Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad is powered by volunteers. We have a dedicated volunteer base of over 1,200 volunteers who commit more than 100,000 hours annually. From conductor to trainmen to maintenance facility support to special events, our volunteers keep us on track.

No matter where you are in your life or your time commitment, we have an opportunity for you. If you are looking to be part of something bigger, you’re in the right place. Join us at the CVSR Volunteer Fair at the Quality Inn & Suites Richfield located at 4742 Brecksville Rd, Richfield, OH 44286 on March 14 from noon-4:00 p.m., where you can learn more about the many opportunities to be part of the Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad while meeting others who help us deliver our mission in the community.

Volunteer opportunities include:

  • Trainman/Trainwoman
  • Concessions/ Café
  • Engineer
  • Server
  • Brakeman
  • Special Events
  • Conductor
  • Assistant Conductor
  • Shop Opportunities

COVID-19 Safety 

Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad excursions, events and all railroad facilities are operating with more stringent safety practices and procedures including more frequent sanitation, the wearing of masks, and implementing physical distancing.

We will be implementing our COVID-19 protocols during the Volunteer Fair. Before joining us, please review our COVID-19 statement here.