PURPOSE OF THE POSITION
In this challenging role you will be a member of a team working in a high production environment performing preventative and corrective maintenance to Railcars.
POSITION ACCOUNTABILITIES :
Repair, maintain and inspect freight car equipment in a safe and efficient manner;
Perform all preventative maintenance work & repairs on trucks, underframe, structure, safety appliances, braking systems, draft systems and any associated tests;
Perform all work associated with rush repairs, road work and supplementary service operation of equipment;
Repair and application of all associated piping & valves, guards, shrouds, covers and any cutting, burning, welding, grinding, soldiering and brazing associated with removal or application of components.
POSITION REQUIREMENTS :
Must have a High School Diploma or General Equivalence Diploma;
Preference will be given to those who possess a journeyman welder or commercial driver’s license;
Boilermaker / ironworker would be an asset;
Experience with heavy metal fabrication / welding would be an asset;
Must be able to work within strict established safety and work guidelines / rules to complete job;
Strong problem solving and computer skills;
You must possess strong interpersonal and communication skills both written and verbal.
WHAT CP HAS TO OFFER :
Flexible and competitive benefits package;
Competitive company pension plan;
Annual Fitness Subsidy
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION : Medical Requirements :
CP is committed to the safety and health of its employees and the general public. This position is considered a safety sensitive position;
all new hires will be required to complete a pre-employment medical evaluation that includes a vision, hearing, drug screening and pre-employment physical.
Background Investigation :
The successful candidate will need to successfully complete the following clearances :
Criminal history check