Careers – Industrial Rail Service – Conductor / Welder – Macon, GA

Conductor / Welder
Posted Date – 06/04/2024
Location – Macon, GA

RGPC Industrial Rail Services is seeking an individual with a keen interest in pursuing a railroad career, particularly in roles such as Conductor, Engineer, and Mechanical Carman. This position is ideal for candidates who possess basic welding skills, a strong mechanical aptitude, and the ability to learn quickly.

Responsibilities:

  • Perform switching, make-up and break-up of trains, and road haul of trains.
  • Oversee the maintenance and repair of rail cars, tank cars, freight equipment, and locomotives.
  • Perform fabrication tasks, including welding new parts and components, and installing upgrades on rail cars and locomotives.
  • Engage in track and rail yard maintenance tasks.
  • Maintain accurate records of cars handled, repairs performed, and track conditions encountered.
  • Responsible for accurate switch list paperwork, interchange records, and other assigned documentation.
  • Communication with management, customer service, and connecting railroads.

Qualifications: 

  • Basic skills in stick welding required.
  • Certified Locomotive Engineers are preferred. Must be willing to become a certified engineer as a condition of employment.
  • Valid driver’s license required.
  • Must be able to successfully pass operating rules examination.
  • Must be able to distinguish color signals aspects.
  • Self-motivated and able to work well in a team.
  • Prioritizes safety in all job functions.

Qualified applicants will be considered for vacancies without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or any other characteristic protected by prevailing state and federal laws, regulations and ordinances

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