Employment Opportunities

The Boone & Scenic Valley Railroad and Museum is operated by a large number of dedicated volunteers. We do, however, have a small number of paid employees that work alongside the volunteers to keep the wheels turning. Below is a list of current job openings.

Updated 1/4/2023

Chief Mechanical Officer

The Boone & Scenic Valley Railroad is looking for a Chief Mechanical Officer. The Chief Mechanical Officer is responsible for leading & coordinating the Boone & Scenic Valley Railroad’s (B&SVRR) Maintenance Team in the operation, maintenance and restoration of the B&SVRR’s historic railroad equipment. This is a working manager’s position requiring desk time, meetings, and getting your hands dirty (working on railroad equipment and track.) For complete information, or to apply, click here.

The Boone & Scenic Valley Railroad & Museum / Iowa Railroad Historical Society does not and shall not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, color, religion (creed), gender, gender expression, age, national origin (ancestry), disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or military status, in any of its activities or operations. These activities include, but are not limited to, hiring and firing of staff, selection of volunteers and vendors, and provision of services. We are committed to providing an inclusive and welcoming environment for all members of our staff, clients, volunteers, subcontractors, vendors, and clients.