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Canadian Pacific Railroad

Rail Car Mechanic (Carman) - Harvey, ND (94944)

Transportation and Logistics

Vehicle Mechanic

Yearly

No

Harvey, North Dakota, United States

COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement:

Pursuant to the Government of Canada’s mandate that all federally regulated employers require their employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, CP requires all prospective employees to confirm their vaccination status as part of the hiring process and as a condition of continued employment.

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Canadian Pacific is a transcontinental railway in Canada and the United States with direct links to major ports on the west and east coasts. CP provides North American customers a competitive rail service with access to key markets in every corner of the globe. CP is growing with its customers, offering a suite of freight transportation services, logistics solutions and supply chain expertise. Visit cpr.ca to see the rail advantages of CP. For more on our purpose, culture, and strategy, visit cpr.ca/en/about-cp.

PURPOSE OF THE POSITION:

In this challenging role you will be a member of a team working in a high production environment performing preventative and corrective maintenance to Railcars.

POSITION ACCOUNTABILITIES:

  • Repair, maintain and inspect freight car equipment in a safe and efficient manner;
  • Perform all preventative maintenance work & repairs on trucks, underframe, structure, safety appliances, braking systems, draft systems and any associated tests;
  • Perform all work associated with rush repairs, road work and supplementary service operation of equipment;
  • Repair and application of all associated piping & valves, guards, shrouds, covers and any cutting, burning, welding, grinding, soldiering and brazing associated with removal or application of components;
  • Work all around, under, between, on top and inside of rail cars.

POSITION REQUIREMENTS:

  • Must have a High School Diploma or General Equivalence Diploma;
  • Must be able to obtain a CDL License within 60 days of hire;
  • Preference will be given to those who possess a journeyman certification or are a journeyman welder;
  • Boilermaker/ironworker would be an asset;
  • Experience with heavy metal fabrication/welding would be an asset
  • Must be able to work within strict established safety and work guidelines/rules to complete job;
  • Strong problem solving and computer skills;
  • You must possess strong interpersonal and communication skills both written and verbal;
  • The Railway operates 7 days a week, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year; must be able to work on various shifts and on weekends and in adverse weather conditions.

WHAT CP HAS TO OFFER

  • Flexible and competitive benefits package
  • Employer funded Retirement plan
  • Annual Fitness Subsidy
  • Part-time Studies program

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

Medical Requirements:
CP is committed to the safety and health of its employees and the general public. This position is considered a safety sensitive position; all new hires will be required to complete a pre-employment medical evaluation that includes a vision, hearing, drug screening and pre-employment physical.

Background Investigation:

The successful candidate will need to successfully complete the following clearances:

  • Criminal history check
  • Last 3 years of driving history
  • Last 7 years of employment history; includes military service
  • Social Security number verification

CP is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, inclusive of protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.