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Hostess - My Old KY Dinner Train - Bardstown, KY

Posted: 07/31/2022

Job details

Job Type


  • US work authorization (Preferred)


Indeed's salary guide

  • Not provided by employer
  • $19.8K - $25K a year is Indeed's estimated salary for this role in Bardstown, KY.

Full Job Description

Hostess’s main responsibilities are to provide day-of assistance for My Old Kentucky Dinner Train’s excursions. Specific duties include: opening, cleaning, and stocking the Depot; checking in guests upon arrival; assisting with boarding and speeches; overseeing gift shop sales before and after excursions; and cleaning between excursions. Upon guest returning from the excursion, they will be ready for any guest who plan to shop after. Lastly, they will close shop, count the money drawer, and check out with the Service Conductor.

Estimated weekly hours: 20 hours per week

Main shifts: Friday and Saturday, occasionally weekdays when needed for group excursions

Main Responsibilities:

  • Perform host duties, including checking guests in and assisting with boarding
  • Performs sales transactions, both cash and credit, assisting the customer with item selections, bagging, wrapping, and payment.
  • Keep the gift shop stocked and cleaned
  • Clean depot between excursions
  • Record and report inventory of the gift shop
  • Create physically attractive displays of giftshop inventory
  • Assist reservationist with duties when needed


  • Cash handling and customer service experience required
  • Must demonstrate excellent communication skills, an enthusiasm for selling, and an enjoyment for working with others
  • Must be self-motivated, have high degree of integrity honesty and a strong work ethic
  • Must be able and willing to work evening hours and during holiday weekends

R.J. Corman Railroad is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and Affirmative Action employer that is committed to a safe and drug free work place. R.J. Corman performs pre-employment criminal background checks and substance abuse testing which includes a hair and urine drug tests to detect the presence of illegal drugs. We appreciate your cooperation in keeping R.J. Corman a safe and drug free company.

Job Type: Part-time


  • Weekend availability

Work Location: One location