Job Vacancies

This webpage lists job vacancies at Bluebell Railway. For volunteer vacancies, please visit our volunteering page.

Sous Chef

Full time (40 hours per week) Do you thrive while working in a fast-paced kitchen environment? Are you a strong team player and would like to work at one of Britain’s busiest steam heritage railways? If yes, this could be the perfect job for you!

The post will entail working in a busy kitchen producing a varied menu, including fine dining on our Golden Arrow train and other catering trains. Applicants should be self-motivated, enthusiastic, and a strong team player. They should be aware of all relevant catering and hygiene qualifications.

The role will require weekend work, and hours are 40 hours per week. Due to the location, applicants must have their own transport.


· 21 days annual leave per year (plus bank holidays)

Membership of the Bluebell Railway Preservation Society

· Discounts at Bluebell Railway food outlets

· 75% reduced rate travel on the national rail network (railcard can be applied for after a successful probation period).

If you would like any further information, please contact Lisa Boyle:

Offers of a competitive salary



Have you an excellent customer service aptitude, to work within an efficient and effective small customer service and reservations booking team?

You would be responsible for encouraging upselling and completing sales for all the railway’s products and services.

Applicants should be highly motivated, have excellent communication and IT skills

and commercially focused. The role will require flexible mid-week and some weekend working for 24 hrs per week.

Please contact Lisa Boyle on for further information.