BURLINGTON NORTHERN SANTA FE RAILWAY Railcar Repair (Carman) : Great Falls, M in GREAT FALLS, Montana
Apply early as this job may be removed or filled prior to the closing date, which is approximately seven (7) days after the posting date. Job Location:Great Falls Other Potential Locations:Great Falls, MT Anticipated Start Date:10/02/2017 Number of Positions:3.0 Salary Range:Entry rate of pay is approximately $25.27 per hour All communication with applicants will be done via email. Please check your email on a daily basis. DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES: Inspect, rebuild and repair freight cars. SAFETY: Comply with company and federal safety rules, policies and procedures to include wearing required safety equipment, responding to and acting on safety concerns. INSPECTING: Inspect railcar frames and bodies for holes, cracks, and other defects; safety appliances including hand holds, sill steps, grab iron, brake platforms, running boards; wheels to insure that rim treads, plates, hub axles, and bearings are in good repair. REBUILDING AND REPAIR: Maintain, replace and repair air brake pipes, valves, gaskets, air hoses and other equipment. Operate electrical and gas welding equipment to join a variety of metals and alloys; operate acetylene torches for cutting and/or shaping metal parts such as aluminum, cast iron, steel, and bronze. EQUIPMENT OPERATION: Operate specialized off-highway motor vehicles including forklift trucks, mobile cranes, track mobiles, ship tractors. The duties and responsibilities in this posting are representative categories to be used in deciding whether to apply for the position. These general categories do not necessarily constitute an exhaustive list of duties of the position. BASIC QUALIFICATIONS: * * High School diploma or GED * Willing to submit to a background review * Available to work in geographic area indicated * Able to read, write and communicate (speak, hear and understand) English * Able to work outdoors in all weather conditions * Work full-time (40 hrs/wk). Shifts governed by union agreement and subject to seniority. Mechanical shops operate 24 hours/day, 7 days/week with three 8-hour shifts including weekends, holidays, overtime. Available to work any shift required * Able to lift and carry up to50 lbs without assistance * Possess valid driver's license * Able to visually distinguish colors - red, blue, green, yellow; hear, and with training, distinguish auditory signals * Able to use hands to perform activities involving holding, grasping, turning and pulling * Able to perform work on uneven surfaces; frequently climb ladders and get on/off equipment; work from various heights including making repairs atop railcars * Able to work in conditions with loud noise and fumes, work on/around heavy/moving machinery; bend, walk, stand, sit for extended time; use hand tools * Follow safety policies and procedures; wear the required personal protective equipment Training: Company-paid on-the-job. Relocation: Assistance not available. Work Conditions: Extreme all-weather conditions; uneven surfaces; safety sensitive work environment. Probationary Period: Journeyman = 60 days; Apprentice = 122 days. Travel: Minimal. Shifts/Hours: Full-time (40 hrs/wk), subject seniority and governed by union agreement, assigned shift may be one of three 8-hour shifts; Mechanical shops operate 24 hours/day, 7 days/week. Union: Brotherhood of Railway Carman BENEFITS: BNSF Employees receive a competitive benefit package. All positions require pre-employment background verification, medical review and pre-employment drug screen. BACKGROUND INVESTIGATION ELEMENTS: Criminal history Last 7 years of driving history Last 5 years of employment history to include military service Social Security number Education MEDICAL REVIEW EL... For full info follow application link. BNSF Railway is an Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled.