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Carpenter - Dubuque, IA

  • Req ID: 86193
  • Department: Engineering
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Position Type: Union
  • Location: Dubuque, Iowa
  • Country: United States
  • % of Travel: 50-60%
  • # of Positions: 1
  • Job Grade:
  • Compensation Rate: $23.17 - $25.75 per hour
  • Job Available to: Internal & External
  • Deadline to apply: 11/30/2021

 

 

Canadian Pacific is a transcontinental railway in Canada and the United States with direct links to major ports on the west and east coasts. CP provides 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. For more on our purpose, culture, and strategy, visit cpr.ca/en/about-cp.

 

POSITION ACCOUNTABILITIES:

  • Timber bridge repairs;
  • Concrete forming;
  • Framing bridge timbers;
  • Shoring;
  • Steelwork/reinforcing;
  • Culvert installation/repair;
  • Rigging/scaffolding;
  • Concrete work.

 

POSITION REQUIREMENTS:

  • Possessing a Journeyman Carpenter or having equivalent experience preferred;
  • Previous railway experience is an asset;
  • Holding a valid commercial (Class B) driver's license and medical card is an asset;
  • Comfortable working on structures at heights with proper fall protection equipment;
  • Proficient with the safe use of common hand and power tools;
  • Ability to effectively complete all assigned duties unsupervised.

 

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 a safety critical/sensitive position; all new hires will be required to complete a pre-employment medical that includes a physical, vision, hearing, alcohol and drug audit assessments. Qualification drug test(s) are also required.

 

Drug Test Elements:

CP is committed to the safety and health of its employees and the general public.  All new hires are required to undergo a drug screen.  We appreciate your cooperation in keeping CP safe and drug free.

 

Background Investigation:

The successful candidate will need to successfully complete the following clearances:      

  • Criminal history check
  • Reference check
  • Last 3 years of driving history
  • Last 7 years of employment history; includes military service
  • Social Security number verification

 

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

 


Nearest Major Market: Dubuque

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