LaredoRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Laredo jobs

Assistant Roadmaster

Company: Cpkc
Location: Laredo
Posted on: June 5, 2024

Job Description:

Canadian Pacific (CP) and Kansas City Southern (KCS) are now CPKC. As the only truly North American railway, we are making big moves! Drawing on our strong foundations and heritage, CPKC moves essential goods across our 20,000-mile network to support economic growth throughout Canada, the U.S. and Mexico. Be a part of history as we connect a continent and create exciting career opportunities across our new transnational network. Visit to learn about the CPKC advantage, our purpose and culture.PURPOSE OF THE POSITION:Leadership accountability for inputs and outputs of safety, service, productivity and financial metrics. Support the Roadmaster to ensure safe, reliable track infrastructure and cost effective engineering services on the geographic territory to permit the safe and efficient train operations. Provide professional oversight and deliver regulatory compliance for respective geographic territory as required under regulation to ensure safe, compliant infrastructure is maintained.POSITION ACCOUNTABILITIES:Assist the Roadmaster in ensuring the application of CPKC safety practices, policies and procedures by all direct reportsAssist the Roadmaster with the delivery of specified safety, compliance, service, and financial outputs/results expected within their geographic territory, and implements work processes changes that achieve continuous improvementDirects, coordinates, and/or implements emergency response to service interruptions for geographical territory and maintains/executes seasonal plans related to winter, spring/flood, and fireAssists Roadmaster with the management of employees within the Terms of the Collective Agreement and assists in handling disputes and grievancesEstablishes/maintains cross functional relationships within their geographic territory and ensures clear cross functional working relationships between all direct reportsAssists Roadmaster with current year execution and assists with gathering information for annual/multiyear capital planning prioritiesMonitors quality assurance of TP&E projectsPOSITION REQUIREMENTS:Ability to drill down, understand root cause and resolve complex issuesHigh school graduation or (GED) General Equivalency Diploma is required; post-secondary education and training an assetKnowledge of Collective Agreement languageMinimum of 5 years experience in Engineering Department as Foreman and/or Supervisory experience is preferredProven ability to communicate effectively both verbally and writtenDemonstrated capability to apply relevant knowledge and technical skills to monitor adherence to CPKC policies and standards as well as regulatory requirementsCapability to develop and manage a project plan/scheduleA functional understanding that includes, but is not limited to:Red Book of Track RequirementsGeneral Code of Operating RulesRoadway Worker ProtectionSafety Rules and Recommended Practices for ES employeesFRA Part 213Basic computer use ( Word and Excel)People leadershipAbility to influence peers, cross functional co-managers and leadership teamWHAT CPKC HAS TO OFFER:Flexible and competitive benefits packageEmployer Funded Retirement PlanEmployee Share Purchase PlanPerformance Incentive ProgramAnnual Fitness SubsidyPart-time Studies ProgramADDITIONAL INFORMATION:As an employer with North American presence, the possibility does exist that the location of your position may be changed based on organizational requirements.Medical Requirements:CPKC 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 checkReference checkEducation verificationLast 3 years of driving historyLast 7 years of employment history; includes militarySocial Security number verificationManagement Conductor Program:Becoming a qualified conductor or locomotive engineer is the single best way for a management employee to learn the business at CPKC. You may be required to obtain a certification or to maintain your current certification/qualification as a conductor or locomotive engineer.CPKC is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, inclusive of protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.Req ID: 102352Department: EngineeringJob Type: Full-TimePosition Type: Non-UnionLocation: Laredo, TexasCountry: United States% of Travel: 70-80%# of Positions: 1Job Grade: Level 5Job Available to: Internal & Externalby Jobble

Keywords: Cpkc, Laredo , Assistant Roadmaster, Other , Laredo, Texas

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Texas jobs by following @recnetTX on Twitter!

Laredo RSS job feeds