Vacancy – Permanent Way Maintenance Ganger

The North Norfolk Railway operates steam and heritage diesel trains through beautiful coastal countryside between the Georgian town of Holt and the smart Victorian seaside resort of Sheringham. The 5½ mile line attracts around 165,000 passengers each year, is one of the County’s most popular tourist attractions and hosts a series of popular annual events including the Forties Weekend in September and the acclaimed Norfolk Lights Express in November and December.

Based at Weybourne, the position of Permanent Way Maintenance Ganger encompasses the inspection, repair, refurbishment & running maintenance of the track and associated groundwork on the full 5½  miles of running line on a heritage steam railway.

Applicants should be physically fit and prepared for working outside throughout the year in all weathers.

A full driving licence will be required and experience with digging plant, chainsaw operations & petrol powered tools may prove advantageous.

Applicants will need to be self-motivated and capable of working with minimum supervision as part of a full-time 2 man team.

This is a full time position (average of 40 hours per week) which includes weekday, weekend and Bank Holiday working. The role requires flexibility with working hours, including some early starts and late finishes in order to meet the operational requirements of the business.

To apply, please send a CV and covering letter explaining why you are a good fit for the role to: hsmith@nnrailway.co.uk