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Meet Jake Rodger, leading our Rail Signalling and Digital Rail division 

4th April 2024

Following the expansion of the Advance TRS digital rail and rail signalling team, meet Jake Rodger. Our Recruitment Consultant specialising in rail signalling and digital Rail recruitment at Advance TRS. 

Having joined Advance TRS in 2019, Jake’s dedication has secured him well-deserved promotions. Now narrowing his focus to Rail Signalling and Digital Rail. Not only Is Jake highly regarded for his professional accomplishments, but Jake was voted Employee of the Year at our internal company awards, a testament to how highly regarded he is amongst his peers.  

What sets Jake apart is not just his impressive professional accomplishments but also his exceptional commitment and diligence in identifying top talent. Within the workplace, Jake’s presence is truly invaluable, contributing significantly to the success and growth of the team.  

Our Employee Engagement Coordinator Emilie asked Jake some questions regarding his time at Advance TRS  

Q: What is your biggest career achievement  

I don’t have one stand-out moment, instead, I take pride in the continuous development and improvement throughout my career, whether that is through refining new skills or expanding my industry knowledge.  

Q: What do you most enjoy about recruitment  

The best thing about recruitment is the dynamic nature of the job. I thoroughly enjoy the process as it allows me to connect and build relationships with candidates and clients alike.  

What truly gives me satisfaction is the knowledge that I have played a pivotal role in assisting individuals and companies in achieving their goals.  

Q: What is your favourite thing about Advance TRS  

What I like most about Advance TRS is the genuine celebration of success within the company. We have a very supportive culture, where everyone wants the best for each other. The opportunity for progression and support to achieve your goals is very good. I also really enjoy the incentives, and get on with the people I work with, as it is always a good laugh when we all get together.  

Throughout his time at Advance TRS, Jake has continuously built strong relationships with industry professionals, gaining insights into the ever-evolving landscape of rail and digital technology. Jake has refined his skills in recruiting professionals across various disciplines, including signalling, design, testing, installation, and engineering. Today, he stands at the forefront of Rail Signalling, ensuring that Advance TRS continues to lead the way in connecting industry professionals with their ideal roles.  

Rail at Advance TRS

At Advance TRS, we specialise in creating tailored recruitment solutions for some of the UK’s largest rail projects collaborating with leading global engineering organisations. As an accredited member of the Rail Industry Supplier Qualification Scheme (RISQS), we deliver comprehensive rail recruitment services nationwide. With a sharp focus on the digital rail industry and excel in sourcing top talent for roles in rail signalling systems and cyber security. This expertise allows us to understand the unique demands of the sector and connect our clients with the most qualified professionals.  

Are you looking for your next career move? 

At Advance TRS we understand that talented and motivated staff is the key to any successful business. Our excellent training program ensures that individuals at all levels receive the appropriate amount of support. Don’t miss this opportunity to be part of a company where dedication is recognised and growth opportunities thrive.  

We are always looking for driven and ambitious individuals to join the team. As a rapidly growing recruitment company, we have fantastic opportunities available across the business. Check out our Work for Us page.