Careers – Industrial Rail Service – Director of Switching

Job Title: Director of Switching, Transloading

Company: Rio Grande Pacific

Location: Taylor, TX area (Two locations)

Rio Grande Pacific is seeking a highly skilled and motivated individual to join our team as the Director of Switching, Transloading. This key leadership position will oversee operations at two locations within the Texas area. If you’re passionate about the transportation industry and possess a strong background in switching and transloading, this is an excellent opportunity to advance your career with a reputable and dynamic company.


Lead and manage switching and transloading operations at two locations, ensuring safety, efficiency, and adherence to company standards and regulatory requirements.
Develop and implement strategic plans to optimize operations, improve productivity, and achieve operational goals.
Provide direction and guidance to a team of employees, fostering a culture of teamwork, accountability, and continuous improvement.
Collaborate with other departments to streamline processes, resolve operational challenges, and support overall company objectives.
Monitor and manage budgets, expenses, and resources effectively.


Proven experience in railroad switching and transloading operations, with at least 5 years in a managerial or leadership role.
Strong knowledge of industry regulations, safety protocols, and best practices.
Excellent leadership, communication, and decision-making skills.
Ability to multitask, prioritize tasks, and adapt to changing environments.
Living close to the Austin, TX area or willingness to relocate.


Rio Grande Pacific offers a competitive compensation package including:

Health, dental, and vision insurance
Retirement benefits with profit sharing
Company-provided truck for business use
Opportunities for professional development and growth within the company

About Rio Grande Pacific:
Rio Grande Pacific is a leading transportation company committed to providing exceptional service and innovative solutions to our clients. We pride ourselves on fostering a supportive and inclusive work environment where employees can thrive and make a meaningful impact in the industry.

If you are a motivated leader with a passion for the transportation sector and meet the requirements outlined above, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity. Join our team and become a part of a company that values its employees and rewards dedication and hard work.

To apply, please submit your resume and a cover letter detailing your relevant experience and why you are the ideal candidate for the Director of Switching, Transloading position at Rio Grande Pacific.

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