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50008315-11152022
Shreveport, Louisiana, US
  Warehouse Material Handling Clerk   Warehouse material handling clerk will be responsible for safely performing activities involving inventorying Goods Received, Invoice Receipts, and tracking parts, tools, and other equipment/materials. Including receiving shipments, opening packages, inspecting materials, stocking and preparing materi... More Details
50048098 - 11232022
Hughes Springs, Texas, US
  POSITION SUMMARY:This position will work as part of the section gang to lay, repair, and maintain track for standard or narrow-gauge railroad equipment used in regular railroad service or in plant yards, quarries, sand and gravel pits, and mines. This work includes using ballast cleaning machine operators and railroad bed tamping machine ope... More Details
50048097 - 11232022
Hughes Springs, Texas, US
  Position summary: The Engineering Foreman is responsible for inspecting track structures and roadbed for conditions that might endanger or delay trains; ensure compliance with maintenance standards; ensure compliance with regulatory standards; and where warranted, facilitate and/or supervise maintenance and repair of defective conditions. &n... More Details
50008151 - 11232022
Kansas City, Missouri, US
POSITION SUMMARY The Kansas City Southern Railway Company (KCSR) train dispatchers use computers and radio communications to control the safe movement of trains throughout the Company’s (9) nine state network.  Not unlike an air traffic controller, Train dispatchers constantly monitor train movement and conditions affecting their movemen... More Details
50008150 - 11232022
Spring, Texas, US
POSITION SUMMARY The Kansas City Southern Railway Company (KCSR) train dispatchers use computers and radio communications to control the safe movement of trains throughout the Company’s (9) nine state network.  Not unlike an air traffic controller, Train dispatchers constantly monitor train movement and conditions affecting their movemen... More Details
50037510 - 11232022
Pearl, Mississippi, US
Job Summary This position oversees train operations and is responsible for the safe and efficient movement of all trains for an assigned terminal. It ensures the safety of crews and meets operational and financial targets as outlined by the Transportation Service Plant (TSP) and associated Key Performance Indicators (KPI's). Acts as a team lead and... More Details
221493-021
Wylie, Texas, US
JOB SUMMARY: A carman is responsible for inspecting, repairing and maintaining railcars consistent with industry standards, company directives, and federal regulations. A carman will use hand tools, power tools, welding and cutting equipment and measuring instruments; and will also be required to operate forklifts, cranes, tractors, torches, welder... More Details
221491-021
Laredo, Texas, US
JOB SUMMARY: A carman is responsible for inspecting, repairing and maintaining railcars consistent with industry standards, company directives, and federal regulations. A carman will use hand tools, power tools, welding and cutting equipment and measuring instruments; and will also be required to operate forklifts, cranes, tractors, torches, welder... More Details
221492-021
Artesia, Mississippi, US
JOB SUMMARY: A carman is responsible for inspecting, repairing and maintaining railcars consistent with industry standards, company directives, and federal regulations. A carman will use hand tools, power tools, welding and cutting equipment and measuring instruments; and will also be required to operate forklifts, cranes, tractors, torches, welder... More Details
221489-021
Pearl, Mississippi, US
JOB SUMMARY: A carman is responsible for inspecting, repairing and maintaining railcars consistent with industry standards, company directives, and federal regulations. A carman will use hand tools, power tools, welding and cutting equipment and measuring instruments; and will also be required to operate forklifts, cranes, tractors, torches, welder... More Details
221490-021
Beaumont, Texas, US
JOB SUMMARY: A carman is responsible for inspecting, repairing and maintaining railcars consistent with industry standards, company directives, and federal regulations. A carman will use hand tools, power tools, welding and cutting equipment and measuring instruments; and will also be required to operate forklifts, cranes, tractors, torches, welder... More Details
50045559 - 11122022
Beaumont, Texas, US
  POSITION SUMMARY:This position will work as part of the section gang to lay, repair, and maintain track for standard or narrow-gauge railroad equipment used in regular railroad service or in plant yards, quarries, sand and gravel pits, and mines. This work includes using ballast cleaning machine operators and railroad bed tamping machine ope... More Details
50033076 - 11222022
East St. Louis, Illinois, US
