RailWorks Hi-Rail Geometry Operator in United States

Hi-Rail Geometry Operator

REQUISITION NUMBER: 20181012-60001-001

HOME COMPANY: RailWorks Maintenance of Way

COMPANY LOCATION: RailWorks MOW - Jacksonville, FL

BUSINESS UNIT/DEPT: OPERATIONS

JOB LOCATION: Multiple Locations- USA

Job Responsibilities:

Position Summary

This position is responsible for the operation of RailWorks Hi-Rail Geometry Vehicle. Operator is responsible to coordinate, schedule, and perform quality track geometry testing throughout North America. Position will require extensive travel. Position typically works 3 weeks on and 1 week off.

Primary Responsibilities and Duties

• Safely operate hi-rail geometry vehicle on rail or road

• Perform high quality tack geometry inspections

• Practice all railroad and highway safety and operating procedures

• Communicate directly with Class 1 railroads, Shortline railroads, and transit agencies in professional manner

• Complete all necessary paperwork including but not limited to daily reports, maintenance reports, expense reports, timesheets, etc.

• Keep truck in good safe working order

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

• Perform daily equipment safety and maintenance inspections

Job Qualifications:

• High school diploma or GED

• A minimum of 2 years railroad experience (Track inspection experienced a plus)

• Computer skills (Microsoft Office applications)

• Valid driver’s license

• Organized and detail oriented

• Ability to carefully follow procedures and policies

• Effective written and oral communication skills

Physical/Travel/Attendance Requirements

• Extensive travel

• Exposed to harsh weather conditions including very hot and very cold weather

• Moves or lifts objects up to 50 pounds

• Uses eye-hand-foot coordination

• Exposed to loud noises

• Frequently require to sit, stand, climb, walk, stooping, bending and handling of materials, equipment and tools.

This job description is not intended to represent a complete, comprehensive list of all duties and responsibilities that may be required in this position. There may be unplanned activities and other duties as assigned.

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Railworks Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer (Minorities, Females, Veterans, Disabled)