MNR BackgroundThe Mid-Norfolk Railway is a East Anglia's Longest Heritage Railway, operating 11 miles between the Market towns of Dereham & Wymondham. We operate mainly Heritage Diesel Railcar services.
Steam services operate June - August.
Role DescriptionOur Crossing Keepers run our six level crossings on the line, but in the main, the four at Yaxham, Garvestone, Thuxton & Kimberley Park.
You will be required to undertake (and pass) a medical.
You will be required to undertake (and pass) a Personal Track Safety course.
This role involves practical and theoretical rules assessments. Full training will be provided.
Role ResponsibilitiesOur Crossing Keepers are responsible for:
- the safe working of the level crossing at which they are on duty
- operating the level crossing and respective signalling equipment
- keeping the ajoining station at which they are on duty clean and tidy
BudgetYou will not have any budget responsibilities
Number of Positions Availableunlimited
Term LengthThis is a great way to start in the operations side of the Mid-Norfolk Railway. Previous Keepers have gone on to find roles as Guards & Signallers, as well as trainee drivers.
CommitmentThe amount of days you do is your choice, we do ask that if you volunteer, you are there for the day. A normal day starts 1030 and finshes 1700, except Special events, where early starts and late finishes do exist.
Volunteer / EmployedThis is a volunteer position.
This is a volunteer position
ManagerialThis is not a managerial position.
This is not a managerial position
SafetyThis is a safety critical position or a position that carries safety responsibilities.
|REQUIRED:||Basic Maths & English|
|PREFERRED:||Customer Service, and a willingness to learn.|
|PREFERRED:||Basic Level of English & Maths.|
Closing DateOpen-ended / No specific closing date.
Tel: 01362 690 633
All Volunteers need to be a member of the Mid-Norfolk Railway Preservation Trust.
Vacancy Ref: 114.