Kansas City Southern Railway Road Foreman of Engines in Shreveport, Louisiana

Road Foreman of Engines

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Job Summary:

Educates and coaches assigned locomotive Engineers and Remote Control Operators. Tests and qualifies Engineers to ensure license certification is achieved and maintained. Provides training and information to Engineers regarding certification and terrain. Partners with Trainmasters to provide technical information regarding safety, equipment, and policies.

Job Duties:

  • Coordinates OLS (Operation Life Saver) program with Public Safety Director.

  • Ensures compliance with company and federal safety requirements.

  • Participates on Train Separation Committee.

  • May serve as a first responder to critical incidents.

  • May provide support to the Assistant Superintendent.

Basic Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma - General Studies - GED - General Studies;

  • 5 years locomotive Engineer experience is preferred;

  • Or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Engineer certification.

The duties listed are representative of the job; however, it in no way states or implies that these are the only duties a person may be required to perform. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related or is an essential function of the position.

We are proud to be an EEO/AA Employer/Veterans/Disabled. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.

Job Location

Shreveport, Louisiana, United States

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