KESR 9 r

An opportunity exists to join the Kent & East Sussex Railway team as a locomotive fitter/craftsman

The successful applicant will be part of a team carrying out maintenance and overhaul work on steam and diesel locomotives as well as the 3 steam cranes in the department.

Primary responsibilities of this physically demanding role will be:-

• Carrying out repairs, maintenance and overhaul of locomotives (steam and diesel) and cranes
• Carrying out maintenance to boilers including washouts and minor repairs
• Working with, directing and supervising volunteer workforce of varying ability.

The position reports to the shed supervisor.

Applicants must apply in writing by 12th March 2017

Hours of work: 37.5 per week.

Training will be given where required.

All applications to:


The Engineering Manager
Tenterden Town Station
Station Road
Tenterden
Kent TN30 6HE

Or by email to em@kesr.org.uk