Job Description: Notice: If you are not a current or former State employee, you must first take an examination to obtain list eligibility.
The reporting location for this position is Railtown 1897 State Historic Park, located in Jamestown. This position is responsible for the maintenance program for the railroad car collection at Railtown 1897, and will assist with diesel and steam locomotive maintenance and repairs. This position will work closely with the other staff and volunteers on site and participate in special event coordination, as well as lead and train staff and volunteers involved with the operation of historic railroad equipment. Desirable Qualifications: experience with diesel and/or steam engines, welding, metal work, carpentry, heavy equipment operation, machining, and historic restoration. This position requires a valid Class “C” California driver’s license and requires eligibility for DOT covered services through FRA rules and regulations, and compliance with policies of the Railtown 1897 State Historic Park railroad operation. Please provide proof of eligibility with application. The incumbent’s work schedule will be Tuesday to Saturday from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Includes weekends and holidays. State housing is not available. For further information regarding this position, please contact Kimberly Baker at (209) 984-4622 or Kimberly.Baker@parks.ca.gov.
Please send your Standard State Application, Form 678, to the contact address listed below. Please note the position number on the application and include any necessary documentation required to be eligible for the job.
549 - 677 - 6650 - 002
Capital District / Railtown 1897 State Historic Park
If you are not a current or former State employee, you must first take an examination to obtain list eligibility. This does not apply to Student Assistant vacancies.
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