Rail Careers

Rail employs more than 110,000 people in a wide range of occupations and disciplines. Over 180 companies comprising passenger and freight operators, track managers, manufacturers and suppliers operate in urban, regional, and rural areas of Australia.

Having the right people in the right jobs is a key element and provides individual employees with opportunities to contribute to business success and realise their personal potential.


Rail Careers Website


The ARA strongly advocates rail as an industry of choice.

In 2009, the ARA established the Rail Careers Website, a dedicated source of information about the rail industry, career opportunities, job vacancies, real career stories and listed potential employers.


Current Vacancies

To view current vacancies in the Rail Industry, please click to visit the Rail Careers Website.