Track maintenance technician at Network Rail

Start Date:
2010
Location:
Manchester
Programme Type:
Apprenticeship - Advanced Level (Level 3)
Salary:
Review Date:

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Review Score

10.0/10

1. Please give an overview of your role and what this involves on a day-to-day basis:

10/10

I am an apprentice working for network rail on the track department I do inspections and maintenance on the track

2. Have you learnt any new skills or developed existing skills?

10/10

Yes I have learnt a whole new set of skills within the railway

3. To what extent do you enjoy your programme?

10/10

Love it wish I had got on the programme sooner

4. How valued do you feel by Network Rail?

10/10

Very they treat you on the same level as them so you don't feel like an apprentice or new comer

5. How well organised/structured is your programme?

10/10

Very with set training programmes and learning you always know in advance what you will be doing next

6a. How much support do you receive from your training provider?

10/10

A lot day or night someone is always there to answer a question

6b. How much support do you receive from your employer?

10/10

Loads same as above always someone there to help

7. How well does your salary/package meet your costs?

10/10

First and second year not a big wage if you have bills and children to pay for but in the long run definitely worth working through it

8. Are there many opportunities outside of work?

10/10

Yes you can take your qualifications to other jobs or aboard

9a. Would you recommend Network Rail to a friend? *

Yes

9b. Why? *

Job for life and even as a whole new experience you get all the help you need

10. What tips or advice would you give to others applying to Network Rail? *

Keep your head down and finish the work research the company

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