Sunday , November 26 2023

Norfolk Southern Employment – Machinist

Website Norfolk Southern

Job Description:

Diesel Engine Mechanics (Machinists) work consists of performing inspections and maintenance according to FRA and company regulations, major and minor repairs, overhauls and servicing on all types of locomotives. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is required to stand, walk, and sit for extended periods of time; reach for tools and objects with hands and arms; mount and dismount locomotives; stoop, kneel, or crouch, occasional confined spaces and elevated heights; in shop environments and outside in all weather conditions. The employee must occasionally lift up to 50 pounds and be able to demonstrate how to properly use basic mechanical and pneumatic tools.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Fueling, checking, and changing oil and liquid levels; changing filters for engine air, air compressor, fuel, and lube oil
  • Perform daily and periodic inspections, servicing, and maintenance on diesel-electric locomotives, including but not limited to performing scheduled and preventative maintenance as determined by company policy and FRA regulation;
  • Performs disassembly, repair, replacement, rebuild, re-assembly, installation, adjustment, alignment, and lubrication activities on mechanical equipment
  • Troubleshoot and diagnose diesel engine malfunctions and make required repairs
  • Replacing and maintaining engine components, traction motors, generators, air compressors, wheels, and truck components

Job Requirements:

  • Ability to work independent or with a team
  • Communication Skills (written and oral)
  • Decision Making
  • Basic technical knowledge of diesel mechanics/ repair experience
  • Problem solving and troubleshooting
  • Must be 18 years of age
  • Valid driver’s license

Qualification & Experience:

  • Experience using measuring devices
  • High School diploma or equivalent (GED)
  • Diesel mechanic experience

Job Details:

Company: Norfolk Southern

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Louisville, KY, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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