentices to join our business. You will have the opportunity to work for one of the fastest growing rail companies in the UK and to collaborate with some of the best engineers in the organisation.

We now have a number of exciting apprenticeship opportunities within our Operations Engineering Team. These posts will be based at our sites across Ashford, Doncaster, Bristol and London.

If this sounds like something you would like to be a part of please click here to apply

Current vacancies:


North Pole



Newton Aycliffe

Stoke Gifford



To view all current vacancies and apply for roles please visit our careers site.

To register your details for new roles specifically based in Newton Aycliffe, please submit your details through our careers site.

The team at our Rail Vehicle Manufacturing Plant in Newton Aycliffe speak about what it means for them to work for us.