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Track Laborer - Bluefield, WV

Company Overview

Norfolk Southern is one of the nation's premier transportation companies specializing in freight railroading. We operate approximately 21,000 route miles in 22 states and the District of Columbia, serve every major container port in the eastern United States, and provide efficient connections to other rail carriers. Norfolk Southern has the most extensive intermodal network in the East and is a major transporter of coal and industrial products.
We are a team of more than 28,000 employees working together to maintain our reputation as "The Thoroughbred of Transportation". As an industry leader, Norfolk Southern offers a competitive salary and an excellent benefits package.

Requisition ID : 10742

Job Description

Duties & Responsibilities

Perform construction or maintenance tasks associated with railroad tracks.

Operate hand-held powered equipment and manual tools.

Preferred Qualifications

Outdoor work experience

Commercial Driver s License (CDL)

Experience operating earth moving equipment in a construction or farming environment

Welding experience

Union

Track Laborer positions are jobs covered under a collective bargaining agreement and require union membership after aprobationary period. Wages are paid at an hourly rate. Initiation fee and monthly dues are required as per union.

Work Conditions

Stoops, bends, kneels, crouches, balances occasionally

May involve overtime including weekends and holidays

Willingness to travel away from home during work week

May require lifting in excess of 70 lbs

Norfolk Southern is an equal opportunity employer including veterans and disabled.

Norfolk Southern is an equal opportunity employer including veterans and disabled.



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