  Description This position is responsible for quality cost-effective maintenance, repair, and inspection of cars and locomotives. It leads locomotive, service track and car shop operations. This position is responsible for responding to and handling service interruptions within the terminal and in mainline. This position manages special proje... More Details
50046101 - 11212022
Meridian, Mississippi, US
  Work Equipment Mechanics inspect, service, troubleshoot, and make vital repairs to heavy construction equipment including machinery designed for the railroad. This position will be responsible for maintaining and repairing equipment across the Kansas City Southern Railway system.   *This is a system-wide position without a specific home... More Details
30000091 - 11212022
Baton Rouge, Louisiana, US
  Description This position oversees train operations and is responsible for the safe and efficient movement of all trains within an assigned territory of high scope, size, or volume. Ensures the safety of crews and meets operational and financial targets as outlined by the Transportation Service Plan (TSP) and associated Key Performance Indic... More Details
50033218 - 11212022
Kansas City, Missouri, US
Job Summary: This position supervises Train Dispatchers and resources to ensure safe and expeditious movement of trains and other on-track equipment for an assigned territory. Coordinates Maintenance of Way curfews and Work Windows for minimal disruption of train movement.    Applies and enforces guidelines to ensure compliance and equita... More Details
30001109 - 11182022
Vivian, Louisiana, US
  Description This role maintains and repairs heavy-line fixed and mobile equipment for the railroad tie plant so that equipment breakage and downtime is minimized.   Accountabilities Uses steel bands and banding tools to band tie bundles for securement Responsible for housekeeping in work area Will work with Maintenance Team on occasion... More Details
30001153 - 11182022
Vivian, Louisiana, US
  Description Drive and maneuver equipment safely and efficiently. Operate material handling devices (forklifts or knuckle booms) to handle railway, other track material, track and bridge and other materials (such as ties) throughout the plant.   Uses developed knowledge and skills to perform tasks and procedures with a moderate degree of... More Details
30000371 - 11182022
East St. Louis, Illinois, US
JOB SUMMARY: A carman is responsible for inspecting, repairing and maintaining railcars consistent with industry standards, company directives, and federal regulations. A carman will use hand tools, power tools, welding and cutting equipment and measuring instruments; and will also be required to operate forklifts, cranes, tractors, torches, welder... More Details
50027526 - 11152022
Laredo, Texas, US
  Job Summary This position inspects track for FRA213 (track standards) compliance. It protects track that is not in compliance by taking appropriate remedial action to protect trains and crews and promotes safety with crew by conducting job audits and safety meetings.   Uses highly developed specialized skills to complete a wide range of... More Details
30002635 - 11112022
Kansas City, Missouri, US
Position Summary: An electrician is responsible for inspecting, servicing, and maintaining diesel locomotive electrical systems in accordance with company guidelines and federal regulations; detecting and diagnosing diesel engine electrical malfunctions, and making necessary repairs using hand tools, overhead cranes and machine tools; operating for... More Details
50023976 - 11112022
Beaumont, Texas, US
JOB SUMMARY An Assistant Signalman installs, maintains and dismantles signal structures and components such as foundations, equipment housing, cable and switches. *This is a system-wide position without a determined home office*   JOB DUTIES Digs, fills and stamps holes and trenches. Climbs poles and ladders. Operates non-power hand tools suc... More Details
50041700 - 11112022
Neosho, Missouri, US
JOB SUMMARY An Assistant Signalman installs, maintains and dismantles signal structures and components such as foundations, equipment housing, cable and switches. *This is a system-wide position without a determined home office*   JOB DUTIES Digs, fills and stamps holes and trenches. Climbs poles and ladders. Operates non-power hand tools suc... More Details
50047809 - 11112022
Corpus Christi, Texas, US
JOB SUMMARY An Assistant Signalman installs, maintains and dismantles signal structures and components such as foundations, equipment housing, cable and switches. *This is a system-wide position without a determined home office*   JOB DUTIES Digs, fills and stamps holes and trenches. Climbs poles and ladders. Operates non-power hand tools suc... More Details
50047813 - 11112022
Alexandria, Louisiana, US
JOB SUMMARY An Assistant Signalman installs, maintains and dismantles signal structures and components such as foundations, equipment housing, cable and switches. *This is a system-wide position without a determined home office*   JOB DUTIES Digs, fills and stamps holes and trenches. Climbs poles and ladders. Operates non-power hand tools suc... More Details
