Job Vacancy – Permanent Way Supervisor

The FFWHR is looking to appoint a suitably qualified individual as a PW Supervisor. Joining the existing PW team, based at Minffordd Infrastructure Depot, the successful applicant will report to the Permanent Way Manager and be responsible for supervising a small team of employees that is supplemented by several volunteer PW gangs.

Some weekend and anti-social hours working is required. The successful applicant will be required to train as a diesel locomotive driver and operator for the KMX Tamping machine.

• A good knowledge of PW practices and PW engineering.
• Good inter-personal and communication skills.
• Driving Licence
• PC literate
• A qualification in Civil or Mechanical Engineering is desirable, but not essential.
• Welsh speaking desirable
• A high level of physical fitness

Salary circa £23k p.a. (negotiable for an exceptional candidate), 25 days annual leave, contributory pension scheme.

If you think this exciting challenge may be the job for you, then please submit your CV – with a covering letter saying why you think you are the ideal candidate for the role – to

If you require further information, or want an informal conversation before applying, please email

Closing date for applications: 30/3/2020.