We are currently recruiting experienced Locomotive Operators to work during a possible labor dispute in Washington State, the potential start date is to be determined.
Pay Rate is $55/hr
Essential Job Functions:
- Operate locomotive
- Communicate with the Switchman
- Inspect/Clean locomotive
- Fuel/oil locomotive
The locomotive operator runs the locomotive to move full cars around the track and into the rail unload and then pushes empty cars onto the track out onto the main line for removal. The Locomotive operator will also push to the stub track if any car needs repair. The locomotive operator takes direction from the switchman. The locomotive operator's cab is heated, but has no air conditioning. There are windows that open to provide outside air. The locomotive operator is required to inspect the locomotive at the start of each shift. When rail car movement is slack, the locomotive operator will clean the engine as necessary. As needed, the locomotive operator is also responsible to see that the engine is fueled and has correct oil levels. The locomotive operator also loads on sand as needed for traction.
- Air travel or reimbursed mileage if too close to fly
- Hotel Accommodations
- Daily per diem to cover meal expenses and incidentals
If you would like to be considered for this position, please apply now or call and speak to a recruiter at 800-486-1544Email Apply
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