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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
Cleaning AttendantCleaning - Train SeasonalMarch 20, 2017Until Filled
Parking AttendantDepotSeasonalMarch 30, 2017Until Filled
Ticket AgentDepotSeasonalMarch 30, 2017Until Filled
Concession StaffFood & BeverageSeasonalApril 5, 2017Until Filled
CookFood & BeverageSeasonalApril 25, 2017Until Filled
Assistant RoadmasterMaintenance of WayRegularMarch 30, 2017Until Filled
Administrative AssistantMarketingCoreMarch 6, 2017Until Filled
MusicianOn-Board Entertainment SeasonalMarch 23, 2017Until Filled
Show ConductorOn-Board EntertainmentSeasonal February 24, 2017Untill Filled
Property Maintenance WorkerProperty MaintenanceSeasonalMarch 6, 2017Until Filled
ReservationistReservations SeasonalMarch 30, 2017Until Filled
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