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RailUSA is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer


All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status. We encourage all applicants of all ages and experience to apply for our available positions.

Recruiters: Please note that RailUSA and its subsidiaries, Florida Gulf & Atlantic Railroad and Grenada Railroad, do not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed agreement, and specific approval to submit resume to an approve requisition, RailUSA and its subsidiaries will not consider or approve payment regarding recruiter fees or referral compensation.

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FG&A Railroad Openings

Conductor – Lake City, FL
Full Time
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Full Time
Transportation

Job Description

  • Move trains safely in the yards and over the road.
  • Must be able to climb ladders, board and/or ride freight cars, operate track switches, inspect cars and use radio communications to control train movement.
  • Ability to work a non-standard 40-hour work week (train crews are always on-call).
  • Be able to work outdoors in all weather conditions – including snow, ice, rain, cold and heat and be expected to work various hours, nights, weekends and holidays.
  • Must be able to use a computer.
  • Must be able to count and compare numbers.
  • Must be able to solve problems quickly and react to changing conditions on the job.
  • Must have an understanding of the operation of track switches, coupling and uncoupling cars and performs other duties associated with the movement of trains, cars and engines in rail yards and on the main railroad, and pass written tests to verify competency.
  • Must have strong vision and hearing, including the ability to: see and read hand signals from near and far; distinguish between colors; visually judge the speed and distance of moving objects; see at night; and recognize changes in sounds.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Required Qualifications & Experience * Must possess a valid Conductor’s certificate issued by a program in compliance with 49 CFR Part 242.

  • At least six months experience as a Conductor/Brakeman.
  • Must be able to meet all hearing and vision requirements of 49 CFR Part 242 and pass a drug screening.
  • Valid State Driver’s License.
  • Must also be physically strong: able to push, pull, lift and carry up to 25 pounds frequently; up to 50 pounds occasionally; and up to 83 pounds infrequently.
  • Must have good balance to regularly step on and off equipment and work from ladders to perform various tasks. And you must be able to walk, sit, stand and stoop comfortably.
  • Must be advanced with MS Office- including Suite Word, PowerPoint, Advanced Excel.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $275.00 – $286.00 per day

Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life Insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Retirement plan
  • Vision insurance

Schedule:

  • 10 hour shift
  • 12 hour shift
  • 8 hour shift
  • Holidays
  • Night shift
  • On call
  • Overtime
  • Weekend availability

Supplemental Pay:

  • Bonus pay

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Lake City, FL 32055: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)

License/Certification:

  • Driver’s License (Required)
  • Conductor Certification (Required)

Work Location: One location

Florida Gulf & Atlantic Railroad is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status, national origin or other legally protected classifications.

Note that Florida Gulf & Atlantic Railroad does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed agreements, and specific approval to submit resume to an approve requisition, Florida Gulf & Atlantic Railroad will not consider or approve payment regarding recruiter fees or referral compensation.

Track Laborer – Chipley, FL
Full Time
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Full Time
MOW

Job Description:

  • CDL Required
  • Participate in group discussions including unit meetings, job briefings, safety meetings or process reviews
  • Remove and replace track and track components (e.g. ties, rails, bars, etc.)
  • Replace or repair track switches with specific components
  • Slide and align tie plates
  • Drill holes through rails for insertion of bolts and tighten or loosen bolts at joints that hold ends or rails together
  • Correct deviations in track surface, alignment and gauge
  • Cut rails to specific lengths
  • Receive instructions, requests, orders, and information from posted bulletins, memorandums, rules and regulation manuals
  • Adjust, lift and roll rails
  • Sort track material for loading and unloading
  • Install and repair street and railroad crossings
  • Cut brush and vegetation from the right-of-way
  • Spray switches, angle bars and joints with oil for lubrication

Job Requirements:

  • Class A CDL
  • Good Safety record
  • Able to pass a Background Check
  • Possess a Driver’s license
  • Able to work in Extreme Weather Conditions
  • Able to Perform Common Labor Task when not operating equipment
  • Will participate in Random Drug & Alcohol Program

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $21.00 – $23.00 per hour

Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Retirement plan
  • Vision insurance

Schedule:

  • 10 hour shift
  • 4×10
  • Day shift
  • Holidays
  • Monday to Friday
  • Night shift
  • On call
  • Overtime
  • Weekend availability

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Chipley, FL 32428: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)

Experience:

  • Railroad Track: 1 year (Preferred

License/Certification:

  • CDL A (Required)

Work Location: One location

Florida Gulf & Atlantic Railroad is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status, national origin or other legally protected classifications.

