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Upcoming Opportunities
Starts:  January 28, 2019    Finishes: October 21, 2019

2019 Caboose Host
Chaperone guests riding in the caboose. Give safety rules, talk about NCRy, answer any questions.
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Starts:  January 28, 2019    Finishes: October 21, 2019

2019 Season Docent
As a Docent you will give talks about the History of the PLA (Niles Canyon Railway), Transcontinental Railroad and how it relates to the building of the west. Also talk about who we are and what we are doing.
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Starts:  January 29, 2019    Finishes: October 21, 2019

2019 Niles Parking Lot
Assist passengers with parking cars
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Starts:  February 3, 2019    Finishes: October 30, 2019

2019 Commissary 2019
Sell drinks and snacks to our guests on the train.
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Starts:  September 4, 2019    Finishes: December 31, 2019

2019 Docent for Chinese Exhibit
Open exhibit. Turn on lights. Open sliding doors and ramp door. Ensure two donation boxes are in place by each entranceway. Be present to answer questions about the PLA/NCRy. Direct folks to gift shop/ticket window/porta-potties.
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Starts:  November 19, 2019    Finishes: December 31, 2019

2019 TOL Caboose Host Niles 4:30 Train
Chaperone guests riding in the caboose. Give safety rules, talk about NCRy, answer any questions.
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Starts:  November 19, 2019    Finishes: December 31, 2019

2019 TOL Caboose Host Sunol 7:30 pm Train
Chaperone guests riding in the caboose. Give safety rules, talk about NCRy, answer any questions.
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Starts:  November 19, 2019    Finishes: December 31, 2019

2019 TOL Commissary Duties
Work Commissary Car or ADL preparing food and serving customers
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Starts:  November 19, 2019    Finishes: December 31, 2019

2019 TOL Docent
As a Docent you will give talks about the History of the PLA (Niles Canyon Railway), Transcontinental Railroad and how it relates to the building of the west. Also talk about who we are and what we are doing.
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Starts:  November 19, 2019    Finishes: December 31, 2019

2019 TOL Dome Car Staff both trains
Serve Dome Car Guests, prep food in galley. Start time is 2:00pm at Brightside. Dress Code: White shirt, Black pants, and Black Vest if have vest
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