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2022 Recruitment Open Day
Wednesday 9th February 9am – 6pm

Would you like to work at one of the most famous and unique attractions in Wales?  Join us in 2022 as part of the Snowdon Mountain Railway team. There’s a variety of seasonal roles available at our Llanberis Station and aboard our trains!

We have full and part-time positions available in the following areas: Catering and Retail Supervisors and Assistants, Ticket Office Assistants, Train Guards, Cleaners, Locomotive Firemen.

During our 2022 season trains will be running to Clogwyn Station ¾ up Snowdon and Hafod Eryri, the summit building, will remain closed for 2022 therefore we are not recruiting for any positions at the summit.

Our working day varies through each department, meaning shifts can be long, and you’ll also be working over weekends.

If you feel you have the suitable attributes, skills and experience (full training provided) call in to our Recruitment Open Day at our Station Buffet at Llanberis Station. We look forward to seeing you!

Face coverings are mandatory inside the café and social distancing measures will be in place in accordance with the Government guidelines.

Previous employees wishing to return do not need to attend.

Alternatively download an application form and post your completed application to: Vince Hughes, Commercial Manager, Snowdon Mountain Railway, Llanberis, Gwynedd LL55 4TU

Due to the high volumes of applications we receive we will only respond to successful applicants.

Railway Maintenance Operative (Fitter Bias) / Locomotive Driver

We’re looking to recruit a Railway Maintenance Operative (Fitter Bias) / Locomotive Driver to work at Snowdon Mountain Railway. The role is full-time and permanent. Our operating season runs from mid-March until the end of October, but the role also includes closed season responsibilities.

The main duties of the role will be to carry out repairs and maintenance of all SMR locomotives, carriages, associated rolling stock and other equipment as directed by the Railway Maintenance and Operations Department.

Reporting to the Railway Maintenance Supervisors / Rolling Stock Manager / Railway Operations Manager other responsibilities will include working a flexible policy during the Operating Season where rostered duties can change at short notice as business demands. You’ll also carry out late and standby duties as directed by your line manager.

During the closed season you’ll be working as part of the Maintenance Team on closure work, maintenance and repairs as allocated.

To apply please download an application form and post your completed application to: Marty Druce, Railway Operations Manager, Snowdon Mountain Railway, Llanberis, Gwynedd LL55 4TU or email your CV to martyn@snowdonrailway.co.uk

Railway Maintenance Operative (Trackman Bias) / Locomotive Driver

We’re looking to recruit a Railway Maintenance Operative (Trackman Bias) / Locomotive Driver to work at Snowdon Mountain Railway. The role is full-time and permanent. Our operating season runs from mid-March until the end of October, but the role also includes closed season responsibilities.

The main duties of the role will be to carry out repairs and maintenance of the SMR Permanent Way and other parts of the railway infrastructure as directed by the Railway Maintenance and Operations Department.

Reporting to the Railway Maintenance Supervisors / Railway Infrastructure Manager / Railway Operations Manager other responsibilities will include working a flexible policy during the Operating Season where rostered duties can change at short notice as business demands. You’ll also carry out late and standby duties as directed by your line manager

During the closed season you’ll be working as part of the Maintenance Team on closure work, maintenance and repairs as allocated.

To apply please download an application form and post your completed application to: Marty Druce, Railway Operations Manager, Snowdon Mountain Railway, Llanberis, Gwynedd LL55 4TU or email your CV to martyn@snowdonrailway.co.uk

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