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Diesel Foreman

An opportunity has arisen within the Traction & Rolling Stock Department for a Diesel Foreman. Key responsibilities include overseeing the day-to-day running of the diesel traction department in line with ELLR Co Safety Management System (SMS) and any other departmental policies in force and ensuring that the diesel traction units that operate on the ELR are fit for purpose and adequately maintained in line with East Lancashire Railway policies and running agreements.

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The closing date for applications for the Diesel Foreman position is Wednesday 24 January 2018.
To apply, please send a copy of your current CV, along with a cover letter, and email to Lee Kenny, Traction & Rolling Stock Production & Planning Manager, at tandrsmanager@east-lancs-rly.co.uk or post to:

Traction & Rolling Stock Production & Planning Manager
East Lancashire Railway
Bolton Street
Bury, BL9 0EY 

Infrastructure Director

We are currently looking to fill this important volunteer ELR Board vacancy.
The maintenance of the heritage railway’s infrastructure is a safety critical function ensuring all operational aspects of running trains is safe at all times.

The Infrastructure Director working with Signalling and Permanent Way managers/supervisors are responsible for this crucial infrastructure. Whilst effective oversight in the role will be key to delivering on the ELR’s business objectives the post holder will be required to maintain a relationship with Chairman, General Manager and those ‘front-line’ colleagues that promotes autonomy and entrustment of authority sufficient to successfully deliver the day-to-day management of the department.

Have you the skill, experience and time to represent and support our front-line P Way and Signalling departments? If you have and would like to know more please contact Mike Kelly, Chair of ELLRCo.

Call 0161 764 6955 or by e mail to chair@eastlancsrailway.co.uk

Bar Staff - The Trackside

The award-winning Trackside, based at Bury Station, is looking to expand their team and is seeking Bar Staff to work weekday and weekend shifts on both afternoons and evenings.

If you have a friendly and welcoming manner, enjoy working in a customer service role and you're over 18 years of age, you could be an ideal candidate.

There is more than one position available. Experience is preferred.

To apply to be a member of Bar Staff, please send an up-to-date CV to commercial.manager@eastlancsrailway.org.uk 

Bar Staff - Buffer Stops Bar

The award-winning Buffer Stops Bar, based at Rawtenstall Station, is looking to expand their team and is seeking Bar Staff to work weekday and weekend shifts on both afternoons and evenings.

If you have a friendly and welcoming manner, enjoy working in a customer service role and you're over 18 years of age, you could be an ideal candidate.

To apply to be a member of Bar Staff, please send an up-to-date CV to commercial.manager@eastlancsrailway.org.uk

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