Seasonal job opportunities at the Epping Ongar Railway20th November 2020

With the demands of the Coronavirus we’re looking for good cleaning staff who can help our volunteers to keep our stations, trains and platforms spotless during our busy Christmas season. The duties will involve cleaning our trains, toilets and assisting with kitchen duties to a good consistent standard at either our Santa Specials or Light Fantastic services.

North Weald station

In return we will offer you between £6.45 - £9.00 a hour; daytime shifts during our Santa Special trains are 7.5 hours including 2 thirty minute paid breaks and a complimentary breakfast sandwich or hot lunch. Evening shifts during our Epping Ongar Light Fantastic services are 3 hours including a paid break.

Daytime shifts are weekends from 5 to 20 December, plus 21 to 24 December inclusive. Evening shifts are Wednesday to Sunday 3 December to 2 January plus 21 and 22 December and 8 to 10 January inclusive. 

If you are interested please send us an email outlining your suitability for the position to

We are holding a recruitment session on 26 November afternoon and early evening and will invite suitable candidates along for a chat.

Subject to standard checks we expect to be able to sign you on straight away.

Santa Special train at North Weald