Sydney Trains Reviews

Updated 22 May 2020

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3.9
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  • "Shift work and the early starts(in 6 reviews)

  • "If you have rail experience, then best to move on as Sydney Trains prefer external candidates with no rail background(in 4 reviews)

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  1. "Great culture."

    5.0
    Current Employee - Project Manager in Sydney

    I have been working at Sydney Trains full-time

    Pros

    Good opportunity flexible working and supportive.

    Cons

    Some barriers due to old ways of working.

    Sydney Trains2020-05-22
  2. "Excellent working conditions"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Project Manager in Sydney
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Sydney Trains full-time

    Pros

    Flexible working arrangements and excellent conditions

    Cons

    Secretive on TSSM pay scales

    Sydney Trains2020-05-01
  3. "A good stable job"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Cleaning Attendant 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Sydney Trains full-time

    Pros

    The conditions are great and the pay is reasonable for a cleaner.

    Cons

    Sometimes the work can be a bit boring.

    Sydney Trains2020-05-12
  4. "Interesting"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - PMO Manager in Sydney
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Sydney Trains full-time

    Pros

    Interesting place to work - plenty of opportunities due to constant change

    Cons

    Constantly changing and very bureaucratic

    Sydney Trains2020-04-29
  5. Helpful (1)

    "CSA"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - CSA in Sydney
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Sydney Trains part-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Opportunities are varied and money is good

    Cons

    Nothing that i can say

    Sydney Trains2020-04-02
  6. "Good work life balence"

    4.0
    Site Manager in Sydney
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Sydney Trains

    Pros

    flexible work hours. Lots of support

    Cons

    Work is often on weekends

    Sydney Trains2020-04-01
  7. "The most interesting public sector agency you could work for"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Consultant in Sydney
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Sydney Trains full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Fast paced; excellent salaries (tracking above private sector for similar roles); progressive; quite vibrant; modern offices.

    Cons

    Politics, but apart from that not too many negatives.

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    Sydney Trains2020-03-28
  8. "Interview train driver"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Train Driver 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Sydney Trains full-time

    Pros

    Great environment to work in

    Cons

    Shift work and the early starts

    Sydney Trains2020-03-24
  9. "Easy Job"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Customer Service Attendant 

    I have been working at Sydney Trains part-time

    Pros

    Work is very easy, not complicated

    Cons

    Unfulfilling, stand on feet all shift

    Sydney Trains2020-02-23
  10. "Sydney trains simply the best"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Transport Officer 

    I have been working at Sydney Trains full-time

    Pros

    Money leave shift loading meal allowance

    Cons

    Managers some work mates and no shorts

    Sydney Trains2020-02-20
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