Diesel Engine Mechanics [Mechanical engineering]

Diesel Engine Mechanics

Mechanic – Diesel Engines

Overview:This position is responsible for the inspection, repair and maintenance of the engine and mechanical components on diesel locomotives.

Safety: Comply with company and federal safety rules, policies and procedures to include wearing required safety equipment, responding to safety concerns and taking appropriate action. May be required to handle hazardous materials.

Locomotive Engine Maintenance: Repair running gears such as wheels, springs, hangers, and brake rigging traction motors. Test and repair brake systems, safety appliances, couplers, draft systems, air compressors, safety valves, lube oil pumps filter systems, fuel systems, radiators and shutters. Install, disassemble, assemble, repair or replace locomotive diesel engine components. Perform scheduled and preventative maintenance on tools and equipment.

Inspecting: Inspect locomotive components; diagnose malfunctions in diesel engines, air equipment and trucks.

Salary/Benefits: Journeyman pay rate is approximately $25.10 per hour. Apprentice pay rate is approximately $21.08 per hour. Journeyman status is commensurate with 3 years of related experience and/or training or a current journeyman card. Employees receive an annual benefit package valued at $22, 000. The terms of the collective bargaining agreement shall apply.



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