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Retail and Catering Manager

We are seeking a dynamic leader to manage our retail and catering services. You will ensure the safe, profitable and efficient operation of these services through our on-train buffet, and shop and cafe activities at Minehead Station. Success here makes an important contribution to our Railway business.

You should be experienced in one of these sectors and in the planning and delivery of a high standard of customer service and demonstrate sound financial and organisation skills. You will have overall responsibility for the successful running of paid and volunteer staff teams.

This full-time operational management role is based at Minehead with occasional need to travel throughout the West Somerset Railway.  

We offer a competitive salary and non-contributory pension scheme.

If you are interested please contact Samantha White, Commercial Services on 01643 700384 email sam.com@wsrail.net for the job description and application form.

Completed applications under `confidential cover marked RCM` should be returned to Colin Howard, Head of Commercial Services, WSR, The Railway Station, Minehead, Somerset TA24 5BG by not later than Wednesday 9 December 

Blue Anchor Stationmaster Vacancy
The West Somerset Railway is seeking applications for the volunteer post of Blue Anchor Station Master. As one of Britain’s leading Heritage Railway’s the position will put the successful candidate at the forefront of customer care.
The Station Master is responsible for the functioning of the Station and Ticket Office, ensuring the Station is clean and tidy and presents a positive image of the railway to visitors and managing the station staff working there. The post also includes liaison between other station master and friends of groups.
To apply, please write enclosing CV and details of relevant experience to:-

Paul Conibeare
West Somerset Railway plc
The Railway Station

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