We are recruiting qualified candidates for the position of Assistant Roadmaster. This position is responsible for inspecting track and supervising crews within their assigned territory. We are seeking candidates who exemplify our company values of Fairness, Integrity, Respect, Safety and Trust.
KEY AREAS of RESPONSIBILITY
Directing and coordinating activities of workers engaged in track maintenance. This will include visits to work sites to observe productivity of work crews and inspection of completed work to verify compliance with regulations.
Inspection of railroad track structure to ensure safe condition of tracks, roadway and right-of-way as directed
Monitor and observe Engineering Department personnel to ensure safe work practices and rules compliance.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS and ABILITIES
Must be safety conscious and capable of cultivating and supervising work practices that will contribute to the achievement of company safety goals
High school diploma or GED
Must demonstrate ability to relate well with supervisors, peers and subordinates
Knowledgeable of FRA and MRL Safety Rules and Maintenance of Way Rules
Strong organizational skills, self-motivated
Strong oral and written communication skills
Must be able to work efficiently with dispatchers to coordinate scheduling of track maintenance activities within designated areas
Qualified to inspect track under FRA rules and knowledgeable of FRA Track & Safety Standards
Willing to travel and/or relocate
Self-starter willing to devote necessary time and effort to ensure safety and productivity goals and all regulations are met or exceeded.
Applications are being accepted at www.montanarail.com until January 31st, 2020. All applicants should apply online and submit the following: (1) Cover Letter (2) Current Resume
About Montana Rail Link
BASED IN MISSOULA, Montana Rail Link (MRL) is a Class II regional railroad that operates over 900 route miles of track in Montana and Idaho and employs nearly 1,200 dedicated professionals. MRL services over 150 local Montana businesses and moves their products to domestic and international markets on a daily basis. MRL remains committed to providing transportation services that result in long-term growth and prosperity for the company, and its customers and employees. MRL professionals live by the values of fairness, integrity, respect, safety and trust. MRL is committed to the safety of all employees, the general public, its customers, and to being a good neighbor in the communities it serves. As a BNSF partner, its rail shipments help feed, clothe, supply and power American and international homes and businesses every day.