BLET Job Bank: Amtrak

Amtrak is recruiting to fill Locomotive Engineers to work in the following areas: Jacksonville, Fla.; Raleigh, N.C.; Florence, S.C.; Miami, Fla.; Charlotte, N.C.; and Lorton, Va. (Auto Train).

Duties include safe operation of our locomotives, complying with train orders, wayside signals, railroad operating rules, special instructions, federal, state and local regulations to transport passengers and equipment safely and efficiently. Engineers perform air brake tests as required and must frequently make timely and critical decisions under stressful conditions.

Must have a high school diploma or GED. Candidates must have a current Class I Engineer Certificate and have operated an engine within one year. Candidates must pass the Hogan Personality Inventory. Candidates must be able to report to their crew base within a two hour call period. The starting rate of pay is $21.20 to $28.26 full rate per hour (rate depends on how much service you have as an engineer; five years is the maximum rate).

Interested parties should fax their resume to (202) 906-3349 Attn: Sarah Ray ENG ­ (insert location desired). Interested parties can also mail resumes to:

(EOE, F/M, D/V - Amtrak is an equal employment opportunity employer)



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