more than just Great Engineers

We’re experts in the provision of engineering, management and specialist talent within the Rail Industry.

What We Do

We connect rail businesses with bright and passionate talent on demand.

Founded in 2016, Heaton Rail undertakes work both locally and internationally for some of the world’s best rail companies that make a positive difference to millions of people’s lives every day.

We help our clients do more, faster, and better by connecting them with bright and passionate engineering, management, and specialist talent in the fastest way possible.

Our team undertake work ranging from managing high value and complex projects, designing innovative engineering solutions for aging assets, leading testing and commissioning activities, all the way through to designing and delivering organisational changes.

Our talent acquisition strategy uses the latest technology including our custom uber-styled web app that allows businesses to connect with and hire high quality talent fast.

Industry Experts

Our highly experienced team have a deep understanding of rail and other heavy industries which helps us deliver on your requirements even when others cant.

Our Services

From graduates to senior leaders – we specialise in providing skilled engineering, management, and specialist talent to the rail and other heavy industries.

Contract Workforce

Short and long term assignment contract talent for one-off or entire workforce solutions.

Permanent Placement

Unique and tailored talent acquisition strategy to find the best talent for your business.

Payroll Services

Engage a candidate or business on a casual or contract basis fast and cost effectively.


Engineering and project management consulting services for various operations and projects.

Market Leading Technology

We use the latest technology in all areas of our business. This includes our uber-styled web app, RoleSpot, that allows businesses to find and hire top talent fast.​


Rolling Stock


Track & Civil

Power & Electrical

Overhead Wiring


Operational Technology

Information Technology

Systems Engineering

Safety Assurance


Project Management

Environmental, Health & Safety

Quality & Risk Management

Supply Chain & Logistics

Sourcing & Procurement

World Class Service

We go above and beyond to deliver a truly world class service. From safety, quality, speed and value, we leave no stone unturned in service delivery and excellence.​

Featured Clients

Trusted Partners

We are trusted by and work in partnership with rail businesses big and small around Australia to help acquire and retain their most important assets, people. 

Contact Us today to find out how we can help with your talent requirements.