Switchman operator

Mon thru Fri 7a – 3:30p pay will be based on experience

This job is in the elements and is a hard/dirty job. You will be operating rail cars so you must be strong and able to stand, bend and reach. Climb up and down on rail cars and locomotives. Mental dexterity is needed as Switchman will work in conjunction with Locomotive Operator, able to demonstrate attention to detail and continuous awareness of the surroundings. You need steel-toed boots, a hard hat, safety glasses, gloves, and a metatarsal guard.

You must be able to pass a background and drug test. Your first day will be orientation where you will walk thru the yard and get an idea of what you will be doing.

Essential Functions:
Ability to perform the physical demands of the job, including prolonged walking, climbing, and standing.
Basic knowledge of rail car operation.
General knowledge of communication and rail yard terminology.
Experience with climbing onto and riding railcars, applying & release air brakes, and working with air hoses and uncoupling levers.
Good attendance

To be considered for this position make sure you attach your resume when you apply.

Job Category: Switchman
Job Type: 1st Shift Full Time
Job Location: Kansas City-KS

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