50030311 - 11112022
Shreveport, Louisiana, US
*INTERNAL CANDIDATES ONLY* Qualification Requirements:  The duties of the Yardmaster position include, but are not limited to, working knowledge of transportation information such as blocking, station numbers, oral and written communications, use of a personal computer, other office equipment and receiving data via telephone.    ... More Details
50039099 - 11112022
Shreveport, Louisiana, US
Description This position coordinates train operations and is responsible for the safe and efficient movement of all trains within an assigned territory of average scope, size, and volume. It ensures the safety of crews and meets operational and financial targets as outlined by the TSP (Transportation Service Plan) and associated KPI's (Key Perform... More Details
50047803 - 11022022
Campti, Louisiana, US
POSITION SUMMARY:This position will work as part of the section gang to lay, repair, and maintain track for standard or narrow-gauge railroad equipment used in regular railroad service or in plant yards, quarries, sand and gravel pits, and mines. This work includes using ballast cleaning machine operators and railroad bed tamping machine operators.... More Details
50017277-11092022
Heavener, Oklahoma, US
  Description This position is responsible for providing the proper supervision, inspection, administration, and application of all engineering policies, procedures, and services related to the installation and maintenance of track, track components and related equipment over the entire KCS system.  The position requires extensive travel ... More Details
50024996 - 11022022
Kansas City, Missouri, US
  JOB SUMMARY: A carman is responsible for inspecting, repairing and maintaining railcars consistent with industry standards, company directives, and federal regulations. A carman will use hand tools, power tools, welding and cutting equipment and measuring instruments; and will also be required to operate forklifts, cranes, tractors, torches,... More Details
221450-021
Laredo, Texas, US
  Description This position is responsible for quality cost effective maintenance, repair, and inspection of cars and locomotives. It manages locomotive, service track and car shop operations. This position is responsible for responding to and managing service interruptions within the terminal and in mainline. This position manages special pro... More Details
50047951 - 11022022
Westlake, Louisiana, US
JOB SUMMARY: A carman is responsible for inspecting, repairing and maintaining railcars consistent with industry standards, company directives, and federal regulations. A carman will use hand tools, power tools, welding and cutting equipment and measuring instruments; and will also be required to operate forklifts, cranes, tractors, torches, welder... More Details
50035029-10282022
Kansas City, Missouri, US
  Description This position optimizes the handling of incoming calls and transaction processing within the customer solution center operation. It coordinates a broad scope of responsibilities associated with customer communications, customer satisfaction, and quality assurance. Learns railroad fundamentals including Operations, Sales and Marke... More Details
50047880 - 10262022
Baton Rouge, Louisiana, US
POSITION SUMMARY:This position will work as part of the section gang to lay, repair, and maintain track for standard or narrow-gauge railroad equipment used in regular railroad service or in plant yards, quarries, sand and gravel pits, and mines. This work includes using ballast cleaning machine operators and railroad bed tamping machine operators.... More Details
30000823 - 10252022
Corinth, Mississippi, US
Description This position coordinates train operations and is responsible for the safe and efficient movement of all trains within an assigned territory of average scope, size, and volume. It ensures the safety of crews and meets operational and financial targets as outlined by the TSP (Transportation Service Plan) and associated KPI's (Key Perform... More Details
50045561 - 10212022
Sulphur Springs, Texas, US
JOB SUMMARY An Assistant Signalman installs, maintains and dismantles signal structures and components such as foundations, equipment housing, cable and switches. *This is a system-wide position without a determined home office*   JOB DUTIES Digs, fills and stamps holes and trenches. Climbs poles and ladders. Operates non-power hand tools suc... More Details
50040707 - 10182022
Shreveport, Louisiana, US
*INTERNAL CANDIDATES ONLY* Qualification Requirements:  The duties of the Yardmaster position include, but are not limited to, working knowledge of transportation information such as blocking, station numbers, oral and written communications, use of a personal computer, other office equipment and receiving data via telephone.  The ... More Details
221411-021
Kansas City, Missouri, US
