Track Machine Operator at Genesee and Wyoming Railroad in Crossett, Arkansas

Posted in Manufacturing 7 days ago.

Type: Full-Time





Job Description:

SUMMARY:


The person in this position operates equipment as part of a crew to build, repair, or maintain track. This is a field position with extensive travel required. Work hours may include a nonstandard work week and overtime.


 


RESPONSIBILITIES:



  • Operate equipment in a safe and efficient manner in accordance with regulations, policies, and procedures

  • Perform equipment safety and maintenance checks

  • Report any and all defects or needed repairs to supervisor

  • Participate in job briefings and understand daily production goals

  • Perform preventative maintenance, minor repairs, and adjustments to equipment as needed

  • Fill out and maintain required regulatory forms

  • Promote a safe and drug-free working environment

  • Manage other projects and perform other duties as assigned

 


REQUIRED SKILLS AND/OR EXPERIENCE:



  • At least two years of verifiable experience operating railroad maintenance-of-way equipment

  • Ability to perform routine maintenance and troubleshoot equipment problems

  • Ability to understand and carry out oral and written communication, both general and technical

  • Ability to occasionally lift up to sixty pounds

  • Ability to operate equipment in varying working and weather conditions

 


REQUIRED EDUCATION AND/OR CREDENTIALS:



  • High school diploma, GED, or an equivalent combination of education and experience

  • Valid driver’s license required

  • Commercial Driver's License (CDL) is a plus

 


This position is employed by the specific entity set forth in the job posting.


 


Genesee & Wyoming Inc. and its subsidiary companies do not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity), national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, genetic information, age, membership in an employee organization, retaliation, parental status, military service, or any other protected status under federal, state or local laws.

Track, Structures & Signals