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Ffestiniog & Welsh Highland Railways

The Ffestiniog and Welsh Highland Railways are two of the UK's most popular heritage railways, located in the heart of picturesque Snowdonia.

Opportunities

Finance & Payroll Assistant

We are currently recruiting for a Finance & Payroll Assistant to join our finance team, based in Porthmadog.

Duties will include payroll, purchase ledger, BACS payments and reconciliations. Knowledge of Sage Accounting & Payroll programs, as well as Excel & Word, is essential for this role along with proficiency in web based programmes.

The successful candidate may also be required to provide relief cover for our cash office so having experience of working in a cash handling environment would be of benefit.

Permanent Way Supervisor

Here on the FfWHR we are looking to consolidate our position as one of the premier tourist attractions in the Top Left Hand Corner of Wales.

To help us achieve this we are looking to expand our Permanent Way team. With nearly 60km of railway in use by our train services on a daily basis we now need to relay approximately 600m of track each winter to ensure the track remains in top condition.

The opportunity now exists for you to join us on this exciting journey. We are looking to recruit a supervisor for our small but dedicated Permanent Way gang. Permanent Way is responsible for the inspection, maintenance and repair of the track and installation of new track. The team also undertake other infrastructure related works (fencing, drainage, lineside clearance) in accordance with current and developing Festiniog Railway Company policies and plans.

This position will be based at the Infrastructure Depot, Minffordd, near Porthmadog.

Food & Beverage Supervisor

Spooner's Grill, Cafe & Bar is our main catering outlet situated on Harbour Station in Porthmadog, delivering a high level of service throughout the day.

We have a vacancy for a Food & Beverage Supervisor in Spooner’s Grill, Café & Bar. The successful applicant will work in the café and bar of this busy catering outlet; maximizing profit and improving customer service standards.

Our goal is to provide an exceptional service and experience which exceeds our customers’ expectations. In this role you will be required to supervise a small team of Food and Beverage Assistants and lead by example working on the café counter and serving customers at tables as required. Candidates should have proven experience of working in a catering / hospitality environment.

This is a front of house position so you must have good communication skills and a friendly disposition.

Talk to us today!

Osian Hughes
Marketing Lead

As the Marketing Lead, I report to the Commercial Manager and work closely alongside the Sales & Marketing Team to promote the Core Business & Services for our multi-location Heritage Railway.

Times available: 

19th

Not Available

20th

14:00 - 16:00

21st 

Not Available