Become a Volunteer

BE A PART OF THE MAGIC THAT IS THE POLAR EXPRESS™ NOVEMBER 8 THROUGH DECEMBER 21

Be a part of the magic that is THE POLAR EXPRESS™. Volunteers are needed to create a festive atmosphere on the train through personal interaction, song and techniques to engage visitors as we transport families to the enchantment that is The North Pole. Volunteers are needed beginning November 8 through December 21. Training required. Complete the CVSR Volunteer Agreement here.

Training Dates (All trainings are held at Fitzwater Maintenance Yard, 7600 Canal Road, Valley View):

  • October 1, 2, 3, 7, 8, 9, 15, 17, 21, 23 – 7 p.m.
  • November 5, 6, 11 – 7 p.m.
  • November 16, 30 – 10:30 a.m.

VIEW POSITIONS

Year Round Volunteer Opportunities

  • Trainman
  • Concessionaire / Server
  • Office Support
  • *Conductor / Engineer / Brakeman
  •  *Maintenance Support

*Note: Qualification and training are
required for these positions.

2019 Orientation Dates

Classroom Training Dates | Fitzwater Train Yard at 6:30 p.m.

February 26
April 16
June 18
August 20
October 15

Onboard Training Dates | Fitzwater Train Yard at 9 a.m.

March 2
April 20
June 22
August 24
October 19

Complete the CVSR volunteer agreement: http://crew.cvsr.com/vol_application.php.

We are looking forward to having you aboard – call 800-468-4070, ext 226, if you have questions or need additional information.

Download the CVSRVA Policy and Procedure Manual.

Download CVSRVA Informational Flyer.


Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad Volunteer Association

CONTACT INFORMATION

CVSR Manager of Volunteer Relations: Sherri Lemley | 234-759-0091

Volunteer Association Vice President: John Strieter | 440-838-5579 


News and posts about our volunteers

The train will run on Labor Day, Monday, September 2.