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Track Laborer

Company: Keolis North America
Location: Somerville
Posted on: June 26, 2022

Job Description:

The purpose of this entry-level position is to provide maintenance and construction of the track and Right of Way (ROW) for the Track Department. Knowledge and Skills

  • Must be able to perform in a 24/7 transportation company with multiple shifts that may include weekend hours.
  • Must be able to use basic hand tools, lift, bend, stoop and carry heavy loads.
  • Construction-related experience preferred.
  • Must be able to communicate successfully with a variety of disciplines and levels, both internal and external staff. Experience
    • Must have high school diploma, GED or equivalent educational credential.
    • Trade and / or vocational training preferred.
    • Requires 1-3 years manual labor experience.
    • Must possess valid driver's license. CDL and/or Hoisting License is preferred. Key Accountabilities
      • Demonstrate and adhere to the Keolis Commuter Services principals of Employee Engagement, Operational Excellence & Safety, Customer Satisfaction, Corporate Social Responsibility and Economic Performance.
      • Construct, maintain, repair and inspect track and Right of Way and other duties as assigned on the MBTA Commuter Rail System.
      • Involves working outside in all types of weather conditions year round, as assigned.
      • Ability to work well with others as well as alone as required.
      • Subject to call outside normal shift.
      • Work snow duty as required.
      • Comply with all related safety rules and procedures and report all hazards as required.
      • Attend and participate in all assigned training, specifically safety and security related.
      • Other duties as assigned during emergencies. Other Requirements Physical / Mental Demands:
        • Work involves walking, talking and hearing, climbing, balancing, lifting (up to 60 pounds), bending and driving.
        • Ability to perform all duties above. Working Conditions:
          • -Noise Level - Loud
          • Shift Work - May be required to work off shifts for special projects
          • Travel - Daily travel to various Keolis Commuter Services sites
          • On-call - As per collective agreement
          • Team Work - Work as part of the Engineering team Additional Statements Drug and alcohol screening: Employment contingent upon passing pre-employment drug and alcohol screen. Also, contingent upon receiving a favorable background check. Must pass a physical examination. Safety commitment: Safety is a way of life at Keolis. By placing safety first, we ensure the wellbeing of our employees, customers, and communities. Together we can become the most successful transportation company in the world. - Environmental commitment: Keolis is committed to protecting the environment by minimizing the impact of operations to our people and the communities in which we operate. EEO statement: Our policy is to afford Equal Employment Opportunity to qualified individuals regardless of their race, color, sex, religion, age, creed, marital status, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, or gender identification. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing. ADA Reasonable Accommodation: - Keolis CS is committed to the full inclusion of all qualified individuals. As part of this commitment, Keolis CS will ensure that persons with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodations. Disclaimer and closing statement: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by employees assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of employees assigned to this job. Keolis is committed to offering our employees competitive compensation and benefits, opportunities for development and #CB

Keywords: Keolis North America, Somerville , Track Laborer, Other , Somerville, Massachusetts

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