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Technician, Heritage Locomotive - Canadian Pacific Railway - Canada - Alberta - Calgary
•Req ID: 45604
•Department: Corporate Affairs
•Job Type: Full-Time
•Position Type: Non-Union
•Location: Calgary, Alberta
•% of Travel: 40-50%
•# of Positions: 1.00
•Job Grade: $45.49 per hour
•Job Available to: Internal & External
•Deadline to apply: 02/29/2016
Canadian Pacific (TSX:CP)(NYSE:CP) is a transcontinental railway in Canada and the United States with direct links to eight major ports, including Vancouver and Montreal, providing North American customers a competitive rail service with access to key markets in every corner of the globe. CP is growing with its customers, offering a suite of freight transportation services, logistics solutions and supply chain expertise. Visit cpr.ca to see the rail advantages of Canadian Pacific.
PURPOSE OF THE POSITION:
You will be required to manage all facets of mechanical operations relating to the heritage fleet, specific accountability for mechanical operations of heritage locomotives (F-series, B Unit, Steam Train). Locomotive Engineer on excursions utilizing the 2816 Empress Steam locomotive. Act as Train Manager (Operations) on heritage excursions with heritage fleet.
•Plan, organize, direct and monitor maintenance and repair of power cars and diesel locomotives in public, executive and public relations train service (F series, B Unit, 2816 H1B Steam);
•Organize timing, logistics and readiness of all aspects of locomotive and power equipment preparedness, especially at the start and finish of excursion events;
•Implement standards and policies for safety and operating compliance of heritage train maintenance and movement including the safe operation of shop machinery (i.e.: lathes, milling machines, boring mills, iron workers, fork lifts, and cranes);
•Operation and regular maintenance of the CPR 2816 Empress Steam Locomotive; annual inspection planning, assistance and oversight. Safely operating CPR 2816 as the Locomotive Engineer in charge during mainline steam excursions. Training of locomotive firemen;
•Assist with heavy passenger equipment overhauls and routine maintenance of the Heritage Fleet locomotives and Heritage passenger cars. Organization of maintenance schedules on Canadian Pacific passenger equipment and CPR 2816 support equipment (i.e.: tool car, auxiliary tender);
•Train Manager (Operations) responsible for safe road movement of heritage fleet including liaison with the NMC to review scheduling priorities, staging locations; crew job briefings/job aids; mechanical services etc.;
•Oversee field operations crews and switching operations of equipment in the terminal and at the CPR Pavilion;
•Maintain effective liaison with Manager Heritage Car, RCP hospitality team, Manager Heritage Locomotive, CPR Mechanical Services, Field Operations, Public Affairs, Regulatory Affairs, NMC ,RCP and corporate customers.
•High School Graduate;
•Post-secondary education in Mechanical Engineering is an asset;
•Minimum 5 years’ experience with railway equipment maintenance;
•Minimum 5 years’ experience with heritage locomotive maintenance. Must include experience with large mainline boilers;
•Comprehensive understanding of railway operations; Knowledge of Transport Canada, AAR and FRA rules, regulations and recommended practices;
•Railway Rules Qualified, D card, radio trained;
•You will be required to obtained Class 1 Locomotive Engineer qualification in both Canada & US;
•Analytical and critical thinking; problem solving;
•Demonstrated communication skills to discern problems, explore and resolve solutions with technical and non-technical stakeholders;
•Ability to work appropriately with all levels of corporate executive and/or well-known/celebrity guests;
•Demonstrated high level of respect, discretion and confidentiality.
As an employer with national presence, the possibility does exist that the location of your position may be changed based on organizational requirements.
CP is committed to the safety and health of its employees and the general public. This position is considered a safety critical position; all new hires will be required to complete a pre-employment medical evaluation that includes a vision, hearing, drug screening and pre-employment physical.
The successful candidate will need to successfully complete the following clearances:
Criminal history check
This is a permanent, full-time position located at the Building #11, 7550 Ogden Dale Road Calgary Alberta T2C 4X9. The compensation for this position is $45.49 per hour, consistent with industry and position norms. Canadian Pacific offers a competitive flexible benefits package (Extended Health, Dental, Defined Contribution Pension Plan, Life & Disability Insurance, Employee Share Purchase Plan)
Any questions regarding this opportunity can be directed to the Employment Centre firstname.lastname@example.org or (403) 319-6524
Canadian Pacific Headquarters are located at 7550 Ogden Dale Rd SE Calgary, AB T2C 4X9
Canadian Pacific is an equal opportunity employer committed to the principles of employment equity and inclusion. We welcome applications from all qualified individuals. All applicant information will be managed in accordance with the federal Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act ("PIPEDA").
Please note that only those applicants that apply online at www.cpr.ca/en/careers (Req #45604) before February 29, 2016 will be considered for this position.