Posted: Tuesday, March 14, 2017 10:49 AM
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The Management Trainee (MT) Program is specifically designed to develop leaders that will drive the future of our organization. This program begins with a two week orientation at our corporate headquarters in Fort Worth, Texas. During this time, MTs receive a company overview, interact with company leaders, and develop skills for a successful career. Additional training will vary by department. With hard work, the desire to learn, and the ability to develop relationships, career opportunities are endless.
The Operations Management Trainee position is a leadership role at BNSF Railway. These individuals lead a diverse workgroup to safely and efficiently accomplish work assignments and goals that are in line with the companys vision.
Work Location:System Wide
Anticipated Start Date:
January and June 2017
Applicants will be notified via e:mail regarding potential interviews, testing, and hiring events for this position. Please check your e:mail on a daily basis.
RELOCATION: A candidate can be relocated to any location across the BNSF system (see System Map on :a:bnsf). An ideal candidate should be very flexible regarding location. Work assignment could place a Management Trainee anywhere on BNSFs operating system. The training location might differ from the permanent location at the conclusion of training.
PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Management Trainees will be assigned to a mechanical facility at any location on the BNSF system.
Training for Mechanical Management Trainees is a year:long program. This opportunity begins with a two:week comprehensive orientation at BNSF Corporate Headquarters in Fort Worth, Texas. Following orientation, the trainee will complete two weeks at the BNSF Technical Training Center (TTC) in Overland Park, Kansas for safety and technical training. The remainder of the program is completed in the field and Technical Training Center.
Overall, the trainee will learn to manage mechanical shop and field operations, work on projects, and prepare for a field operations supervisory position.
Upon completion of training, key responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
:Directly supervise shop craft employees to safely execute terminal or shop operating plan.
:Ensure labor and equipment is positioned to inspect, test and repair equipment to meet the needs of the daily plan.
:Prepare and conduct job safety briefings with all employees.
:Provide periodic updates to General Foreman to ensure daily plan requirements are met.
:Schedule repairs away from terminal to ensure equipment is returned to service quickly.
:Provide technical support to apprentice employees.
:Provide information to assess equipment damage and derailment recovery processes.
:Ensure compliance with BNSF's employment policies, safety rules, scheduled agreements and Association of American Railroads (AAR)/Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) regulations.
:Conduct operational testing to support safety action plans.
***This role is a management role in which individuals will be expected to lead others in the maintenance and inspection of locomotives and freight cars. This role does not involve design of railcars, locomotives or other equipment.
:Indoors and outdoors on a regular basis.
:Environment requires personal protective equipment, hard hat, safety glasses, and gloves.
HOURS OF WORK:
:Hours are irregular with a minimum of 40 hours per week.
:Schedule involves nights, weekends, and holidays, as BNSF is a 24 x 7 work environment.
:Cumulative GPA of 2.75 or above for Engineering majors OR cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above for Non:Engineering majors.
A Bachelor's degree from an accredited university.
:Less than three (3) years of work experience. When calculating work experience, EXCLUDE internships or p
• Location: Fort Worth
• Post ID: 48831314 fortworth