Nevada Northern Railway
National Historic Landmark        Ely, NV

Nevada Northern Railway

Positions Available

We are unique. We are a National Historic Landmark, a museum, a railroad, a tourist destination, and a maintenance and heavy overhaul facility for very outdated technology.  And all of this on the same day, every day.  Our staff is small, and sometimes wears many hats.  They all share a passion to keep the history rolling here by operating what has been acclaimed the best preserved and most original short-line railroad in America. 

To apply for a specific, open position listed below we will need:

Click here to start a download of our employment application, then check your browser's download directory.   Either email the application, resume, and letter to, or send the documents to:

Mark Bassett, Executive Director,
Nevada Northern Railway,
PO Box 150040,
Ely NV 89315.

Feb 2023        Astronomy Intern 2023
Feb 2023        Guest Service Associate

If you don't see an open position here, but you have specific, previous experience in historic railroad operations, then why not send us a letter of introduction?  You can also use the on-line form to introduce yourself.