With over 20 years of experience in the rail sector, McGinley can offer a comprehensive full-service recruitment offering across all areas of rail including contingent labour, station maintenance, safety critical, welding, electrification and signalling & telecoms.

This means that McGinley is your one-stop-shop when it comes to staffing your rail projects. As a RISQS accredited recruiter, we provide workers across the full spectrum of Sentinel skills when required. We have worked directly for Network Rail on track and station
construction and maintenance.


Our active rail client base also includes; Asset owners such as TfL, Manchester Metrolink and Strathclyde Partnership, plus contractors such as Amey Rail, Balfour Beatty Rail, Colas and Costain. With complete national coverage, we’re on site in every region and route and are working on both short-term contingent arrangements and long-term multi-year structured agreements with an emphasis on forward planning and building a long-term rail workforce.

Compliant Workforce

Our teams have an outstanding reputation in the market, with a large pool of experienced PTS holders to call upon to support a project from start to finish.

If your roles require additional tickets that's no issue, as our team of consultants are familiar with multiple card schemes. You also get the added peace of mind from our Quality Control team that oversees all our rights to work and compliance.

We have a wealth of knowledge built over thousands of hours of conversations with our customers and candidates. This is complemented by the experience of having workers on sites across the country and filling thousands of permanent vacancies across a range of different project types including:

  • Bridge and underpass construction and maintenance
  • Civils and construction
  • Devegetation
  • Electrification/OLE
  • Isolation and possession planning
  • Platform extension
  • Safety critical
  • Signalling & telecoms
  • Station maintenance and upgrade
  • Track maintenance

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