Job Summary

Repair and inspect rail cars

Minimum Qualifications

18 years old

GED or High School diploma

Valid Drivers License

Mechanical Experience

Welding Experience


Preferred Qualifications

Previous experience as a carman

Certified Welder in Mig / Stick

Fabrication Experience (2 years)

Employment Conditions

Must wear protective equipment such as steel toed boots, gloves, and safety glasses at all times

Work hours and days are adjusted pertaining to weather and season.

May require random testing for drugs and/or alcohol

Basic Competencies

Verbal comprehension (Understand oral and written communications -both general and technical)

Communication skills (provide clear instructions/directions)

Reasoning skills (problem solving and troubleshooting skills)

Mechanical aptitude

Physical Requirements

Heavy work, lifting up to 70 pounds occasionally


Environmental Conditions

Will work outside in all weather conditions, in confined spaces, and on occasion at elevated heights.

Railcar Repairman