HTR - Multiple Positions


Hudson Terminal Railroad Multiple Positions:  
Railcar Mechanic/Inspector and Track Worker

Please view full job descriptions of both positions at on the Careers Tab

Railcar Mechanic/Inspector

HTR is seeking applications for an experienced, full-time Railcar Mechanic/Inspector at the Hudson, Colorado facility to inspect, maintain, troubleshoot and repair of tank cars per the AAR regulations, FRA regulations, HTR Quality Assurance Program and customer requirements.
Responsibilities include: This position requires extensive knowledge & experience in the repairing of railroad tank cars & other railroad rolling stock .Duties include but are not limited to: troubleshooting problems, completing necessary repairs & inspecting all completed work in the shop and yard. 
Documents and maintains paperwork for company according to regulations and customer requirements. Must be self-motivated and capable of working with little or no supervision.
Strong critical thinking skills required.
Must consistently abide by company and industry safety standards.

Salary commensurate with experience.
At least 3 years work experience in railcar repair.
Valid Driver’s License with good driving record.
Valid welding certification or ability to obtain.

Railroad Track Worker

Hudson Terminal Railroad (HTR) is seeking applications for an experienced, full-time Railroad Track Worker at the Hudson, Colorado facility to install new track, maintain existing track, troubleshooting and repair.
Responsibilities include:
•    Ensure compliance with all railroad  rules and regulations for safety, operations and the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA)
•    Participate in group discussions including unit meetings, job briefings, safety meetings or process reviews
•    Remove and replace track and track components (e.g. ties, rails, bars, etc.)
•    Inspect, Replace or repair track switches with specific components
•    Slide and align tie plates
•    Drill and cut rails as needed.
•    Correct deviations in track surface, alignment and gauge
•    Cut rails to specific lengths
•    Receive instructions, requests, orders, and information from posted bulletins, memorandums, rules and regulation manuals
•    Adjust, lift and roll rails
•    Sort track material for loading and unloading
•    Cut brush and vegetation from the right-of-way
•    Spray switches, angle bars and joints with oil for lubrication
•    Operate Backhoe, Tamper, Regulator, and other track equipment.

The position requires a H.S. Diploma/GED and a valid driver’s license with a good driving record for insurability to operate Hudson Terminal Railroad equipment and vehicles.  Minimum of 3 years previous experience in the field or related area. Candidates must pass a pre-employment physical, drug screen and background check. Requires English speaking, reading and writing skills.  
HTR offers a competitive salary with a  comprehensive benefits package. Please submit resumes to: or fax resumes to 970-535-6409.

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