TPE initiates recruitment drive

A TPE Class 185 at Manchester Piccadilly on July 20 2015. RICHARD CLINNICK.

TransPennine Express is recruiting six new apprentices. The two-year scheme will be available in Hull and Manchester, and will include roles in customer service and commercial, train planning and engineering.

To further support their development, the apprentices will work towards a Duke of Edinburgh Gold Award. Successful candidates will begin in September.

Applications should be made at


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  • FrankH - 17/05/2016 21:23

    6 in 2 years is not particularly inspiring is it. Unless you live near Hull or Manchester don't rush to apply.

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  • Rich Holliday, Learning & Development Manager, TransPennine Express - 18/05/2016 08:47

    Frank H, we've already taken on 8 in 2014. 6 will be taken on this year and then many more throughout the 8 years of the TPE franchise. We're very excited about it.

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