BNSF Careers – Track Maintenance

Website BNSF Railway

Job Description:

At BNSF, Safety is a core value of how we do business. Each and every day, our employees are committed to approach one another about safety, which is key in realizing our vision. Employees are also expected to comply with company and federal safety & health regulations, safety rules & policies, as well as procedures that guide work practices to reduce risk to exposure.  Such work practices include but are not limited to wearing required safety equipment, responding to safety concerns, and taking appropriate actions in the event of an emergency.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Perform maintenance by pulling spikes from ties, drilling holes through rails for bolt insertion, and fitting bolts
  • Cut brush, trees and vegetation
  • Clear right-of-way of litter and cargo spillage
  • Repair and rebuild railroad track using power and non-power hand tools
  • Lift/carry track material
  • Operate non-powered hand tools such as shovels, picks, axes, cutters, sledgehammers
  • Operate proper electric, pneumatic, or hydraulic hand tools such as drills, impact wrenches, jacks, power saws, and grinders
  • Remove/replace ballast

Job Requirements:

  • Able to work the above shift/hours
  • At least 18 years of age, or will be by the anticipated start date listed above
  • Able to meet the above travel requirements
  • Possess a valid state-issued driver’s license
  • Able to work safely in the above working conditions
  • Ability to report for duty at the designated work location
  • Able to read, write and communicate (speak, hear and understand) English

Job Details:

Company: BNSF Railway

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Topeka, KS, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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