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LEADING CARRIAGE BUILDER

Want to be part of something special?

Why not join the dedicated skilled and motivated team at the Vale of Rheidol Railway?

 We are looking for a carriage builder / painter, HNC or similar qualification that has experience in the

heritage railway industry to join our Coastal Communities Project.

 The post is full time, 40 hours a week based in our railway workshops in Aberystwyth.

 You will be helping to train two apprentices, working one to one as their mentor over the next two years.

 Experience of carriage restoration, coach painting, signwriting and woodwork is essential together with excellent people skills and willingness to work as part of a team.

 The successful candidate will have accomplished woodwork or sheet metal work ability in all aspects of manufacture as well as fitting.

The contract is funded by the Coastal Communities Fund and runs until 31st December 2020 although we are hoping to extend the employment.

Interested? Please apply in writing with a CV to:

The Manager, Vale of Rheidol Railway, Park Avenue, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion, SY23 1PG

or email:engineering@rheidolrailway.co.uk

The closing date for applications is 28 November 2017


ASSISTANT CARRIAGE BUILDER

Want to be part of something special?

Why not join the dedicated skilled and motivated team at the Vale of Rheidol Railway?

 We are looking for a carriage builder / painter, HNC /OND or similar qualification that has experience in manual machining of timber / sheet metal work /  coach painting and signwriting.

 The post is full time, 40 hours a week based in our railway workshops in Aberystwyth.

 You will be helping to train two apprentices, working one to one as their mentor over the next two years.

 Experience of carriage restoration or similar would be beneficial but isn't essential, together with excellent people skills and willingness to work as part of a team.

 A good knowledge of machining processes will beexpected, however some training can be given.

Pay negotiable, dependant on experience.

  The contract is funded by the Coastal Communities Fund and runs until 31st December 2020

 Interested? Please apply in writing with a CV to:

The Manager, Vale of Rheidol Railway, Park Avenue,  Aberystwyth, Ceredigion, SY23 1PG

or email:engineering@rheidolrailway.co.uk

The closing date for applications is 28 November 2017

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Park Avenue, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion, SY23 1PG
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