Are you fascinated by  heritage railways?  A dream apprentice opportunity is being advertised:


The Bluebell Railway has a vacancy for a Locomotive Works Apprentice in the locomotive department.

The post holder will undertake a course studying mechanical engineering and will carry out supervised work and training in the Locomotive Works on the repair and maintenance of steam locomotives.

A level of competence in the operation of hand and machine tools and electric and gas welding is preferred.

Educational standard must be Grade 4 and above in Maths, English and Science.

This is initially a two-year funded placement. The Locomotive Works operates seven days a week and some weekend working may be required.

Please contact Lisa Boyle on 01825 724884 or email: for further information.

Closing date June 18, 2021 (Re-posted from the Uckfield News, on-line news letter).


For more information about news and events sign up to their Newsletters here: