Why AMTRAK

Delivering intercity transportation with superior safety, customer services

Delivering intercity transportation with superior safety, customer services

Why AMTRAK

Delivering intercity transportation with superior safety, customer services

Delivering intercity transportation with superior safety, customer services

Why AMTRAK

Delivering intercity transportation with superior safety, customer services

Delivering intercity transportation with superior safety, customer services

Why AMTRAK

Delivering intercity transportation with superior safety, customer services

Delivering intercity transportation with superior safety, customer services

Why AMTRAK

Delivering intercity transportation with superior safety, customer services

Delivering intercity transportation with superior safety, customer services

Our Vision

We will deliver industry-leading safety and operational performance and consistent and courteous customer service.​

Amtrak is the nation’s intercity passenger rail operator and infrastructure provider. We provide safe, efficient and effective intercity passenger rail mobility, consisting of friendly high-quality service that is trip-time competitive with other intercity travel options.​

Our Values

We will lead the industry in safety, error-free operations and security.​

We will be relentlessly committed to customer service;​ Foster open and honest communication that embraces and encourages change, innovation and employee involvement; Treat one another respectfully and recognize colleagues’ contributions.​

We need YOU to succeed!

A UNIQUE AMERICAN SUCCESS STORY

Amtrak employees drive the performance needed to make us the country’s first intercity travel choice. We’re continuously improving by leveraging the expertise of the best people in the industry: our employees.

With more than 20,000 diverse, energetic professionals across fields in the US, it is our commitment to our culture, diversity, and inclusive behavior that serves as the foundation for our high performance. We are actively seeking qualified, dedicated professionals to join our team.

Culture at Amtrak

OUR CULTURE

Many of our long tenured employees began their careers at Amtrak, because promoting from within is a big part of how we grow as a company. Our culture is based on collaboration because the best work gets done together. Working here is a fun and challenging experience, with plenty of benefits, rewards, and respect. We are America’s Railroad, and we recognize that our success depends on the diverse talent, skills and experience of our employees. They reflect the nation we serve.

Culture at Amtrak
Culture at Amtrak
Culture at Amtrak

OUR CULTURE

Many of our long tenured employees began their careers at Amtrak, because promoting from within is a big part of how we grow as a company. Our culture is based on collaboration because the best work gets done together. Working here is a fun and challenging experience, with plenty of benefits, rewards, and respect. We are America’s Railroad, and we recognize that our success depends on the diverse talent, skills and experience of our employees. They reflect the nation we serve.

Forbes 2018 America's Best Employers Award
Approved STEM Jobs Employer 2017 - 2018 Award
Military Times 2018 Best For Vets Award
Military Friendly 2018 Award

BENEFITS AT AMTRAK:
A WIDE RANGE OF REWARDS ARE AVAILABLE TO OUR EMPLOYEES

We want your work at Amtrak to be more than just a job. We want it to be an experience with challenging and rewarding opportunities, competitive pay and fantastic benefits. Our rewards ensure you’re supported not only in your professional life, but your personal one too.

Rail Privileges

We want your work at Amtrak to be more than just a job

We want your work at Amtrak to be more than just a job You, your spouse and eligible dependents are entitled to unlimited rail transportation on Amtrak, in addition to discounts from other travel industry providers.

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Vacation

A generous amount of paid time away

Amtrak vacation and holiday benefits give you a generous amount of paid time away from work each year. Please note the difference in benefits for our agreement and non-agreement employees.

FAMILY & MEDICAL LEAVE

Eligibility for up to 12 weeks of leave per year

You may be eligible for up to 12 weeks of leave every 12 months to use for different medical reasons, from illness to care of your newborn or newly adopted child.

Health & Wellness

Eligibility for up to 12 weeks of leave per year

Amtrak offers a variety of health and wellness benefit choices for all of employees, spouses, dependents and life partners. You can choose from: Medical, Every Day Wellness, Vision, Dental, and Prescription Drug

Tax Free Accounts

Options for all employees to save money

--Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs) — Health Care FSA — Dependent Care FSA Parking Commuter Reimbursement Account Transit Commuter Reimbursement Account

401(K)

A variety of investment options

The Amtrak 401(k) plan provides you with a variety of investment options to help you save money for retirement.

Retirement

Higher retirement benefits for you

Federal law provides that railroad employees pay taxes under the Railroad Retirement Tax Act (RRTA) rather than the Social Security Act, providing you with a higher retirement benefit.

Education Assistance

Contine your learning and expand your knowledge

After six months of service, we may provide financial assistance if you wish to pursue a formal course of study for professional development.

Employee Assistance

We want to help you and your family to the fullest extent possible

You may be eligible for up to 12 weeks of leave every 12 months to use for different medical reasons, from illness to care of your newborn or newly adopted child.

What is it like to be an Amtrak employee?

Ever wonder what it is like to work at Amtrak? We employ a diverse workforce of over 20,000 people, and we don't all work on trains - but we do all work together to keep America's Railroad running! Hear from our employees themselves - what they do, how they got to where they are, and what their advice is if you're interested in joining #TeamAmtrak!

What is it like to be an Amtrak employee?

Ever wonder what it is like to work at Amtrak? We employ a diverse workforce of over 20,000 people, and we don't all work on trains - but we do all work together to keep America's Railroad running! Hear from our employees themselves - what they do, how they got to where they are, and what their advice is if you're interested in joining #TeamAmtrak!

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