Railroad Train Crew - Kingsport, TN

RJ Corman Railroad Group - Kingsport, TN (30+ days ago)3.4


R. J. Corman Railroad serves all seven North American major railroads, many regional and short line railroads and dozens of industries having rail. Services include owning and operating eleven short lines, providing emergency rail services associated with derailments and natural disasters, switching, track construction, track material distribution, signal design/construction, building switching locomotives and operating a dinner train.

Perform Brakeman/Conductor and Engineer duties.

Observance of Operating and Safety Procedures
These duties include coupling and uncoupling of railcars. Lining track switches.
Working with Facility/Plant personnel on coordinating railcar moves.
Opening and closing of railcar doors
Operating switch engine
Perform periodic maintenance which includes: adding oil to engine, adding sand and water to engine, lubricating all hinges, replacing all worn dc electric motor brushes within locomotive, changing all filters, adding traction motor grease to motors and removing dirt from electrical cabinets.
Book keeping/filing of track and periodic reports
Perform other Switchman duties as assigned
Perform Track Repair/Maintenance Work

These duties include jacking and tamping of track to proper elevation
Installation and Removal of track bolts
Installation and Removal of railroad ties
Installation and Removal of railroad rail and track components
Shoveling of railroad ballast
Periodic track maintenance record keeping
Perform other duties as assigned
Minimum Requirements

Excellent safety record
Available to work daily overtime if needed, weekends and holidays included
Ability to lift heavy objects
Ability to comprehend switch moves with railcar numbers
Must demonstrate vision and hearing abilities relevant to performing duties, safely
Must be punctual
Good attendance record
Ability to work in climatic conditions

RJ Corman Railroad is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and Affirmative Action employer that is committed to a safe and drug free work place. RJ Corman performs pre-employment criminal background checks and substance abuse testing which includes a hair and urine drug tests to detect the presence of illegal drugs. We appreciate your cooperation in keeping RJ Corman a safe and drug free company.