Train Cleaner at Cambridge Depot

Location Cambridge
Job-type Contract
Salary £12 - 21 per hour
Contact Michael Anderson
Call 0787 644 1692
Reference 12104058 M/A

Train Cleaner (Night Shifts)

Cambridge Depot

Initial 6-month contract (Temp to Perm)

£12.19 - £21.18

Are you looking for a new career challenge? Do you enjoy working collectively to achieve a high standard? How about a new career in the railway sector?

This is an exciting opportunity to join the UK’s largest train franchise as a night train cleaner at the Cambridge Depot.This is an initial 6-month contract with a great opportunity to be taken on permanently which presents a great career platform in the railway sector.

The shift run on a 7-day roster of:


The Role

We are currently looking for individuals with a keen eye for detail who take great pride in ensuring their environment meets a high level of cleanliness for customers who use the railway service on a regular basis. The role will be predominantly cleaning the interiors of the train once at the depot.

You will be joining the night train cleaning team who cover a roster of 2200pm-0500am over the course of the week, with the option of overtime available at the discretion of the management.

This is a busy depot therefore a good level of communication is required as you work to ensure a high standard of work is met. Ideally, you will hold a sentinel card with PTS competencies of AC/DC, although this is not essential as training will be provided by Ganymede Solutions.

The Company

You will be joining a reputable train operator within the railway sector with an excellent track record for employee development and inclusion. They are one of the most recognisable brands operating over 200 sites as they strive to provide exceptional passenger experiences to the million commutes, they are responsible for each day.

About You

If this is a role which has caught your interest, here is what you need to be considered for the Train Cleaner role at Cambridge Depot.

Ideally, you will be experienced within a vehicle / industrial or commercial cleaning environment.

You will have a keen eye for detail and take pride in delivering a clean and safe environment for customers.

The night shift is on a 7-day roster so you must be comfortable working night shifts, overtime is often available at management discretion.

Training is provided covering depot protection, site safety and cleaning solutions. There will also be PTS training which will be provided for successful candidates.

Work is undertaken in a safety critical environment so you will be required to pass a pre-employment medical, including a drug and alcohol screening.

Pay Rate & Benefits

Standard Hours (35 hours p/w) - £12.19p/h

Overtime (+36 hours) and Rest Days - £18.15p/h

Sunday Shift - £21.18p/h

You become eligible for a pay increase after 12 weeks due to AWR. This is a fantastic opportunity as candidates who excel during the 6-month contract period will be considered for subsequent permanent positions. This presents a chance to join a great company in a secure industry that provide bright and long-term futures.

Next Steps

After applying for the Train Cleaner role, your CV will be reviewed and if suitable you will receive a request to complete a short video interview.

Successful candidates will be required to attend a medical, drug & alcohol test and provide the correct eligibility to work documents.

If you are interested in this Train Cleaner position, press “APPLY” or send your CV to

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