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Amtrak is Hiring

African American news from Pasadena - Employment - AmtrakAmtrak has excellent job opportunities . . . there are great jobs.  This is President Obama money for "infrastructure". The jobs are located all over and starts with paid training in Atlanta.

Training: You will attend two or three weeks of training at the Railroad Education & Development Institute in Atlanta , GA. CSX will pay for travel, lodging and meals as required by collective bargaining agreement.

Track Worker-030702

Job Summary: Work as a member of a crew to install new railroad track, maintain existing track and right-of-way. Replace or repair track switches with specific components. Slide and align tie plates. Drill holes through rails for insertion of bolts and tighten or loosen bolts at joints that hold ends or rails together. Correct deviations in track surface, alignment and gauge Cut rails to specific lengths etc.

Pay Rate Entry Rate: $19.36/hour Full Rate $21.52/hour Promotional/Advancement Opportunities:

Under Maintenance of Way Collective Bargaining Agreement, Track Workers may be considered for advancement or promotion to other positions within the Engineering Department if qualified.

Other jobs include

  • Machine Operator $23.25 - $24.81/hour
  • Welder Helper $21.93/hour
  • Bridge Tender $21.93/hour
  • Bridge Mechanic $22.65/hour
  • Foreman $22.71 - $25.53/hour
  • Track Inspector $23.98 - $25.14/hour

Qualifications: High School diploma/GED; 18 years of age or older;

Valid Driver's License

At CSX, two of the company's core values are 'People Make The Difference' and 'Safety Is A Way of Life'. We are committed to offering our team members the most competitive compensation and benefits package available, unlimited opportunities for development and growth throughout an exciting and rewarding career, and the safest work environment possible. CSX is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer that supports diversity in the workplace.

Apply online to these and other positions:  http://www.csx.com/?fuseaction=careers.main.



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