Union Pacific Railroad Job - 30132221 | CareerArc
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Company: Union Pacific Railroad
Location: Odessa, TX
Career Level: Entry Level
Industries: Transportation, Logistics, Trucking

Description

This position reports to work daily in Odessa, TX. There are no relocation or housing benefits available for this position. Assist the welder in the operation of any welding device used in the performance of repairing, tempering and cutting rails, frogs and switches, and such other required welding.

Required Certifications:

For this position, you will be required to become a Union Pacific certified driver during your probationary period. To become certified, you must meet the following Motor Vehicle and Medical Requirements:

1. Must be a minimum of 21 years of age

2. Have valid driver's license

3. Have an acceptable driving record per your Motor Vehicle Record (MVR)

4. You may also be required to obtain your Commercial Driver's License (CDL) if you will be operating a vehicle(s) with a GVWR of 26,000 lbs or greater. If this is required, you will need to obtain your CDL during your probationary period.

Medical Requirements:

Must meet the medical requirements (also called physical qualifications) for commercial motor vehicle drivers as specified by the US Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA). The FMCSA physical qualifications for drivers can be found on the FMCSA homepage. Health and Medical Services at Union Pacific Railroad will make the final determination on whether or not an individual meets the FMCSA medical qualifications, and may add additional medical requirements to assure the person can safety perform job tasks, with or without accommodation.



Accountabilities

Develop and maintain positive working relationships with coworkers, supervisors, contractors and/or customers and effectively handle conflict situations Ensure compliance with all railroad rules and regulations for safety, operations and Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) Miscellaneous tasks as assigned by supervisor

Qualifications

Valid Commercial Driver's License (CDL) within probationary period Ability to speak English in a clear, concise manner to communicate with coworker(s) and supervisor(s) Experience effectively operating the following: hand and power tools Valid driver's license Able to read and comprehend regulations and instructions Candidates for this position must pass a pre-employment test in English before being allowed to interview. The number of candidates who pass the test and are granted an interview is based upon hiring needs. If you have taken this test for any of the jobs listed here and failed within the last six months, you will not be eligible to apply for this position. Click here to see a sample of the Workplace Practices Test. Candidates must qualify on a Physical Ability Test (PAT) prior to employment. Click here for a description of the Physical Abilities Test


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