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Diesel Mechanic (Machinist) - St Paul, MN

  • Req ID: 78988
  • Department: Operations
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Location: St. Paul, Minnesota
  • Country: United States
  • # of Positions: 1
  • Compensation Rate: $32.1750 per hour
  • Job Available to: Internal & External
  • Deadline to apply: 12/31/2020

 

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.

 

JOB DESCRIPTION

  • Diagnose diesel engine malfunctions and make indicated repairs using hand tools, measuring instruments and sometimes machine tools;

  • Inspect, maintain, and repair locomotives, including air brakes, diesel engines, and air compressors;

  • Perform air brake tests;

  • Operate welding equipment to cut or make necessary repairs;

  • Other duties as assigned.

 

JOB REQUIREMENTS:

  • Preference given to those with a Journeymen diesel, Heavy-Duty, Industrial Electrician, Truck, Farm Implement Mechanics or related fields;

  • Automotive Technicians and Electricians will also be considered with apprenticeship credits offered for prior work experience;

  • Strong problem solving and computer skills;

  • Must be able to work within strict established safety and work guidelines/rules to complete job;

  • Will be required to have obtained all CP certification pertaining to specific tasks and assignments;

  • CP operates 7 days a week, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year; must be able to work on various shifts and days off;

 

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:

Operating safely is a core foundation of CP. Our commitment is to protect our people, customers, communities in which we operate the environment and our assets. We are also committed to a healthy and safe workplace. CP’s Alcohol and Drug Policy and Procedures (“Policy and Procedures”) support these commitments.   All new hires for a safety sensitive position will be required to complete a pre-employment medical that includes a physical, vision, hearing, alcohol and drug audit assessment.

 

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. 

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