Assuming that experience is key to getting a railroad career and you have none, wouldn’t it stand to reason to go to someone who has a lot of experience to help you get your railroad career started?
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The average Railroad annual pay packages. $107,085! Are you worth that to a railroad today?
Please read and then fill out Job Application below Q A’s The Federal Government in invest Billions of dollars to create 10,000 new railroad workers jobs over the next couple of years starting at $45,000 per year. With 15 million Americans out of work the railroad industry has plenty of workers to choose from. You will be required to to be trained and certified to work on the railroad track likely at your own cost. Hiring railroad companies provide up to 3 months on the job training but in most cases does not provide certification . The railroad industry has more then 20 railroad training providers (see list of training providers @ http://www.railroaddata.com/rrlinks/Railroad_Training_Programs/).
Track Inspection Manager (TM): The purpose of this position is to inspect track structures and anything likely to endanger or delay trains and ensure compliance with FRA safety standards; and ensure the safety of the track for the passage of all trains by detecting damage, wear or defective equipment and directing the replacement or repair of the defective equipment.
Designated Supervisor Locomotive Engineer. (DSLE)
Track Positions applying for:
Foreman (F): Normally the foreman is a construction worker with many years of experience in a particular trade who is charged with organizing the overall construction of a particular project.
Operator (O): Railroad operators help take care of railroad tracks and equipment. They are the ones that keep the trains moving. If you are interested in working in a railroad yard and help keep trains functioning, then becoming a railroad operator is the right career path for you.
Laborer (L): Perform all tasks associated with building, maintaining, and repairing railroad track and related facilities.
Railroad Equipment Mechanic (EM): Equipment mechanics perform heavy industrial mechanical work, maintenance, repair and inspection of freight cars. These jobs often require outside, night shift and weekend work depending on your assignment. Assignment locations include yards, shops and road trucks. Experience in welding or mechanical repairs is preferred but not necessary.
Signal Maintainer (SM): Signal Maintainers are involved in the construction and maintenance of railroad signal equipment. These jobs require outside work with considerable regional travel. Preference is given to candidates who have an electronics/electrical background and/or educational training in electronics. Additionally, you must be at least 21 years of age in order to obtain the required commercial driver’s license with airbrake endorsement.
Train Positions applying for:
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