Experts in people



In such a niche sector, it’s crucial to be in partnership with a recruitment and training specialist who is thoroughly equipped with the appropriate level of industry specific expertise and insider knowledge. A specialist who can bring together a dedicated team with very precise capabilities to fulfil the most exacting staffing brief, whether that’s rail infrastructure, engineering or maintenance. 

Thanks to our extensive database of high calibre professionals with proven rail sector expertise, we are able to deliver the full scope of resources required to cover every stage of a project lifespan. Having served some of the UK’s most renowned rail principal contactors, rail engineering companies and main contractors with qualified permanent and contract personnel across all disciplines and for major assignments, we have the ability to meet even the most specifically detailed requirements, UK-wide. 

Assembling very specialist teams for high profile infrastructure development and redevelopment projects is a particular area of expertise. As standard we make thorough cross checks on PTS cards, drug and alcohol testing certificates, Small Tools tickets, COSS competency and references. Project-specific skills, proven engineering capabilities and technical aptitude are all criteria that are fully assessed. With this in-depth level of industry specific evaluation, quality of the highest calibre is guaranteed.

CSS has obtained the highly acclaimed Recruitment & Employment Confederation (REC) Gold Standard for which we are annually appraised. We also hold the Investors in People Standard and are ISO 9001:2008 accredited.