Railway Carman/woman - Railcare

Date Posted: Jul 21, 2022

Job Detail

  • Location:
    Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
  • Company:





  • Secondary (high) school graduation certificate


Will train

Work Site Environment

  • Noisy
  • Dusty



  • Inspect interior and exterior components of freight passenger and urban transit rail cars to determine defects and extent of wear and damage
  • Read blueprints and electrical schematics
  • Repair defective or damaged metal and wood components
  • Repair and install railway car parts
  • Test and adjust parts
  • Repair and maintain electrical and electronic controls for propulsion and braking systems
  • Perform and document routine maintenance

Additional Information

Security and Safety

  • Basic security clearance
  • Criminal record check
  • Drivers validity licence check

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Physically demanding
  • Bending crouching kneeling
  • Manual dexterity

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Steel-toed safety boots

Personal Suitability

  • Team player


Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Disability benefits
  • Health care plan
  • Paramedical services coverage
  • Vision care benefits

Financial benefits

  • As per collective agreement

Long term benefits

  • Group insurance benefits
  • Life insurance
  • Registered retirement savings plan (RRSP)

Other benefits

  • Free parking available
  • Wellness program

Additional requirements

Screening questions

  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?