Note that Florida Gulf & Atlantic Railroad (FGA) does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed agreement, and specific approval to submit resumes to an approved requisition, FGA will not consider or approve payment regarding recruiter fees or referral compensations.

Signal Maintainer – Lake City, FL
Full Time
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Full Time
C&S

Job Description

  • Service electrical equipment on and alongside the tracks of railroads.
  • Install and test wires, mechanical components and track switches.
  • Repair and inspect signal malfunctions.
  • Perform required safety inspections and tests of signal system components.
  • Perform preventive maintenance of signal system components in accordance with state and federal regulations.
  • Respond to reports of signal system and train control problems and troubleshoot, diagnose and correct malfunctions.
  • Comply with all safety rules and instructions including the use of proper personal protective equipment and Roadway Worker Protection.
  • Document and report work and inspections in accordance with railroad, state, and FRA requirements.
  • Responsible for repair, inspection and maintenance of Highway Grade Crossing warning and train control devices located along the Railroad system.

Qualifications/Experience

  • Must have a High School Diploma or GED.
  • Applicants must be able to work outdoor and at times in remote locations and adverse weather condition.
  • Work experience with heavy equipment such as backhoe.
  • Must have previous working knowledge of signaling systems and railroad signalman qualification.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license.
  • Demonstrated ability to work under tight schedules and deadlines.
  • Must be able to respond to trouble calls after hours and/or weekends.
  • US work authorization (Preferred)

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $28.00 – $32.00 per hour

Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Retirement plan
  • Vision insurance

Schedule:

  • 10 hour shift
  • 12 hour shift
  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Holidays
  • Monday to Friday
  • Night shift
  • On call
  • Overtime
  • Weekend availability

Supplemental Pay: Bonus pay

Experience: Signal Maintainer: 1 year (Required)

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Lake City, FL 32055: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)

License/Certification: Driver’s License (Required)

Work Location: One location (no remote)

Florida Gulf & Atlantic Railroad is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status, national origin or other legally protected classifications.

Note that Florida Gulf & Atlantic Railroad does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed agreement, and specific approval to submit resume to an approve requisition, Florida Gulf & Atlantic Railroad will not consider or approve payment regarding recruiter fees or referral compensation.

Grenada Railroad Openings

Conductor – Grenada, MS
Full Time
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Full Time
Transportation

Job Description

  • Night job
  • Move trains safely in the yards and over the road.
  • Must be able to climb ladders, board and/or ride freight cars, operate track switches, inspect cars and use radio communications to control train movement.
  • Ability to work a non-standard 40-hour work week (train crews are always on-call).
  • Be able to work outdoors in all weather conditions – including snow, ice, rain, cold and heat and be expected to work various hours, nights, weekends and holidays.
  • Must be able to use a computer.
  • Must be able to count and compare numbers.
  • Must be able to solve problems quickly and react to changing conditions on the job.
  • Must have an understanding of the operation of track switches, coupling and uncoupling cars and performs other duties associated with the movement of trains, cars and engines in rail yards and on the main railroad, and pass written tests to verify competency.
  • Must have strong vision and hearing, including the ability to: see and read hand signals from near and far; distinguish between colors; visually judge the speed and distance of moving objects; see at night; and recognize changes in sounds.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Required Qualifications & Experience

