Great Western Railway Overview

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  • www.gwr.com
  • Swindon, United Kingdom
  • 5001 to 10000 Employees
  • 2006
  • Franchise
  • Rail
  • Unknown / Non-Applicable

CompetitorsUNKNOWN

Great Western Trains, which does business as Great Western Railway (GWR), bears passengers from London's Paddington Station to the West of England and Wales. Places served include Cardiff, Bristol, and the Cotswolds. GWR's trains generally run in five-car formations that seat ...

Great Western Railway Reviews

4.5
93%
Recommend to a Friend
94%
Approve of CEO
Mark Hopwood
Mark Hopwood
66 Ratings
5.0
Current Employee, more than 8 years

"Good company"

Jul 6, 2021 - Gateline Assistant in Exeter, England, England
Recommends
Neutral Outlook
No Opinion of CEO

Pros

Amazing benefits. Feel looked after

Cons

Communication is very poor from management to frontline
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Diversity & Inclusion at Great Western Railway

4.7
(28 reviews)

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Great Western Railway Interviews

Experience
Positive51%
Negative36%
Neutral13%
Getting an Interview
Applied online95%
Recruiter3%
Employee Referral3%
Difficulty
3.2
Average
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  1. Dispatcher Interview

    Anonymous Employee in United Kingdom
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Great Western Railway (United Kingdom)

    Interview

    Easy application, tickets provided Situational judgement test. Good solid questions I was very happy with how at ease it was to apply for this position and I look forward to applying again.
    Interview

    What was a time that you worked as a team and what were the challenges

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Great Western Railway Awards & Accolades

  • Best In House Recruitment TeamRecruiter Awards2016
  • Rail Business of the YearRail Business Awards2014

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Does Great Western Railway offer unlimited holiday?

...Good pension, lots of time off....

September 6, 2020

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