Locomotive Operator

Estevan, Saskatchewan, Saskatchewan
Competitive
Jan 13, 2022
Jan 16, 2022
Req #6
Permanent
English
Duties and Responsibilities

  • Operate the mobile railcar mover as well as other mobile rail equipment;
  • Inspect the train's mechanical condition and detect potential mechanical problems;
  • Monitor instrumentation in the mobile railcar mover;
  • Be constantly aware of what is going on with the train and how different elements affect its operation (cargo weight, grade, curves, etc.);
  • Keep the rail line, frogs and switches clear as required;
  • Perform yard maintenance duties;
  • Work closely with the Brakeman;
  • Carry out instructions regarding specific car movements;
  • Prepare and complete reports as required; and
  • Be 100% committed to safety.


Qualifications

  • Grade 12 diploma or equivalent
  • Previous heavy industry experience is an asset

This position currently follows a Monday to Friday schedule working 8 hours per day.

This position is located at the Plant Operation, located approximately 30 km from the city of Estevan. The successful candidate will be responsible for his/her own accommodations and transportation.

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly