We are the leading transport operator in the UK and North America. Our broad footprint in the UK and North America gives us experience of two of the most developed markets in the world for transport services, and a breadth of expertise across different regulatory and contractual environments. It also means we can recruit from both sides of the Atlantic.
Who we are
FirstGroup is a British transport group, headquartered in the United Kingdom. The company also operates transport services in Ireland, Canada and the United States. Our statistics speak for themselves: We have 100,000 employees across the group, with revenues of approximately £5.7bn a year. We operate, manage or maintain combined fleets of 50,000 vehicles, and we carry around two billion passengers a year.
Careers with us
Want to go further and enjoy an exciting new career route in the UK? That could be with First Buses, Hull Trains, TransPennine Express, Great Western Railway or even Tram Operations Ltd. We have all modes of transport covered!
From drivers to customer service roles, planners to many back-office support roles, there are many career options with First Group.
We’ve a great range of opportunities for graduates of all disciplines. We'll invest in you and your future career because our graduates are our future. As the world's leading transport company, we owe it to our customers to recruit and train the very best people. At First Group, we take this responsibility very seriously. It’s why we look for talented graduates with fresh ideas, different expertise and plenty of passion.
We’ve graduate opportunities in our Operations, Engineering Management and Commercial teams. So, enjoy being part of an industry that’s got exciting new developments everywhere you look
Learn more about our 70-20-10 development programme HERE.
Join FirstGroup as a graduate and you’ll gain hands-on experience working on real-life projects with the world's leading transport company. Here you’ll get stuck in at the heart of the action from day one, learning on-the-job and developing the skills you need to become a future leader.