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Railway Brake Person

Website Muskoka Heritage Place - Town of Huntsville

The Railway Brake Person will be responsible for:

• Duties:
o Internal instruction on railway safety, signalling and MHP specific protocol
o On-the-job training
o Throwing heavy railway switches
o Signaling the engineer for movements of the train
o Coupling and uncoupling the locomotive and coaches (separating and reattaching the two)
o Turning the steam locomotive on the locomotive turntable
o Additional light maintenance duties and grounds cleanliness

• Start date: June 29 (Also if possible Saturdays until July)
• End date: September 4 OR continue on Saturdays until October 9
• Work Week: Tuesday through Saturday
• Hours per Day: 11:00am – 4:00pm
• Hours per Week: 25
• Payrate: $15.08 per hour

Workplace Location: 100 Forbes Hill Drive (MHP Train Division)
• Supervisor: Ron Gostlin, MHP Manager
• Report to: Greg Smith, Chief Engineer

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