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**$15,000 SIGNING BONUS** Qualified Locomotive Engineer - Davenport, IA

  • Req ID: 91966
  • Department: Operations Southern Division
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Position Type: Union
  • Location: Davenport, Iowa
  • Compensation Rate: $41.00 per hour

  • % of Travel: 80-90%
  • Job Available to: Internal & External
  • Deadline to apply: 08/31/2022

 

QUALIFIED ENGINEERS WILL RECEIVE A $15,000 SIGNING BONUS!! (must commit to working for CP for two years or the signing bonus will be repayable). Current and previous Canadian Pacific employees are not eligible to receive the signing bonus.

 

 

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Canadian Pacific is a transcontinental railway in Canada and the United States with direct links to major ports on the west and east coasts, providing North American customers a competitive rail service with access to key markets in every corner of the globe. CP is growing with its customers, offering a suite of freight transportation services, logistics solutions and supply chain expertise. Visit cpr.ca to see the rail advantages of CP.

 

PURPOSE OF THE POSITION:

Locomotive Engineers are responsible for the safe operation of locomotives to provide quality freight transportation service through knowledge and thorough understanding of the operating rules governing train movement; inspection of locomotive prior to the beginning of run and during operation; performing of initial or terminal testing on locomotive as required; knowledge of territory to operate train safely; communication with Conductors and others; diagnosing malfunctions of locomotive and performance of minor repairs to locomotive.

 

 POSITION REQUIREMENTS:

  • Must currently possess a Class I Locomotive Engineers license;
  • Ability to speak clearly and distinctly over electronic equipment;
  • Must have good color perception;
  • Ability to give and interpret hand signals, read and interpret flags and interlocking signals;
  • Must be available on call, 24 hours per day, 7 days per week including weekends and holidays;
  • Must have adequate transportation to get to and from work;
  • Must wear safety equipment;
  • Must pass written rules exams within probationary period;
  • Reading and comprehension skills required to complete paperwork, and read and understand general orders, track bulletins, and applicable Operating Rules;
  • Ability to work outdoors in all types of weather conditions.

 

WHAT CP HAS TO OFFER:

  • Flexible and competitive benefits package
  • Employer Funded Retirement Plan
  • Annual Fitness Subsidy
  • Part-time Studies Program

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

CP is looking for Qualified Engineers. To be deemed Qualified, you must have a valid Engineer certification, have worked for a Class 1 Railroad within the past year, and have a minimum of 1 year experience as a Class I Engineer. 

 

CP is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, inclusive of protected veterans and individuals with disabilities. 

 


Nearest Major Market: Davenport
Nearest Secondary Market: Moline

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