  Description This position is directly responsible for managing, coordinating maintenance & allocation , and improving all the intermodal and automotive assets across the KCS network in the US and Mexico. The individual will ensure all assets are in compliance with operational, commercial and regulatory requirements in order to safely and... More Details
50008312-10072022
Kansas City, Missouri, US
  Job Summary: Responsible for the joint facility accounting to ensure accuracy and contractual obligations for invoices and payments to and from other railroads while meeting monthly close-out schedule deadlines.    Job Duties: Compiles and accumulates data to prepare joint facility contract invoices for tenant railroads. Accum... More Details
50038666 - 10112022
Kansas City, Missouri, US
  Description The Salesforce Administrator supports the Salesforce.com platform and applications throughout their lifecycle. This is an exciting opportunity to manage tactical execution in a role connecting business operations, technology solutions and the end-user experience. To be successful, the Salesforce Administrator should possess skill... More Details
50042757 - 10032022
Kansas City, Missouri, US
Description This position is responsible for operation of Kansas City Southern (KCS) owned or operated ultrasonic test equipment on the KCS system. This position tests the KCS rail system including but not limited to mains, sidings, yard tracks and rail inventory stockpiles, and provides on-site instruction and guidance to contractors as requested.... More Details
221397-021
Kansas City, Missouri, US
  Description This position analyzes and synthesizes information provided by multiple IT and business stakeholders at varying levels and elicits the actual needs of the business. It plans and facilitates workshops to identify and validate requirements and specifications to produce the appropriate artifacts to support formal projects, small enh... More Details
30000376 - 09302022
Mexico, Missouri, US
  POSITION SUMMARY: This position will repair and maintain all aspects of the rail including frogs, rail-ends, turn-outs, switch points and glue joints using arc, propane or thermite welding processes.  This position will also inspect the weld after grinding to ensure no visible defects, replace defective rails where needed; and operate e... More Details
50041152-10032022
Kansas City, Missouri, US
  Description As part of the IT Project Management Office (PMO), this position is responsible for the management of larger and more complex IT projects assigned, providing tactical management, administration and leadership throughout project teams.. Accountabilities Initiates large, complex projects following the defined project management me... More Details
50017270-09282022
Kansas City, Missouri, US
  Description This position is a key contributor and leader in conducting internal audits for the organization including financial, operational, compliance and strategy-focused audits. It plans, executes and reports on all aspects of the audit, use analytical tools to conduct audits and makes recommendations that add value to the business. Thi... More Details
50008235 - 08232022
Shreveport, Louisiana, US
  Position Summary: An electrician is responsible for inspecting, servicing, and maintaining diesel locomotive electrical systems in accordance with company guidelines and federal regulations; detecting and diagnosing diesel engine electrical malfunctions, and making necessary repairs using hand tools, overhead cranes and machine tools; operat... More Details
50038668-09162022
Kansas City, Missouri, US
  Description This position supports internal customers for information technology hardware and software needs for personal computing devices (desktop support). Accountabilities Provides support for MS Office products, desktop support issues, and printer issues. Responds to customers in a timely manner to resolve incidents and service request... More Details
221352-021
Kansas City, Missouri, US
  Description This position ensures development and delivery of the Transportation Service Plan (TSP). It works in coordination across all departments in order to develop operational strategies that help to control and reduce operational costs. This position is responsible for scheduling integrity in MCS and generating analysis to support deci... More Details
50047330 - 08192022
Corpus Christi, Texas, US
POSITION SUMMARY:This position will work as part of the section gang to lay, repair, and maintain track for standard or narrow-gauge railroad equipment used in regular railroad service or in plant yards, quarries, sand and gravel pits, and mines. This work includes using ballast cleaning machine operators and railroad bed tamping machine operators.... More Details
50038960 - 08232022
Kansas City, Missouri, US
  Job Description: Analyzes data output using statistical methodology to develop capacity-planning models to drive decision support for the rail car fleet sizing process. Develops and executes data mining programs using Business Objects or other distributed applications. Directly contacts cross-functional groups to communicate capacity require... More Details
