Turnaround Train Cleaner

Location Hull
Job-type Contract
Salary £12 - 12 per hour
Reference 12105959

Turnaround Train Cleaner

Day Shift Role

Based in Hull Paragon Station

6-month initial contract with the opportunity to join on a permanent basis.

£12 p/h


We are working with one of the largest UK Train Operating Companies (currently operating 464 stations, the most of any TOC in the UK), who are seeking to recruit a Turnaround Train Cleaner join the train cleaning team based in Hull Paragon Station.

They are looking for someone with a ‘go getter’ attitude who isn’t afraid to get stuck in and can lead a team by example.


The Role:

The role itself will consist of all aspects of Turnaround Train Cleaner duties. You will board the train with the cleaning equipment such as cloths, cleaning solutions, sanitisers, toilet paper, bin bags for rubbish & waste. You will have 15-20 minutes per train to carry out these duties.

Hours wise, the Turnaround Train Cleaner role works on a rotating shift pattern that starts on Sundays and finishes on Saturdays.

Week 1, your Rest Days are Sunday, Monday, Wednesday and Thursday and your Working Days are on Tuesday, Friday and Saturday where you will work from 09:30am to 19:30pm.

Week 2, your Rest Days are Tuesday, Friday and Saturday and your Working Days are on Sunday, Monday, Wednesday and Thursday where you will work from 09:30am to 19:30pm.

You will be looking after the Northern Rail fleet only.


The Company:

The company covers the whole of the North, which includes the North East & West of England, Yorkshire and the Humber, as well as the occasional part of the East Midlands and Staffordshire.

As a result of this, they have a large fleet of trains – 333 to be precise, so it's safe to say you will be active & busy with your role!


Remuneration & Benefits:

This rail company has on offer the following for contract staff:

  • £12p/h rate
  • Progression routes – Our client is hiring into their business on a permanent basis after an initial phase on a 6-month contract. Once permanent you will then receive opportunities to further progress your career in a range of positions such as train presentation, engineering, customer service and more. The additional benefits include free travel on their network, discounted travel on a range of train operating companies and more.



  • Be able to pass a Drugs & Alcohol test
  • Be able to pass a Full Rail Medical – this will include, sight, hearing, colourisation, heart, lungs, brain, etc
  • Provide your Right to Work documents before deployment
  • Must have team leading experience, but this does NOT have to be rail based
  • Happy to help mentality/attitude
  • A decent fitness is needed as the site is very large and will involve a lot of walking, so please keep this in mind when applying


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What happens next?

As part of our recruitment process you will be subject to completing a solo/video interview to demonstrate your experience, expertise, skills and expertise before your application is submitted.

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