This years traffic rooster is open and you can now book crew shifts in the Extranet. The June, July and August are now open for booking. September and rest of the yaer will open later on.

The switchman is smiling with a steam train on background.
It is nice to be part of the crew. Photo: Teemu Virtanen.

You can book you shift if you have the training and valid certificate. In othe cases you can book as a trainee and work under instructors supervison.

In addition to scheduled train also charter trains are added on the list.

OLM training

The Traffic Safety (OLM) training of the Jokioinen Museum Railway for new participants and the ones needing to do revision of the traffic safety rules will be held on Sunday 25.3. at 9.30 at Kiipu Village Hall at Minkiö station. (large masonry building next to the Minkiö station). Training and a traffic safety test are requirements for practical training and working with train operations at the Jokioinen Museum Railway.

Before training at 9.30 there will be a short traffic security briefing held by our safety manager Juhana Siren.

After the training participants can take the traffic safety exam. Lunch and coffee is served for the participants. It will be also possible to stay at Minkiö for whole weekend. The sauna will be hot in the evening and are volunteer work sessions and the locomotive fireman training on Sunday.

If you can not attend on this date, you can agree on private lessons and an exam. You can sign on the training by contacting Mr  Jussi Tepponen.

We kindly ask you to sign on latest by 19.3.2018.

Staff in uniforms in front of a steam locomotive.
Traffic staff at Minkiö station. On the background is the H.K. Porter Locomotive.

Traffic duties can be reserved for everyone willing. The traffic season starts already in May with the first charter trains, and will continue this year until Saturday 2.12, when we will celebrate 100-year-old steam locomotive Sohvi and Santa's train with theme: "Steam locomotive Sohvi and Finland - together 100 years"!

Early in the summer there are also plenty of charter trains and just before Minkiö Farmers' market there will be one week long period, when charter trains are running.

Track gang in old clothes

Do you need new work clothes? Now you have a possibility to order work clothes with Jokioinen Museum Railway (Jokioisten Museorautatie) printing. You can check the catalog linked bellow and send you order to Alexander by 8.5.2016.

Download the work clothes catalog!

OLM training

The Traffic Safety (OLM) training of the Jokioinen Museum Railway for new participants and the ones needing to do revision of the traffic safety rules will be held on Saturday 9.4. at 9.30 at Kiipu Village Hall at Minkiö station. (large masonry building next to the Minkiö station). Training and a traffic safety test are requirements for practical training and working with train operations at the Jokioinen Museum Railway.

Before training at 9.30 there will be a short traffic security briefing held by our safety manager Juhana Siren.

The training will be conducted by Mr Jarmo Oksanen. After the training participants can take the traffic safety exam. Lunch and coffee is served for the participants. It will be also possible to stay at Minkiö for whole weekend. The sauna will be hot in the evening and are volunteer work sessions and the locomotive fireman training on Sunday.

If you can not attend on this date, you can agree on private lessons and an exam. You can sign on the training by contacting Mr  Jussi Tepponen.

We kindly ask you to sign on latest by 7.4.2016.