50008017 - 07272022
Beaumont, Texas, US
  *INTERNAL CANDIDATES ONLY*   Qualification Requirements:  The duties of the Yardmaster position include, but are not limited to, working knowledge of transportation information such as blocking, station numbers, oral and written communications, use of a personal computer, other office equipment and receiving data via telephone.&nbs... More Details
221300 - 021
Kansas City, Missouri, US
  Job Summary: The position is responsible for the development and execution of the enterprise release management life cycle. As part of the IT Operations and Performance Department the Release Manager is responsible for the development of the release management strategy and alignment into the IT Operating Model. Working closely with IT Busine... More Details
50028031 - 08022022
Kansas City, Missouri, US
  Job Summary: The position supports budgeting, forecasting, and month-end processes. These processes include accruals, re-classes, account, and variance analysis. Key responsibilities include preparing executive-level presentations, periodic on-site visits consisting of interviews with field managers, observations of process flows, operating ... More Details
50047291- 07272022
Houston, Texas, US
  Description This position coordinates and constructs assigned KCS track projects and is responsible to ensure schedules are set for timely execution, materials and gangs are in place to complete projects, and quality construction standards and specifications set by KCS and governing bodies are met. This position manages the budget and depart... More Details
50047290 - 07272022
Kansas City, Missouri, US
  Description This position coordinates and constructs assigned KCS track projects and is responsible to ensure schedules are set for timely execution, materials and gangs are in place to complete projects, and quality construction standards and specifications set by KCS and governing bodies are met. This position manages the budget and depart... More Details
50047501 - 07282022
Sallisaw, Oklahoma, US
POSITION SUMMARY:This position will work as part of the section gang to lay, repair, and maintain track for standard or narrow-gauge railroad equipment used in regular railroad service or in plant yards, quarries, sand and gravel pits, and mines. This work includes using ballast cleaning machine operators and railroad bed tamping machine operators.... More Details
30000889 - 05162022
Shreveport, Louisiana, US
  Position summary: A diesel mechanic is responsible for inspecting, servicing, and maintaining diesel locomotive mechanical systems in accordance with company and federal regulations; diagnosing diesel engine malfunctions and effecting repairs using hand tools, overhead cranes and machine tools; operating forklifts, cranes, and tractors; usin... More Details
50047358 - 07182022
Kansas City, Missouri, US
  POSITION SUMMARY:This position will work as part of the section gang to lay, repair, and maintain track for standard or narrow-gauge railroad equipment used in regular railroad service or in plant yards, quarries, sand and gravel pits, and mines. This work includes using ballast cleaning machine operators and railroad bed tamping machine ope... More Details
50046526 - 03162022
Wylie, Texas, US
  Description: The terminal manager is responsible for ensuring safe and efficient operations at Intermodal and Automotive facilities. As well as, the overall management of the operating contractors and vendors, performing the operations and the overall care of the facility.   Accountabilities: Manages and coordinates the daily switching... More Details
50042593 - 05112022
Shreveport, Louisiana, US
  Description This position installs, maintains and repairs the sophisticated telecommunication systems (VHF, Microwave, and/or PTC) that exist across the assigned KCS rail network. This critical position ensures all assigned railroad communications systems are accurately communicating to ensure the safe and efficient movement of trains across... More Details
50036361 -05182022
Baton Rouge, Louisiana, US
  POSITION SUMMARY: This position will repair and maintain all aspects of the rail including frogs, rail-ends, turn-outs, switch points and glue joints using arc, propane or thermite welding processes.  This position will also inspect the weld after grinding to ensure no visible defects, replace defective rails where needed; and operate ... More Details
50031459
Shreveport, Louisiana, US
Description This position leads all Signal Positive Train Control (PTC) / Signal Vital Software laboratory and field testing, cut over and documentation efforts for safe and efficient train operation of Wayside Signal systems. It ensures compliance of signal system design with rules and regulations mandated by On Track Safety, GCOR, MUTCD, Federal ... More Details