Job Vacancies

IT Coordinator

The successful applicant will be responsible for the day to day management of the Bluebell Railway’s IT and Telecommunication service providers to ensure the delivery of an efficient and cost effective product.

The candidate would ideally have a proven track record in managing IT and Telecommunication systems.

 This is a volunteer post that carries no remuneration or specific hours of duty. However, the successful applicant will require sufficient time and flexibility to effectively undertake this role and have the appropriate skills to meet the demands of the post.

Applications must be received by 21st September 2018.

If you believe you have the right qualifications and experience for this job please contact Lisa on 01825 724884 or use the Contact Form below.

The closing date for applications is 21st September 2018.

Bluebell Railway is an equal opportunity employer.

Silver Service Waiting Staff

The Bluebell Railway has vacancies for casual shift work, Saturday evenings and Sunday lunch times.

For more details or to apply contact Simon on 01825 724881 or use the Contact Form below

Pullman Car Restoration Fitter

This is a rare opportunity to work as part of the team involved in the restoration to working order of the historic Pullman Carriage “Car 54”, focussing on the overhaul and manufacture of mechanical parts & brake gear, pipework and fittings.

The applicant will ideally have either completed an engineering apprenticeship, although on-the-job training will be provided to otherwise suitable applicants. Skills advantageous for this post include machining and fitting mechanical parts, welding and fabricating, pipework, and electrical systems. This is a full-time post for a two year fixed period.

All applicants should be self-motivated and self-managing but also team players, and happy to work with both paid and volunteer staff alike.

The Carriage and Wagon Works operates 7 days per week, and some weekend working may be required.

Contact Lisa on 01825 724884 or use the Contact Form below for an application form.

The closing date for receipt of applications is 24th August 2018.

Education Volunteer

The education department of the Bluebell Railway is expanding and needs you!

Roles may include;

  • Be part of our exciting new exhibition as an interpreter (opening Summer 2018).
  • Conduct fun science experiments.
  • Assist with family event days.
  • Guide school parties around our exhibits.
  • Facilitate outdoor education.
  • Escort school parties on the steam trains.
  • Get creative.
  • Dress up and role-play in our ‘WW2’ evacuation experience.
  • Gain experience and build an attractive C.V.

We are looking for people with an interest in Heritage Learning. If you like working with people of all ages, are a good communicator, want to learn new skills and share some of your own, then this could be the volunteering opportunity for you.

Contact Ruth on 01825 720800 or use the Contact Form below to register your interest and find out more.

Buildings Manager

The successful applicant will be responsible for the inspection, repair and maintenance of the company’s buildings.

Building management, architectural, design, surveying, construction or similar qualifications/experience are necessary to effectively undertake this role.

This is a volunteer post that carries no remuneration or specific hours of duty. However, the successful applicant will require sufficient time and flexibility to effectively undertake this role and have the appropriate technical competencies to meet the professional requirements of the post.

If you believe you have the right qualifications and experience for this job contact Lisa on 01825 724884, or use the Contact Form below.