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Title: Ballast Technician-Canada
Company: Herzog Railroad Services


Herzog Railroad Services of Canada is currently taking applications for  Ballast Train Technicians.  This exceptional career opportunity is ideally suited for a motivated individual who will be part of an industry leading technology based team that provides a unique and specialized service to our customers.  This position is paid a very competitive annual salary, a very generous per diem while traveling and a company health benefits package is also included. Each technician is supplied with a company vehicle and mobile phone. Our technicians travel throughout Canada during our busy work season from Spring time to early/mid Fall and have minimal if any travel during the Winter season. Our technicians must have the ability to travel to the US to our Corporate head office for training purposes.

At Herzog we go the extra mile to meet our customers’ needs and we are looking for individuals who are interested in being part of an industry leading team that is constantly working at improving our ability to provide top notch service for our clients.  If you are interested in a career with Herzog see below for more information and to apply.

Herzog Railroad Services of Canada encompasses a wide range of railroad service needs with a focus on ensuring safe and reliable railways for the public and for the movement of goods and services.  Our breadth of experience and exposure has given us the skills and knowledge to give customers and owners what they want.  This experience, coupled with a highly qualified team of leading industry professionals, has provided us the capacity to solve complex projects in challenging operating environments.

Herzog’s top level commitment to the safety of our employees, customers and the communities we serve has resulted in a more cost effective and competitive organization. Herzog has been recognized and received numerous awards for outstanding safety performance.

Candidates will receive pay during their free training period (approximately 4-7 weeks

Herzog is committed to the safety of our employees, customers and the communities we serve.

Description of responsibilities


Duties include, but are not limited to;


·             Survey track with specially designed software.


·             Unload ballast from trains using dump software.


·             Maintain ballast cars. 


·             Must be self-motivated.






·         Background Check.


·         Physical and Drug Screening.


·         Basic hand tools and mechanical ability required.


·         Experience with computers, hydraulics, and electrical systems are a plus, but not required.


·         Extensive travel throughout Canada is required.


Along with competitive compensation and travel allowance Herzog provides a supplemental benefits package. For more information and to apply online visit (careers tab)

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Herzog Railroad Services of Canada, Ltd. is an equal equity employer.

Job Posted: 1 Week Old
Position: Full Time
Education: High School
Start Date: Not Specified
Salary: Unspecified
Job Reference: 3933
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