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We are a leading rail recruitment agency with an unrivalled reputation for quality of service and expertise across the rail industry.

​Since 2006 Navartis has been a leading white collar technical recruitment business focused on supporting consultancies, contractors, infrastructure owners and operators to deliver major rail projects. We supply rail projects throughout the UK, Europe, Australia, Canada and the United States.

With an unrivalled reputation for quality of service and expertise in the rail industry, we have assembled the country’s leading team of rail recruitment experts to deliver upon our promise to our clients to consistently provide the right rail candidates to the right rail project. We are also known for our ability to secure candidates the most rewarding career opportunities within the rail sector.


Navartis is a RISQS approved labour supplier working with clients to secure talented engineers and managers for both safety critical and non safety critical roles, acting as sponsor for many of our workforce.

With a diverse range of rail jobs currently available, our rail recruitment team focuses on supplying key phases of project life cycle, from design through to hand back.

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Key disciplines we supply across the rail industry

We work with candidates and clients across the following key disciplines within the rail sector:

  • Quantity Surveyors

  • Site Engineers/Managers

  • Planners

  • Project Managers

  • Design/Project Engineers

  • HSQE

  • Training / Assessing

  • Procurement / Supply Chain

Typical rail projects we supply

Typical rail project work supplied include, but not limited to:


  • Station Refurbishment

  • Track Renewal and Enhancement

  • Line Side Civil Work

  • Civil Framework Agreements

  • S&T, E&P, M&E Enhancement Projects

  • Construction

  • Permanent Way

  • Line Side Civil work

  • Rolling Stock

Are you looking to work with a specialist rail recruitment agency to support your recruitment?

If you would like to talk to us about your permanent or contract recruitment needs, get in touch with our expert rail recruitment team, who will be able to discuss your requirements in more detail and help you to attract the best possible rail talent for your position or rail project.

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Looking for a new role within the rail sector?

Working with a specialist rail recruitment agency is one of the most effective ways to finding new opportunities. We know the industry and we take the time to get to know you and what you want out of your next role within the rail sector. If you are currently searching for your next permanent or contract role, we can help! Get in touch with our expert rail recruitment team who will be able to discuss your requirement for your next in more detail.

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Benefits of working with a Rail Recruitment Agency?

There are many benefits of working with a specialist Rail Recruitment Agency when looking to hire for your team within the rail sector. We believe these are the most significant and most important benefits that add true value to your business;

Access to a Vast Pool of Rail Talent

One of the primary advantages of partnering with a rail recruitment agency is gaining access to a diverse and extensive talent pool. We have a broad network of rail professionals, including passive candidates who may not be actively seeking new opportunities but are open to the right offer. By tapping into our extensive database and connections, we can quickly identify potential candidates with the right skills, experience and cultural fit for your organisation.

Expertise and Rail Industry Knowledge

Rail Recruitment agencies specialise in the art of finding and assessing rail talent. We possess a deep understanding of the job market, industry trends and the skills and qualifications required for various positions across the rail sector. This expertise enables us to provide valuable insights and guidance throughout the hiring process. Our specialist rail Recruitment Consultants are well versed in conducting interviews, screening resumes and evaluating candidates, which saves businesses considerable time and effort in the selection process.

Time and Cost Efficiency

Hiring is a time intensive process that involves advertising roles, reviewing applications, conducting interviews and checking references. Engaging a specialist rail recruitment agency allows businesses to offload these tasks to experts who can efficiently handle them. This not only saves valuable time for the internal HR team but also ensures a more streamlined recruitment process. Moreover, reducing the time to hire ultimately saves costs associated with extended vacancies, productivity gaps and potential hiring mistakes.

Targeted and Tailored Approaches

Rail Recruitment agencies work closely with employers within the rail sector to understand their specific needs, culture and long term objectives. By gaining a comprehensive understanding of your organisation, we can develop targeted recruitment strategies that align with your goals. We can help create detailed job descriptions, attract top talent through appropriate channels and tailor the selection process to suit your company's requirements. This personalised approach enhances the likelihood of finding candidates who not only possess the necessary skills but also fit seamlessly into your company culture.

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What does the rail job market look like at the moment?

One of the most helpful things that a specialist rail recruitment agency can help with is to offer insight into the current job market conditions. As a candidate or an employer within the rail industry, knowing what the current job market looks like offers great value. It helps you to work out if it’s the right time to make a move, who’s currently looking to hire, what talent is on the market, candidate expectations and market trends. If you are keen to find out more about the current job market within the rail sector, get in touch with our specialist rail recruitment team.

Will a recruitment agency help me to secure a new role within rail?

A specialist rail recruitment agency can significantly enhance your chances of securing a new role within the rail industry. This is due to a number of benefits, such as, Industry Expertise, Extensive Network, Market Insights, Application Assistance and negotiation support. In summary, working with a specialist rail recruitment agency can streamline your job search, provide access to exclusive opportunities within rail and offer professional support throughout the recruitment process.

Can you help with interview prep?

Absolutely, we can help with interview preparation! At Navartis, we understand that interviews can be daunting and we are here to support you every step of the way. We help a large number of candidates we work with by running through common questions, offering insight into the company you are interviewing with and offering feedback and improvements. We are happy to arrange a teams meeting prior to the interview, so we can go through any questions you might have, as well as give insights into the company / person you're interviewing with to help you feel more prepared and confidence ahead of your interview.

What geographical locations do you cover within the rail sector? 

We are a global rail recruitment agency and can help you secure rail talent or a new role within the rail sector anywhere in the world.

What type of rail companies do you work with in the rail sector?

At Navartis, we work with a diverse range of companies across the rail sector. Our clients within the rail sector includes, Rail Operators, Infrastructure Providers, Engineering Firms, Rolling Stock Manufacturers, Technology and Systems Providers, Consultancies, Main Contractors and Sub-Contractors.

What sectors do you recruit for?

We are a leading recruitment agency who are specialist in supplying the construction, civil engineering, rail, power and telecoms sectors.