Railroad Jobs in the Valley

A wide range of railroad related jobs are available in the Pioneer Valley at locations in Deerfield, Palmer, Springfield, Westfield, and West Springfield.

The listing below summarizes the railroad jobs that are typically available.

For the most recently listing of jobs checkout the company’s website (listed below) or search for “railroad jobs” on the Indeed job search engine.

 

Railroads

Amtrak

Location | Springfield, Mass.

Recently advertised jobs
Assistant Passenger Conductor Trainee
Coach Cleaner
Passenger Conductor Trainee (10/2018)
Passenger Engineer Trainee
Ticket Clerk

Current job listings
jobs.amtrak.com/search

 


CSX

Location | West Springfield, Mass.

Recently advertised jobs
Freight Conductor (9/2018)
Track Worker – Maintenance of Way
Roadmaster

Current local job listings
csx.taleo.net/careersection

 


New England Central Railroad (see note)

Location| Palmer, Mass.

Recently advertised jobs
Asst. Vice President – Mechanical
Conductor (11/2018)
Director, Engineering
Track Laborer (9/2018)
Roadmaster

Current job listings
gwrr.silkroad.com/epostings

Note | NECR is a subsidiary of Genesee & Wyoming

 


Pan Am Railways

Locations | Deerfield and East Deerfield, Mass.

Recently advertised jobs
Certified Locomotive Engineers
Diesel Locomotive Electrician
Freight Conductor
Trainmaster
Assistant Signalman

Current job listings
panamrailways.com/careers

 


Pioneer Valley Railroad (see note)

Location | Westfield, Mass.

Recently advertised jobs
Fork Lift Operator (11/2018)
Mechanical Supervisor (11/2018)
Roadmaster (11/2018)
Trainman (11/2018)
Warehouse Team Leader (11/2018)

Current job listings
pinsly.com/employment

Note | PVRR is a subsidiary of the Pinsly Railroad Company

 



Other Companies

CRRC MA (rail car manufacturer)

Location | Springfield, Mass.

Recently advertised jobs
Accounts Payable Clerk (9/2018)
Buyer/Expediter
Configuration Control Engineer (9/2018)
Electrical Assembler (11/2018)
Electrical Supervisor
Field Services Inspector
Field Service Manager
IS Systems Analyst II
Manufacturing Engineer (11/2018)
Materials Planner (9/2018)
Mechanical Assembler (11/2018)
Procurement Specialist (9/2018)
Production Planner Scheduler
Quality Inspector (11/2018)
Quality Inspector, Receiving Inspector
Technical Translator
Test Technician (11/2018)

Current job listings
crrcma.appone.com

 

Progress Rail Services (a railroad services supplier)

Location | Palmer Mass.

Recently advertised jobs
Carman (11/2018)

Current job listing
careers.progressrail.com

 

RailWorks (a railroad construction contractor)

Location | Westfield, Mass.

Recently advertised jobs
Tamper Operator (10/2018)
Truck Driver
Track Foreman (9/2018)
Laborer (9/2018)
Heavy Equipment Operator (9/2018)

Current job listings
railworks.jobs/massachusetts/usa/jobs

 


Training

Railroad Engineering Technology
Gateway Community College | New Haven, Ct.

Gateway Community College offers an Associate in Science Degree in Railroad Engineering Technology with two options: Electromechanical and Signaling/Communications.

The program prepares students for employment on the railroad in such careers as Signal Maintainer, Lineman, Radio Maintainer, Communications Technician, Conductor, Electrician, Carman, and Train Dispatcher.

 


Further reading

“AT WORK: Train conductor for the new Hartford Line”
By Ashley Kus | FOX61 News | June 16, 2018

 

 

Page last updated: November 11, 2018
Page last reviewed: May 1, 2018