||Duties: Repair & maintenance of locomotive fleet & rolling stock; ability to problem solve & repair all electrical aspects and components of locomotives; repair of high voltage electrical cabinets.
Skills & Requirements: Familiarity and compliance with FRA rules; previous railroad electrician experience preferred; troubleshooting skills in a fast-paced environment; diagnostic computer skills preferred; familiarity with electrical and electronic systems relating to locomotives preferred; must be able to clearly and effectively read, write and communicate (speak, hear and understand) English, in person and using electronic devices.; must be able to work outdoors in all weather conditions: (hot, cold, rain, snow, and sleet); able to lift and carry up to 30 pounds frequently, up to 50 pounds occasionally; must possess a valid state-issued driver’s license; must possess a valid U.S. Passport and must be free to enter Canada. Must be able to receive a Company-sponsored Canadian work visa; must not have had a DUI/DWI conviction within the previous ten years; must have the ability to see and interpret hand signals from near and far; distinguish among red, blue, green, yellow, and white colors; visually judge the speed and distance of moving objects; see at night; hear, and, with training, distinguish auditory signals; must be able to work in extreme all-weather conditions and safety-sensitive work environment; must be able to follow safety policies and procedures and wear the required personal protective equipment required for the job in a safe manner; safety sensitive transportation industry experience is preferred.
All applicants must be registered with the Union, have a current resume on file in the dispatch office, that reflects the qualifications required by the Employer to be referred to the employer by the Union.