  • Must possess a valid Conductor’s certificate issued by a program in compliance with 49 CFR Part 242.
  • At least six months experience as a Conductor/Brakeman.
  • Must be able to meet all hearing and vision requirements of 49 CFR Part 242 and pass a drug screening.
  • Valid State Driver’s License.
  • Must also be physically strong: able to push, pull, lift and carry up to 25 pounds frequently; up to 50 pounds occasionally; and up to 83 pounds infrequently.
  • Must have good balance to regularly step on and off equipment and work from ladders to perform various tasks. And you must be able to walk, sit, stand and stoop comfortably.
  • Must be advanced with MS Office- including Suite Word, PowerPoint, Advanced Excel.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $190.00 – $200.00 per day

Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Retirement plan
  • Vision insurance

Schedule:

  • 10 hour shift
  • 12 hour shift
  • 8 hour shift
  • Holidays
  • On call
  • Weekend availability

Supplemental Pay:

  • Bonus pay

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Grenada, MS 38901: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Preferred)

License/Certification:

  • Conductors Certification (Preferred)

Work Location: One location

Grenada Railroad is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status, national origin or other legally protected classifications.

Note that Grenada Railroad does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed agreement, and specific approval to submit resumes to an approved requisition, Grenada Railroad will not consider or approve payment regarding recruiter fees or referral compensations.

Track Laborer – Grenada, MS
Full Time
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Full Time
MOW

Job Description:

  • CDL Required
  • Participate in group discussions including unit meetings, job briefings, safety meetings or process reviews
  • Remove and replace track and track components (e.g. ties, rails, bars, etc.)
  • Replace or repair track switches with specific components
  • Slide and align tie plates
  • Drill holes through rails for insertion of bolts and tighten or loosen bolts at joints that hold ends or rails together
  • Correct deviations in track surface, alignment and gauge
  • Cut rails to specific lengths
  • Receive instructions, requests, orders, and information from posted bulletins, memorandums, rules and regulation manuals
  • Adjust, lift and roll rails
  • Sort track material for loading and unloading
  • Install and repair street and railroad crossings
  • Cut brush and vegetation from the right-of-way
  • Spray switches, angle bars and joints with oil for lubrication

Job Requirements:

  • Class A CDL
  • Good Safety record
  • Able to pass a Background Check
  • Possess a Driver’s license
  • Able to work in Extreme Weather Conditions
  • Able to Perform Common Labor Task when not operating equipment
  • Will participate in Random Drug & Alcohol Program

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $17.00 – $19.00 per hour

Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Retirement plan
  • Vision insurance

Schedule:

  • 10 hour shift
  • 4×10
  • Day shift
  • Holidays
  • Monday to Friday
  • Night shift
  • On call
  • Overtime
  • Weekend availability

Supplemental Pay:

  • Bonus pay

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Grenada, MS 38901: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)

Experience:

  • Railroad Track: 1 year (Preferred)

License/Certification:

  • CDL A (Required)

Work Location: One location

Grenada Railroad is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status, national origin or other legally protected classifications.

Note that Grenada Railroad (GRYR) does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed agreement, and specific approval to submit resumes to an approved requisition, GRYR will not consider or approve payment regarding recruiter fees or referral compensations.

Benefits

RailUSA and its subsidiaries offer a competitive package of benefits for full-time employees. Our commitment to the health and well-being of our employees is of utmost importance.

  • Health, Vision and Dental Insurance / Health Benefits
  • Healthcare Spending Account (HSA)
  • Life Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) / Personal Time Off
  • Paid Holidays
  • Railroad Retirement*
  • 401K
  • Online Health Services

* Note: some positions do not qualify for Railroad Retirement.


Healthcare Benefits


Our Culture

We strive to provide the highest level of service while maintaining safety and security of our employees. The company’s reputation is founded on the personal integrity of our employees and its dedication to our core values.

  • Safety
  • Integrity
  • Quality of Service
  • Innovation
  • Teamwork

Diversity

RailUSA is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities and fostering workforce diversity to support an effective and high performing service organization. Hiring people with a broad range of qualities, strengths and experiences helps us with the success of our business and to better serve our customers. As RailUSA strives to grow the company, we’ll seek qualified talent to bring about top results.