Employment Opportunities

The Northern New England Passenger Rail Authority (NNEPRA) is a public transportation authority created to develop and provide passenger rail service between Maine and Boston and points within Maine. NNEPRA’s small and dedicated team manages the budget, contracts, promotion, capital projects and customer services associated with the Amtrak Downeaster and is respected nationally for innovation and commitment to excellence.

NNEPRA also facilitates the coordination between many operating partners who are on the lookout for talented, self-motivated individuals to join the Downeaster team. Browse employment opportunities below.

Train Operations 

Amtrak provides the equipment and crews to operate the Downeaster rail service

On Board Food Service

NexDine operates the Downeaster Café onboard each Downeaster train.

Equipment Servicing

RailPlan provides layover and turnaround service for train equipment.