Compare Great Western Railway vs Metro Trains BETA

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Great Western Railway

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Metro Trains

Employee Ratings

  • Great Western Railway scored higher in 9 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 70 reviews)
Great Western Railway employees rated their Overall Rating 1.1 higher than Metro Trains employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
2.9
(based on 70 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
4.2
Great Western Railway employees rated their Career Opportunities 1.3 higher than Metro Trains employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
2.9
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.7
Great Western Railway employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 1.3 higher than Metro Trains employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.6
Great Western Railway employees rated their Work-life balance 0.8 higher than Metro Trains employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
2.8
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.6
Great Western Railway employees rated their Senior Management 1.1 higher than Metro Trains employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.5
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.1
Great Western Railway employees rated their Culture & Values 1.6 higher than Metro Trains employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
2.5
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Great Western Railway Ceo Mark Hopwood
84%
84%Mark Hopwood
Great Western Railway employees rated their CEO Approval 37% higher than Metro Trains employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Metro Trains Ceo Andrew Lezala
47%
47%Andrew Lezala
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
86%
Great Western Railway employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 49% higher than Metro Trains employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
37%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
61%
Great Western Railway employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 27% higher than Metro Trains employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
34%

Salaries

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What Employees Say

  • Great Western Railway had 6 more reviews than Metro Trains that mentioned "Free travel" as a Pro.
  • Great Western Railway had 1 more reviews than Metro Trains that mentioned "Shift work" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Free travel"(in 14 reviews)
"Railway"(in 6 reviews)
Pros
"Free travel"(in 8 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Shift work"(in 7 reviews)
"Senior managers"(in 4 reviews)
Cons
"Shift work"(in 6 reviews)
"Front line"(in 4 reviews)
Featured Review
"Good"2 Jul 2020

Current Employee - Ticket Examiner

I have been working at Great Western Railway part-time

Pros

Interesting place to work woo

Cons

Nothing I like it yay

Current Employee - Engineer

I have been working at Metro Trains full-time

Pros

Competitive Salary, benefits and career progression

Cons

Working under extreme pressure, working extra hours

Job Postings

Metro Trains has 32 more recently posted open jobs than Great Western Railway.