Do you have railcar repair, welding or carman experience? Are you ready to start your career with a rapidly growing company? Apply at Bucyrus Railcar Repair LLC as a Railcar Repairman Carman Welder at one of our AAR Mechanical Running Repair locations.


· Ensure compliance with all railroad rules and regulations for safety, operations, and the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) and OSHA

· Weld and touch up paint

· Cut metal, sandblast, replace doors and general car construction

· Inspect car components for compliance with FRA, Association of American Railroads (AAR)

· Identify or analyze defective components and indicate the necessary corrective action

· Inspect and salvage parts from dismantled and/or scrapped cars

· Inspect and apply end-of-train device and perform airbrake tests

· Clean, lubricate and maintain tie-down devices and other special equipment on railroad cars

· Remove and replace couplers, draft gears and yokes

· Inspect, replace and/or repair gaskets, air hose, train line, bulkhead and other interior load restraining equipment.

· Straighten or fabricate, then replace steel parts such as: grab irons, handholds, ladders, brackets, steps and patching components


· Minimum Qualifications

· High School Diploma/GED

· 18 years of age

· Valid Driver’s License

· Mechanical experience & aptitude

· One-year mechanical work experience or training

· One or more years of welding and fabrication experience

Physical Requirements

· Heavy work, lifting up to 50 pounds occasionally and up to 85 pounds with assistance

· Stoop/bend/kneel/crouch/balance/climb on an occasional basis

· Walking long distances over uneven terrain

· Demonstrate auditory and visual acuity/tracking/inspection

· Ability to work outside in all weather conditions

· Ability to work at elevated heights with company provided PPE

· Must pass a respirator fit test if performing work that requires respiratory protection (not required at all sites)

Employment Conditions

· Work safely to prevent on the job accidents and injuries

· Wear PPE designated for position

· Must pass a post-offer drug screen

· Must pass a background screening

Bucyrus Railcar Repair LLC is part of the Cathcart Rail LLC family of companies with locations throughout Ohio, West Virginia, Illinois, Arkansas, Iowa, Florida, Mississippi, Pennsylvania and North Carolina.

We offer medical, dental, vision and life insurance as well as a 401(k) plan.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer

Job Type: Full-time


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Vision insurance


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Pay Frequency:

  • Bi weekly or Twice monthly

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