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?

Front of House Staff

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 staff to work in our booking office, shop and café in Porthmadog. These are all customer facing roles and successful candidates will have experience of working with the public and providing excellent customer service and care. The ability to communicate in Welsh is not required for these roles but would be an advantage.

These are seasonal positions with immediate start until the end of October 2019.

For more information and an application pack please contact us.

The closing date for applications is Friday 22nd March 2019.

Tan y Bwlch Café Supervisor

Based at Tan y Bwlch Station, Maentwrog

We are looking for an enthusiastic supervisor & cook to run our popular café at Tan y Bwlch Station on the Ffestiniog Railway. This is an exciting opportunity to increase the potential of the café, which is situated in the heart of the Snowdonia National Park in spectacular scenery and caters for walkers and families as well as those who just want to sit and watch the trains go by. We are looking for an experienced supervisor with excellent baking skills and the ability to create a simple but high quality menu showcasing fresh, local produce. If this is you please get in touch!

This is a seasonal position from March to end of October 2019 with the potential to develop winter trade to extend the contract.

Hours: 40 hours per week

Starting salary £18,720 per annum pro rata

For more info or an application pack email

Closing date for applications: Friday 15th March 2019