PT Locomotive Operator – Mendota, IL



Job Title:

PT Locomotive Operator – Mendota, IL


Operations: Manufacturing, Production, Maintenance, Utilities

Job Description:

PT Locomotive Operator – Mendota, IL

This is a part-time, hourly position.

We are looking to hire an experienced locomotive engineer to safely operate our commuter trains. As a locomotive engineer, you will be responsible for inspecting the locomotive before and after use, safely operating between short movements, and communicating with traffic control.

To ensure success as a locomotive engineer, you should have in-depth knowledge of locomotive electrical and mechanical systems, as well as good problem-solving and communication skills. A top-notch Locomotive Engineer is reliable and even-tempered with advanced mechanical and electrical skills.

Locomotive Engineer Responsibilities:

Performing inspections on the locomotive before and after runs.

Safely operating the train between stations.

Identifying obstructions and giving warning signals at track crossings.

Monitoring on-board meters and gauges including air pressure, battery charge, amperage, and train speed.

Communicating with traffic control concerning stops, oncoming trains, and delays.

Troubleshooting minor breakdowns.

Performing basic locomotive maintenance when required.

Communication with passengers about delays and unscheduled stops.

Completing reports on delays and breakdowns.

This position offers a complete benefit package, including 401K/ESOP, pension, health, life and dental insurance.

ADM requires the successful completion of a pre-employment drug screen and a background check. 





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ADM is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability and veterans status.

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