Jasper Locomotive Engineer/Conductor
Rocky Mountaineer
Jasper, Alberta, Canada
2 months ago

At Rocky Mountaineer, we invite guests to the majestic Pacific Northwest and Rocky Mountains and take them on a world class journey.

With the help of our dedicated team, we offer more than a renowned luxury product, we create life changing experiences. We are looking for positive people who bring a passion for excellence and commitment to teamwork to join us.

Rocky Mountaineer is proud to work with a strong team of talented individuals. We were recently named one of Deloitte’s Best Managed Companies and have won Employer of the Year by the Tourism Industry Association of Canada multiple times.

Key Accountabilities...

  • Train movements of passenger rail equipment in the CN Jasper Yard and adjoining mainlines
  • Frequently climbing rail equipment or vestibule steps to board standing or moving coaches, operating handbrakes, coupling air hoses between coaches, disconnecting / connecting HEP cables and water lines between coaches, operating track switches / derails
  • Comply with all CROR, GOI and applicable safety and opening rules
  • Position Requirements...

  • Previously qualified as a Conductor and Locomotive Engineer
  • Previously qualified under CROR Operating Rules
  • Experience in operating locomotives, switching passenger and / or freight equipment
  • Experience with building and interpreting switch lists
  • Background in mechanical equipment maintenance is an asset including electrical, carpentry, HVAC, plumbing and other related trades
  • Strong leadership and communication skills in directing team members on site to complete job tasks safely according to standard operating plan including contractors
  • Background in rail car maintenance is an asset
  • Lead security protocols for equipment on site
  • Uphold RM Brand standards for equipment, facilities and reputation
  • Competent in MS Office suite and ability to learn / comprehend other related systems
  • Strong organizational skills
  • High attention to detail
  • Ability to work independently and in teams
  • Valid class 5 driver’s license
  • Understand and comply with all safety standards and procedures related to the specific job
  • Working Conditions...

  • Shift work, which consists of : Irregular hours, including nights, weekends, holidays, and occasional overtime
  • Work in a railroad operating environment outside in all weather conditions
  • Frequent stooping, lifting, kneeling, bending, crouching and climbing.
  • Minimal travel may be required
  • Self-motivated individual required to work / lead a team environment, always striving for excellence
  • If this position suits your skills, experience and personal attributes, we want to talk to you!

    Please apply by submitting your resume and a covering letter outlining why you are a suitable candidate. Applicants must be legally entitled to work in Canada.

    Armstrong Group is committed to equal opportunity employment and invites applications from all qualified candidates. Please note that background checks are a part of our hiring process.

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