Skilled Carriage & Wagon Bodywork Fitter
(c. £15,000-£22,000, dependent on experience and skills)
We are looking for somebody who is both enthusiastic and skilled in all aspects of carriage bodywork restoration. Experience in carriage restoration projects would be advantageous, although training will be given. The successful candidate will be required to pass a railway medical and trained to be a first aider. You will be working alongside a group of dedicated volunteers in producing carriage restorations to very high standards. It is also a requirement of the position to occasionally work at heights with appropriate safety equipment.
To be considered for this position, it is essential that you have proven skills in at least seven of the following positions:- Woodwork, Metalwork, Welding, Plumbing, Electrical, Glazing, Upholstery, Coach Painting, Signwriting and General Fitting.
Full time position Working 40 hours per week, including occasional weekend work.
Location: Carriage & Wagon Dept, Bewdley, Worcestershire, DY12 1BG.
Benefits Include: 31 days annual leave (inc. Bank Holidays)
A contributory pension scheme (available after 6 months)
Concessionary rail pass for use on the national network (available after 6 months)
When applying please enclose a covering letter demonstrating your experience and skills necessary to be considered for this post.
For an application pack, please write in with a stamped addressed envelope:
Colin Astbury - Bewdley Paintshop Foreman,
Severn Valley Railway,
Closing date for receipt of application is:16/05/14 Application is strictly by post only
Severn Valley Railway is an Equal Opportunities Employer