All new vacant paid positions are posted on our website.  Regularly check this page for new opportunities at Puffing Billy Railway.


Current Employment Opportunities

Lakeside Visitors Centre – Food and Beverage and Retail Attendants (posted 19 July 2021)

  • Multiple casual positions in various roles
  • Applications close 6 August 2021
  • Positions based on Lakeside Visitors Centre, Emerald Lakeside Park, Emerald
  • Click here for the Food and Beverage Kitchen Assistant Position Description
  • Click here for the Retail Sales and Service Attendant Position Description
  • Click here for the Food and Beverage Service Attendant Position Description
  • Apply Now via Seek

Applicants are encouraged to come and see the venue and meet the team at an applicant’s open day session.  Indicate your interest in attending a session in your application.

  • Friday 6 August 4.00pm to 6.00pm or
  • Sunday 8 August 10.00am to 12.00pm

Employment Queries

For more information about careers at Puffing Billy Railway contact:

Elizabeth Oxworth
Human Resources Manager
P: +61 3 9757 0794

Puffing Billy Railway is a child-safe organisation and is committed to protecting children and young people from harm.  We require all applicants to undergo an extensive screening process.  Employees are required to sign our Child Safe Policy and Code of Conduct, in addition to undergoing a Rail Safety Medical, participate in a National Criminal History Check and hold an employee status Working with Children Check.

Puffing Billy Railway is an Equal Opportunity Employer. People from all backgrounds, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds, and people with disabilities who have the relevant experience are encouraged to apply.

All applicants must have the right to work in Australia.

The Emerald Tourist Railway Board (the ETRB), the operator of the Puffing Billy Railway, is committed to protecting the privacy of all individuals’ Personal Information, Sensitive Information and Health Information that it may collect and hold.  Any personal information that you provide in your employment application will be used for the purposes of assessing your application, and will be treated in accordance with the Emerald Tourist Railway Board’s Privacy Policy.

If you are unsuccessful in securing a position with the Emerald Tourist Railway Board at this time, we will hold your application for 6 months, after which time it will be securely destroyed.

View our full privacy policy here.

Our Values – Safety, Respect, One Team, Excellence, Integrity, Legacy and Fun!