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Would you like to work for the Ffestiniog & Welsh Highland Railways? - Here are our current job opportunities:



Would you like to find out more abour Heritage Skills Training Programme? - See our dedicated website for more information. We are seeking to recruit twenty trainees over a two-year period. The railway aims to attract trainees in order to share the heritage skills of its talented workforce and in doing so, encourage careers in the heritage sector. Why not apply now?



Catering Department
Vacancy
Catering Assistant


The Ffestiniog and Welsh Highland Railways are a major tourist attraction in North Wales set in the heart of the Snowdonia National Park. We are committed to increasing diversity within our workforce and to providing an inclusive working environment for all.

We are looking for a hardworking, enthusiastic individual to join our dedicated team of catering staff working in Spooner's Grill, Café & Bar, Porthmadog. Key duties will include serving customers, handling money, clearing tables and assisting with kitchen duties. Candidates must be able to work evenings and weekends.

Experience of working in a café or waiting on would be an advantage. Good communication skills are essential, the ability to work cleanly and tidily is required, a basic knowledge and understanding of food and kitchen hygiene is desirable, the ability to speak Welsh is desirable but not essential.

This is a seasonal position to the end of October 2019.
Hours: Full time
Rate of pay: National Living / Minimum Wage applies

For more information and an application pack please email applications@ffwhr.com. We will accept applications by CV with a covering letter stating your suitability for the position.

Closing date for applications: Friday 7th June 2019



On Train Services Department
Vacancy
On Train Steward


The Ffestiniog and Welsh Highland Railways are a major tourist attraction in North Wales set in the heart of the Snowdonia National Park. We are committed to increasing diversity within our workforce and to providing an inclusive working environment for all.

We are recruiting for an enthusiastic Steward to be the face of the Ffestiniog and Welsh Highland Railways, working on our trains providing an at-seat refreshment service and selling our Travellers' Guides. Candidates should have experience of working in a customer facing position and a friendly disposition. This position will be based at Porthmadog and the successful candidate will be expected to work on both the Ffestiniog Railway and the Welsh Highland Railway.

This is a seasonal position to the end of October 2019.
Hours: Full time
Rate of pay: National Living / Minimum Wage applies

For more information and an application pack please email applications@ffwhr.com. We will accept applications by CV with a covering letter stating your suitability for the position.

Closing date for applications: Friday 7th June 2019