Stainmore Railway Company at Kirkby Stephen East

Many people want to drive a train or be a guard but there are a number of conditions that you must fulfill to do these roles which are termed as 'Safety Critical' role

  • Be at least 18 years of age
  • Be medically fit to do the job
  • Obtain a personal track safety certificate
  • Pass the SRC Rules and Regulations Exam
  • Commence training for your role (duration varies according to the role)
 'Safety Critical' posts and the opportunities include

  • Train Guard
  • Diesel Driver
  • Diesel Second-man (or woman)
  • Steam Locomotive Driver
  • Steam locomotive fireman (or woman)
  • Responsible Officer