Maintenance of way - Trackman
Genesee & Wyoming Canada
Blind River, ON

The Trackman repairs the railroad tracks and its components for the Huron Central Railway.

Work location : Blind River, Ontario.

Type: Permanent position.

Salary: According to the salary grid.

Main duties :

The Trackman performs the following tasks :

  • works with different tools (manual, hydraulic or other);
  • lifts heavy objects;
  • learn and respect the different safety rules and procedures;
  • assists his colleague, example: maintaining the tracks, switches and its premises including the structures, according to the current standards;
  • interacts with road municipal or provincial authorities;
  • works safely;
  • performs all other related tasks.

Technical Requirements:

  • Have a High School Diploma.
  • Have a class 3 driver’s permit (asset)
  • Work experience in construction or mechanics (asset)
  • Skilled in written and verbal communications.

General Requirements:

  • Have a positive attitude.
  • Have good Problem-solving skills.
  • Able to work alone or in a group and work safely.
  • Be responsible and ready to work in a multidisciplinary work environment.
  • Show a great autonomy and be resourceful.
  • Ready to work outside in different weather conditions.
  • Work outside of your region.
  • Able to adapt to changes: working hours, service calls, overtime, tasks to accomplish, etc.

This position is considered a safety sensitive position; all new hires will be required to complete a pre-employment medical evaluation that includes a vision, hearing, drug screening, pre-employment physical and full background check.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: $24.64 to $28.99 /hour

Experience:

  • construction or mechanical: 1 year (Preferred)

Education:

  • Secondary School (Required)

Location:

  • Blind River, ON (Preferred)

Licence:

  • drivers (Preferred)

Language:

  • English (Required)