Monday , February 6 2023

Union Pacific Jobs for Mechanic

Website Union Pacific Railroad

Job Description:

If you’ve worked as a mechanic for years or are newer to the field, you’ll find new opportunities and challenges working on Union Pacific’s expansive diesel locomotive fleet! The goal as a member of this creative team is to ensure our locomotives are serviced safely, efficiently, in compliance with company and federal standards, so we’re back on the tracks to transport goods to our customers across North America! We are powered by our people, will you join our team?

Job Responsibilities:

  • Communicate technical information, job briefing information, job procedure recommendations and other work-related information with others verbally, through writing, telephone, radio, and intercom
  • Ensure compliance with all railroad rules and regulations for safety, operations and Federal Railroad Administration (FRA)
  • Inspect and service diesel locomotives fleet within compliance of company, federal, and industry standards
  • Diagnose malfunctions in diesel engines, air brake systems, fuel systems, and other issues related to the locomotive mechanical system
  • Repair, replace or rebuild our locomotives and diesel engine components as needed
  • Ensure all equipment or materials are available and ready for use as needed
  • Develop and maintain positive working relationships with coworkers, supervisors, contractors and/or customers and efficiently handle controversy
  • Read and interpret information from diagrams, schematics, graphs and charts, and input into a computer as needed
  • Efficiently operate equipment including measuring instruments, precision machines, hand tools, and material handling equipment, i.e. forklifts, cranes and overhead hoists
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Job Requirements:

  • Basic keyboarding skills
  • Basic mathematic skills
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Experience making quick and accurate visual inspections at near and far distances
  • Must have the following: 4 years of education or work experience (or a combination of the two) as a mechanic repairing trucks, ships, farm equipment, airplanes, trains, automobiles, diesels OR current journeyman’s mechanical card
  • Proficient verbal and written communication skills to deliver information to coworker(s) and supervisor(s)
  • Experience reading and understanding instructions (examples may include: operating and safety rules, bulletins, special instructions, and federal regulatory documents)

Job Details:

Company:  Union Pacific Railroad

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Functions: Information Technology

Job Location: Houston, TX, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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