Why Queensland Rail?

Queensland Rail

Success depends on the quality of our people and acknowledging the accomplishments of our people.

We encourage a safe, innovative environment where our people can not only deliver quality service, but achieve their own career aspirations. Queensland Rail inspires innovative thought, passionate motivation, teamwork and forward thinking.

We invite you to access the above functional areas to see why people enjoy working for Queensland Rail and / or click on the links below to read more about working with Queensland Rail.


Queensland Rail provides experience in leading edge equipment and the opportunity to develop skills in specialised areas of the rail industry.

With a focus on electricians and fitters Queensland Rail being a large and geographically diverse organisation, from time to time have vacancies for sheet metal workers; carpenters, plumbers and painters and decorators.


With nation-wide operations, we are now more committed than ever to finding quality people to undertake significant projects, enhance their skills, and gain valuable experience in a variety of disciplines for our business.


Queensland Rail encourages new ideas and fresh ways of thinking. We strive to be an innovative organisation and we treat every situation as a learning opportunity.

Our mission is to be a vibrant learning organisation where safety comes first and our people and customers are central to everything we do.


At Queensland Rail, we strive to set new standards of excellence in customer service. Our recently acquired international customer service accreditation and the launch of our Customer Charter are testament to our customer service commitment.

Train Crew

The Brisbane Suburban Area network extends from the centre of Brisbane south to Beenleigh and Varsity Lakes on the Gold Coast, north to Ferny Grove, Shorncliffe, Caboolture and Gympie, east to Cleveland and west to Ipswich and Rosewood.

Queensland Rail Traincrew employees may be required to work at any Depot in the urban and interurban networks during the course of their employment.