First ScotRail

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First ScotRail Reviews

Updated September 20, 2014
Updated September 20, 2014
3 Reviews
3.7
3 Reviews

Recommend to a friend
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First ScotRail Managing Director Steve Montgomery
Steve Montgomery
2 Ratings

Employee Reviews

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  1.  

    Decent company

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Glasgow, Scotland (UK)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Glasgow, Scotland (UK)

    I have been working at First ScotRail full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Travel benefits, management structure, teamwork

    Cons

    uniforms, pressure, lack of information

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    take more time to listen to staff

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    job satisfaction 2nd to non!

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Conductor in Edinburgh, Scotland (UK)
    Current Employee - Conductor in Edinburgh, Scotland (UK)

    I have been working at First ScotRail full-time (more than 8 years)

    Pros

    there are a wide range of jobs you can do within the company, with very good pay structure, always learning new things within the company, free travel benefits for self and family, each day is different , meet a wide range of people from all walks of life.

    Cons

    the shifts can be long and not so good when you go from late's to earlies!

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    be more available at the wee small hours.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  3.  

    bully culture

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Conductor in Edinburgh, Scotland (UK)
    Current Employee - Conductor in Edinburgh, Scotland (UK)

    I have been working at First ScotRail full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    pay is good but cant think of anything else to say is good about this company they dont really care about the staff

    Cons

    management /shifts / uniform / tools we have to work with poor / i think thats enough said about this company poor just very poor

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    treat your staff like humans and not robots

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

First ScotRail Photos

Caledonian Sleeper First ScotRail (Photo thanks to Wikimedia user Magnus Manske, Some Rights Reserved)
First ScotRail's 380017 stands in platform 2 at Paisley Gilmour Street station. (Photo thanks to Wikimedia user Geof Sheppard, Some Rights Reserved)
The First Scotrail depot on Russell Road to the west of Haymarket station. (Photo thanks to Geograph user Thomas Nugent, Some Rights Reserved)

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