Thursday , February 9 2023

CSX Employment – Diesel Locomotive Electrician

Website CSX

Job Description:

Maintain, repair, rebuild, inspect and install all electrical wiring and equipment on diesel electric locomotives, passenger trains, motor cars, tractors and trucks.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Measure, cut, thread, bend, and assemble connections to control panels and junction boxes
  • Inside and outside wiring at shops, buildings, and yards and on structures
  • Interpret test instrument indicators
  • Interpret information from computer monitors or printouts
  • Change light bulbs on locomotives and building
  • Miscellaneous activities and responsibilities as assigned by manager
  • Test circuit connections
  • Diagnose, repair, and replace electrical malfunctions in components including loading charging, transition problems, wheel slip, sander circuits and high and low voltage grounds
  • Repair speed recorders, air compressors, turbo and fuel pumps and temperature switches
  • Examine parts for wear and/or defects such as brushes contact tips, slip rings, armatures, diodes, bearings and fuses
  • Ensure compliance with all railroad rules and regulations for safety, operations and the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA)
    Wire, maintain, repair, rebuild, inspect and install equipment such as: Rheostats, Control Systems, Transformers, Motors & Generators, Welding Machines, Electric Lighting Fixtures, Winding Armatures, Battery Charging Systems, Magnet Coils, Switchboards & Meters, Compensators & Rotors, Electrical Collectors
  • Perform work activities utilizing voltages up to 1200 and amperages up to 1500

Job Requirements:

  • Two years electrician experience
  • Valid Driver’s License
  • Verbal comprehension (Understand oral and written communications)
  • Basic Math
  • Reasoning skills (problem solving and troubleshooting skills)
  • Communication skills (provide clear instructions/directions)
  • Journeyman Electrician
  • One year experience reading blueprints or locomotive prints
  • High School Diploma/GED
  • 18 years of age or older
  • Completion of an electrical vocational or trade school program

Job Details:

Company: CSX

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Birmingham, AL, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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