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Employment Opportunities at The Great Smoky Mountains Railroad

Why work for Great Smoky Mountains Railroad?

  • We have a lot of fun providing unique experiences for our passengers.
  • All employees are eligible for a Southern Highlands Attractions (SHA) pass ( - free admission into a variety of area attractions).
  • All employees are eligible to use pass exchange with a variety of area attractions.
  • Eligible for food and merchandise discounts.
  • Earn train passes for you, friends, and family.

How to Apply

GSMR accepts applications year round. All applications submitted will be kept on file for a year from the date of submission.  Applications are available in the Bryson City Depot or you may download and print the application.

Completed applications may be dropped off to the depot located at 226 Everett Street in Bryson City, NC or you may e-mail, mail or fax to:

Attn: Human Resources
PO Box 1490
Bryson City, NC 28713


Fax: (828) 488-0427

GSMR has a Zero Tolerance Drug & Alcohol policy.  Equal Opportuntiy Employer.

Thank you for your interest in employment with the Great Smoky Mountains Railroad!

Available Positions

PositionDepartmentEmployment TypeOpening DateClosing Date
Concession StaffFood & BeverageSeasonal February 15, 2017Until Filled
CookFood & BeverageSeasonalFebruary 15, 2017Until Filled
Crown Host Food & BeverageSeasonalFebruary 15, 2017Until Filled
First Class ServerFood & BeverageSeasonalFebruary 15, 2017Until Filled
RunnerFood & Beverage SeasonalFebruary 15, 2017Until Filled
Track SupervisorMaintenance of WayRegularJanuary 17, 2017Until Filled
MusicianOn-Board EntertainmentSeasonalFebruary 24, 2017Until Filled
Show ConductorOn-Board EntertainmentSeasonal february 24, 2017Untill Filled
Rear BrakemanOperationsSeasonal February 15, 2017Until Filled
Property Maintenance WorkerProperty MaintenanceRegularFebruary 10, 2017Until Filled
Retail Sales AssociateRetailSeasonalFebruary 24, 2017Until Filled
Retail Sales Rep - Book/DVD SalesRetailSeasonalFebruary 24, 2017Until Filled
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