Tuesday , March 21 2023

Amtrak Job Openings – Substation Trainee


Job Description:

As we move America’s workforce toward the future, Amtrak connects businesses and communities across the country. We employ more than 20,000 diverse, energetic professionals in a variety of career fields throughout the United States. The safety of our passengers, our employees, the public and our operating environment is our priority, and the success of our railroad is due to our employees.

Are you ready to join our team?

Our values of ‘Do the Right Thing, Excel Together and Put Customers First’ are at the heart of what matters most to us, and our Core Capabilities, ‘Building Trust, Accountability, Effective Communication, Customer Focus, and Proactive Safety & Security’ are what every employee needs to know and do to be most impactful at Amtrak. By living the Amtrak values, focusing on our capabilities, and actively embracing and fostering diverse ideas, backgrounds, and perspectives, together we will honor our past and make Amtrak a company of the future.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Must maintain 80% average (exception- hiring at class “A” status).
  • Must pass satisfactory examinations in accordance with Electric Traction Training Agreement.
  • Work will involve travel throughout the New England Division as assigned.

Job Requirements:

  • Must have prior satisfactory work attendance record, work performance, and safety record.
  • The ability to respond to railroad concerns on a 24 hr basis.
  • Must read, write, and speak the English language clearly, with the ability to communicate using telephones and radios.
  • Will be placed in a training program and must excel through all stages of training.
  • Must be able to lift 50lbs or more.
  • Must be able to understand, speak, and write the English language fluently.
  • Must have a current valid driver’s license at hiring or transfer. License must be maintained throughout employment.
  • Basic electrical theory, knowledge coupled with the desire and ability to learn.

Qualification & Experience:

  • Experience as an electrician with High voltage electrical systems and safety procedures.

Job Details:

Company: Amtrak

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Functions: Rail Transportation

Job Location: New York, NY, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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