Railway: Signals & Communication
Oakpark Rail Services
Winnipeg, MB

Signals & Communication

Oakpark Rail Services is seeking experienced railroad Signal & Communication staff for their growing full-service rail contracting team.

Job Duties:

  • Install, maintain, troubleshoot and repair mechanical and electrical Signals & Communication equipment
  • Ability to pay attention to detail, follow instruction and communicate effectively
  • Ability to perform physical work outside in all weather conditions year-round
  • Operate large vehicle and heavy equipment both on and off the rail
  • Use electrical multi-meters and cable locators
  • Ability to travel across Canada as required
  • Working under strict timelines
  • Operate various power tools

Requirements:

  • Class 5 license
  • Ability to successfully complete CN e-Railsafe
  • Ability to successfully complete CN’s CROR Operating Rules course
  • Successful Candidates will be contacted to begin this process by Oakpark Rail
  • Flexibility to work:
  • Long hours on a regular basis
  • Travel across Canada as needed
  • Ability to work long-term stints away from home as needed
  • Ability to lift over 50lbs
  • Able to work with little to no supervision

Preference will be given to those with Signals & Communication experience

The successful candidate will be required to pass a criminal record check

Assets:

  • Class 3 license
  • Previous Signals & Communication Experience
  • ATP qualification
  • Strong electrical background

We offer:

  • Industry leading wages
  • Additional living allowance when working away from home

Please submit your resume and cover letter via Indeed only. We thank all those who are interested in the position however only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Oakpark Rail is located on Highway 75, 5 miles south of St. Norbert.

Please upload attached document as:

[FirstInitial.LastName : S&C Application] ie. For John Doe: J.Doe : S&C Application

** do not select that you have Signals & Communications experience without actually having experience in that specific line of work shown in your resume **

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • Railway: 1 year (Preferred)
  • specific Railway Signals & Communications: 1 year (Preferred)

Licence:

  • Class 3 Drivers License (Preferred)
  • Class 5 Drivers License (Required)

Language:

  • English (Required)