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Machinist - Milwaukee, WI

 

  • Req ID: 82904
  • Department: Operations
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Location: Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  • Country: United States
  • # of Positions: 1
  • Compensation Rate:
  • Job Available to: Internal & External
  • Deadline to apply: 04/19/2021

 

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.

 

PURPOSE OF POSITION:

Inspect, service, and maintain diesel locomotives in accordance with governmental and company regulations.

 

POSITION DESCRIPTION

  • Diagnoses diesel engine malfunctions and makes indicated repairs using hand tools, measuring instruments and sometimes machine tools and other duties as assigned;
  • Repair roadway work equipment (track machinery) and components;
  • Troubleshoot and performs repairs to equipment and components such as gas and diesel engines, transmissions and differentials, hydraulic pumps, motors, cylinders, valves, workheads, and similar repairs;
  • Perform work related to overhaul of roadway equipment;
  • Diagnose malfunctions and make repairs using hand tools, measuring instruments, machine tools. Other duties as assigned.

 

POSITION REQUIREMENTS:

  • Mechanical experience on diesel engines;
  • Experience with tool operation (lathe, vertical mill Leblond and Bridgeport);
  • Must understand and apply mechanical principles, make judgments regarding defects for repairs and replacements;
  • Must exercise good hand and eye coordination, oral communications and understand printed/written information.

 

WHAT CP HAS TO OFFER:

  • Flexible and competitive benefits package
  • Employer funded Retirement plan

  • Annual Fitness Subsidy
  • Part-time Studies program

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

 

Medical Requirements:
CP is committed to the safety and health of its employees and the general public.  This position is a safety 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.

 

Background Investigation:

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

  • Criminal history 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: Milwaukee

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