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Assistant Production Engineer - 90193761 - New York

New York, NY 10007

Your success is a train ride away.

Amtrak connects businesses and communities across the country and we move Americas workforce toward the future. We employ more than 20,000 diverse, energetic professionals in a variety of career fields throughout the United States. The safety of our passengers, our employees, the public and our operating environment is our priority and the success of our railroad is the result of our employees.

Are you ready to join our team?

This position has the responsibility assisting leading the Maintenance of Way group by overseeing the operation, construction, and maintenance of the track infrastructure ensuring compliance with all FRA and Amtrak standards for the Independent Track North.
Provides technical, logistical and administrative support to the Manager Engineering Production for the safe and efficient management of the New York Independent Track North

Enforcing ARASA and BMWE union agreements including discipline where appropriate and grievance handling
Responsible for the compliance of all FRA track required testing and maintenance.
Schedules departmental employees safety, technical training, and required physical examinations
Distributes all Track Maintenance letters to pertinent Maintenance of Way employees and is responsible for field compliance.
Assists Maintenance of Way field employees in handling problems encountered during maintenance and construction projects.
Conduct quality inspection upon project completion
Assistings in managing and coordinating the current maintenance of way workforce for the New York Independent Track North.
Responsible for coordinating and participating in all field inspections.
Ensures adequate track materials are available and ensures cost effective materials management of same

Bachelor's degree or equivalent combination of education, training and/or relevant experience required.

6 years relevant work experience required.

Supervisory experience with experience in all phases of track maintenance, and construction.
Knowledge of railroad operations and Amtrak divisional operating process and procedures related to CETC and track usage.
Demonstrated skills using PC-based spreadsheet (Microsoft Excel, Access); Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, and Outlook.
Qualified or have the ability to be qualified in MW1000, NORAC, RWP, AMT 2, applicable FRA rules & regulations

Must be computer literate and have excellent communication skills to deal with all levels of employees


8+ years relevant work experience preferred.

Bachelor's degree in Engineering or related field preferred.

Experience with track maintenance and construction to ensure compliance with Federal and Amtraks standards governing railroad track systems. Demonstrated experience with track systems in both maintenance and construction.
Effective writing, effective presentations, conducting meetings, conducting interviews, supervisory skills, advanced management and leadership, interpersonal communications, handling employee injuries, conducting investigations, PPE.

Must have excellent oral and written communication skills.

Requisition ID:66901
Posting Location(s):New York
Job Family/Function:Engineering
Relocation Offered:Yes
Travel Requirements:Up to 25%

Amtrak employees power our progress through their performance.

We want your work at Amtrak to be more than a job we want it to be a fulfilling experience where you find challenging and rewarding opportunities, respect among colleagues, competitive pay, benefits that protect you and your family and a high performance culture that recognizes and values your contributions and helps you reach your career goals.

All positions require pre-employment background check verification, a pre-employment drug screen and proof of full vaccination against COVID -19. Amtrak is committed to a safe workplace free of drugs and alcohol and performs pre-employment substance abuse testing. Marijuana, notwithstanding any statute, ordinance, regulation, or other law that legalizes or decriminalizes the use or possession of marijuana, whether for medical, recreational, or other use. Candidates who engage in the usage of marijuana will not be qualified for hire. Successful applicants for employment with Amtrak must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by the date of hire as a condition of employment, subject to requests for accommodation. Fully vaccinated means 14 days have elapsed since receiving the second dose of the Pfizer or Moderna vaccine or 14 days since receiving the Johnson & Johnson vaccine.

In accordance with DOT regulations (49 CFR 40.25), Amtrak is required to obtain prior drug and alcohol testing records for applicants/employees intending to perform safety-sensitive duties for covered Department of Transportation positions. If an applicant/employee refuses to provide written consent for Amtrak to obtain these records, the individual will not be permitted to perform safety-sensitive functions.

Note that any education requirement listed above may be deemed satisfied if you have an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

Amtrak is an EOE/Affirmative Action Minority/Female employer, and we welcome all to apply. We consider candidates regardless of race/color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth and related conditions), national origin/ethnicity, age, disability (intellectual, mental and physical), veteran status, marital status, ancestry, sexual orientation, gender identity and gender expression, genetic information, citizenship or any other personal characteristics protected by law.

POSTING NOTES: Engineering|| Engineering & Mechanical



  • Transportation
Posted: 2021-09-14 Expires: 2021-10-14

Amtrak, the national rail operator, connects America in safer, greener and healthier ways. With 21,000 route miles in 46 states, the District of Columbia and three Canadian provinces, Amtrak operates more than 300 trains each day — at speeds up to 150 mph — to more than 500 destinations. Amtrak is the operator of choice for state-supported corridor services in 17 states and for four commuter rail agencies.

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