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at Ravenglass & Eskdale Steam Railway

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Available Positions

Company: Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway


Hours: 40

Address: Ravenglass, Cumbria, CA18 1SW

Job Description

We have a rare opportunity to join our small but dedicated team on this leading Lake District narrow gauge railway for a permanent, full time Engine Driver/Controller.

This important role provides relief cover for our engine drivers and controller and will be fundamental in continuing the successful operation of our business. The post will entail driving all of the company's steam and diesel locomotives as well as operating the signal box on rest day cover. Out of season, the post holder will undertake permanent way work. Prior experience is required for this role. The successful candidate will be flexible, enthusiastic and share the company's vision for the development of the railway. 

Please click below for the full job description and application form. Applications should be forwarded to Peter Brendling, General Manager on

Closing Date: 1st November 2018

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