Weardale Railway - General Manager (closing date 16/10/2020)

For Weardale Railway, based in Stanhope, County Durham

Salary £40 to £45k subject to experience

Closing date for applications October 16 2020

We are looking for a General Manager who has commercial acumen, with a can-do attitude, who will take responsibility for getting jobs done. A leader and team player who will lead and manage all aspects of the day to day operation of the Weardale Railway.

The ideal candidate will hold a current driving licence and, due to the nature of the appointment, will be required to undertake a company medical examination, which will include tests for colour blindness. A flexible approach to hours will also be required.

The Weardale Railway is an 18-mile long heritage line running from Bishop Auckland to Eastgate in County Durham, which runs a mixture of diesel heritage trains as well as catering trains, such as afternoon tea, and an extensive Christmas event.

Express your interest in this opportunity by emailing for a copy of the full job description and details of how to apply.