Monday , October 18 2021

BNSF Railroad Jobs – Mechanical Shop Laborer

Website BNSF Railway

Job Description:

This position is responsible for keeping work areas clean and orderly as well as operating industrial maintenance equipment within a shop environment. This position requires a CDL and is bid based on seniority and business need

Job Responsibilities:

  • Drive fuel tanker trucks on roadways and BNSF property to fuel locomotives where required
  • Operate power-driven equipment such as a vacuum cleaner, electric broom, or steam cleaning gun
  • Sand, fuel and clean locomotives
  • Clean and organize shop work area (sweep and clean work surfaces, store parts, empty and discard garbage)
  • Operate forklift, mobile crane, trackmobile, shop tractor, and power hand tools

Job Requirements:

  • Ability to report for duty at the designated work location
  • Able to work the above shift/hours
  • Ability to visually distinguish among red, blue, green and yellow colors
  • Ability to lift and carry up to 50 pounds with or without assistance
  • Ability to use hands and use hand tools to perform activities involving holding, grasping, turning and pulling
  • Ability to read, write and communicate (speak, hear and understand) English
  • Have a valid CDL, with test endorsements for combination vehicle, air brake, and HAZMAT or able to obtain one within 60 days of employment
  • Able to work safely in the above working conditions
  • Ability to discriminate and differentiate between verbal and non-verbal sounds (signals,
  • alarms, etc.) in the work environment
  • 21 years of age or older

Job Details:

Company: BNSF Railway

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Rock Island, IL, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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