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Career opportunities at South Yorkshire Mayoral Combined Authority

Tuesday June 14, 2022

This really is an exciting time to be joining the South Yorkshire Mayoral Combined Authority as they continue to support the development of their region and make South Yorkshire a great place to work and live. SYMCA serve South Yorkshire every day and connect people and businesses to the places they need to be. As […]

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Career opportunities at West Midlands Metro

Midland Metro Limited, the operator of West Midlands Metro is looking to recruit the following roles: Signalling and Telecommunications Trainee – £23,500 – The full job description can be downloaded here Electrical and Mechanical Trainee – £23,500 – The full job description can be downloaded here Electrical Maintenance Engineer (S&T Team) – £35,708 – The full […]

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Tram Driver National Occupational Standards Review

Thursday April 30, 2020

Welcome! Help shape future of National Occupational Standards for Tram Drivers: UKTram are working with the Tram industry to review the existing National Occupational Standards for Tram Drivers. NOS set out the skills, knowledge and understanding required to undertake a particular task or job role to a nationally recognised level of competence, helping to formalise […]

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Safety on our Transport Networks – Secretary of State for Transport

Tuesday April 14, 2020

During this period of unprecedented disruption and uncertainty, the transport industry has risen magnificently to the challenges posed by the Coronavirus outbreak. You have played a critical role in keeping Britain moving and serving a nation in lockdown and I wanted to thank you for your tireless work, behind the scenes and on the front […]

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Isle of Man Heritage Railways Suspend Operation

Friday March 20, 2020

To help support efforts to prevent the impact of COVID-19 (Coronavirus) on the Island, Isle of Man Railways have been following advice from Public Health Isle of Man, the National Health Service, the World Health Organisation and other transport industry bodies. In consideration of the guidance provided by these bodies we have made some important […]

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Peak Time Travel Pass Restrictions Lifted to Help Older People

Wednesday March 18, 2020

Transport for West Midlands have joined forces with bus operators and West Midlands Metro to lift peak time travel pass restrictions to help older people get to the shops during the Coronavirus outbreak. Concessionary Pass holders can travel before 9:30am Read more, here: http://orlo.uk/vJkxg  

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LRSSB CEO Vacancy

Friday February 14, 2020

Would you like to work for a growing company based in Birmingham City Centre, with the ability to work from home or remotely? The Light Rail Safety and Standards Board (LRSSB) has been established by the light rail sector, with support from the Department for Transport and Office of Road & Rail, in response to […]

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Go Ahead for The Development of National Occupational Standards for Tram Drivers

Thursday January 9, 2020

UKTram are leading on a UK wide National Occupational Standards (NOS) project, to review the existing Tram Driver NOS, which were last looked at in 2005. The full list of these NOS can be found here Tram Driver NOS Units National Occupational Standards (NOS) are revised and developed in partnership with employers and other appropriate […]

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LRSSB Chairman Vacancy

Thursday November 7, 2019

The Light Rail Safety & Standards Board has been established by the light rail sector, with support from the Department of Transport and Office of Road & Rail in response to the recommendations of the Rail Accident Investigation Branch following the fatal derailment of a tram at Sandilands, Croydon in 2016. The LRSSB will provide […]

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