Depot Station Master

Job Application

White Pass & Yukon Route, a successful, historic company engaged in rail, tourism and port operations, based in Skagway, Alaska, has one opening for a Depot Stationmaster. This is a full-time, seasonal position. The position will be available early May to late September.

Duties

  • Supervise train loading, passenger transfers and crossing-guard duties
  • Makes announcements via public address system the arrival of trains as well as train and bus departure times
  • Makes safety announcements via public address system
  • Meet all trains arriving into and departing from the depot
  • Enters reservations into ticketing system
  • Answering questions via phone, email, and in person regarding White Pass products
  • Cash handling
  • Maintain security of Company assets

Skills

  • The Depot Station Master requires a broad range of administrative skills, public speaking experience, and must be highly customer oriented
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft products
  • POS / Micros register & cash handling experience preferred
  • Excellent communication, attention to details and problem-solving skills
  • Friendly, reliable and enthusiastic about the White Pass product
  • A positive attitude and excellent teamwork skills
  • Motivated and organized
  • Willingness to work a flexible schedule
  • Customer service experience a must

Physical Demands

  • Must be able to stand for longer than 8 hours and navigate stairs on a regular basis
  • Must be able to move 25+ pounds on an intermittent basis
  • Must be able to bend, stoop, lift, reach, push, pull, twist, walk, crouch, and squat

Applications may be filled out online and are being accepted on an ongoing basis. Position is open until filled.  Any questions can be directed to Becky Jensen, Human Resources Clerk, at bjensen@wpyr.com.