Thursday , February 9 2023

BNSF Railway Jobs – Track Maintenance

Website BNSF Railway

Job Description:

This position is responsible for track maintenance (constructing, inspecting, repairing track and other railroad property/facilities); equipment operation and maintenance; crew and equipment transportation to/from jobsite; travel/work in assigned geographic area.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Ensure proper truck and equipment maintenance
  • Operate welding truck safely and efficiently
  • Cut brush, trees and vegetation
  • Repair and rebuild railroad track using power and non-power hand tools
  • Operate proper electric, pneumatic, or hydraulic hand tools such as drills, impact wrenches, jacks, power saws, and grinders
  • Operate non-powered hand tools such as shovels, picks, axes, cutters, sledgehammers
  • Submit required paperwork for truck repairs or welding equipment
  • Clear right-of-way of litter and cargo spillage
  • Order material: welding supplies, grinding stones, reports, safety equipment
  • Perform maintenance by pulling spikes from ties, drilling holes through rails for bolt insertion, and fitting bolts

Job Requirements:

  • Ability to discriminate and differentiate between verbal and non-verbal sounds (signals, alarms, etc.) in the work environment
  • Able to visually distinguish colors – red, blue, green, yellow, and lunar (clear) light
  • At least 18 years of age, or will be by the anticipated start date listed above
  • Able to use hands to perform activities involving holding, grasping, turning and pulling
  • Able to work safely in the above working conditions
  • Able to lift and carry up to 60 lbs occasionally
  • Able to work the above shift/hours
  • Possess a valid state-issued driver’s license
  • Follow safety policies and procedures along with rules compliance; wear required personal protective equipment, including respirators
  • Ability to report for duty at the designated work location
  • Able to meet the above travel requirements
  • Able to read, write and communicate (speak, hear and understand)English

Job Details:

Company: BNSF Railway

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Minot, ND, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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