Rail Car Operator

Job number: kt-ro100 Location: BaytownLa Porte Job Category: Not Specified Job type: Full-time, Industrial Pay rate: 12.00 -14.00 Education: High School Diploma or Equivalent, Trade School / Technical Training Experience: 1-3 years Travel: None

* Knowledge of procedures and processes associated with rail yard safety operations and rail movement

* Basic technical knowledge of rail cars

* Knowledge of communication and rail yard terminology

* Be able to judge distances of rail movements

* Follow all safety procedures as outlined

* Experienced in rail operations

Job responsibilities:

* Signal locomotive engineers to start/stop trains when coupling/uncoupling cars

* Pull or push track switches to reroute cars

* Observe signals from other crew members so that work activities can be coordinated

* May also inspect couplings, air hoses, journal boxes, and handbrakes to ensure that they are securely fastened and functioning properly

* Raise levers to couple and uncouple cars for makeup and breakup of trains

* Receive oral or written instructions from yardmasters or yard conductors indicating track assignments and cars to be switched

* Follow all safety procedures as outlined

Job Contact

All Tex Staffing

Address: 403 North Loop E, Houston, TX 77022

Phone: (713) 864-5000

Email: joyce@alltexstaffing.com