Need to be an avid drug user to get on the railways I heard
NO but you need a couple of tools and overalls
No but you need to be a good tea maker
Yes,like most skilled jobs it can be a dangerous job. So safety is always a priority at Network Rail.
Apprenticeships are not mandatory, it will help but time and experience is one of the key ingredients.
One must show dedication and passion when embarking on any career especially when your working on or near a live rail.
Not personally but apprenticeships are available
Answered - Head of Resideential Development (Current Employee) - Manchester, Greater Manchester
Yes like most skilled jobs you will have to undertake training to be able to do maintenance on the railways. It is a highly skilled and can be a dangerous job so safety is always a priority at Network Rail.
Answered - Financial Controller (Current Employee) - Milton Keynes