Laborer / Skilled Trades

Laborers and tradespeople are an integral part of Amtrak’s workforce as part of our Mechanical and Engineering teams. Your skills are critical to the safety of our passengers and employees and the reliability of the service we provide.

Mechanical employees are responsible for inspection, testing, maintenance, repair and overhaul of more than 2,000 passenger cars, locomotives, and switch engines. Members of the mechanical team work to enhance the customer experience by creating and implementing an efficient maintenance program that consistently provides safe, clean and reliable passenger rolling stock equipment and components that comply with various regulatory and Amtrak maintenance and quality standards.

Job opportunities in the mechanical workforce encompass a full range of mechanical crafts including electricians, machinists, car repair and sheet metal workers, fuel truck drivers, motor equipment operators, and boilermakers/welders in three major back shops and 12 terminals and maintenance yards throughout the United States.

Engineering employees are part of a team that plans, designs, constructs, operates and maintains the only high-speed railroad in North America. These projects are mission critical to the safety of our passengers and employees, and the reliability of the service we provide.

Career opportunities in our engineering workforce encompass a full range of engineering crafts including lineman, helpers (communications and Signals trainees), trackmen, substation electricians, and bridges and building (B&B) mechanics, and more.

Amtrak is a 24/7 operation, and mechanical and engineering employees work various shifts (including nights, weekends, and holidays). Our business never sleeps.

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Coach Cleaner - 90056015 - Richmond
Coach Cleaner - 90056015 - Richmond Richmond, VA, US, 23228 Dec 3, 2021
Richmond, VA, US, 23228 Dec 3, 2021
Trackman Trainee - 90303578 - Providence
Trackman Trainee - 90303578 - Providence Providence, RI, US, 02904 Dec 3, 2021
Providence, RI, US, 02904 Dec 3, 2021
Motor Equip Opr - 90009542 - Miami
Motor Equip Opr - 90009542 - Miami Miami, FL, US, 33147 Dec 2, 2021
Miami, FL, US, 33147 Dec 2, 2021
Trackman (New Hire) - 90302538 - Groton
Trackman (New Hire) - 90302538 - Groton Groton, CT, US, 06340 Nov 30, 2021
Groton, CT, US, 06340 Nov 30, 2021
Trackman Trainee - 90302807 - New Haven
Trackman Trainee - 90302807 - New Haven New Haven, CT, US, 06519 Nov 30, 2021
New Haven, CT, US, 06519 Nov 30, 2021
Lrge Equipmt Oprt - 90297857 - Beech Grove
Lrge Equipmt Oprt - 90297857 - Beech Grove Beech Grove, IN, US, 46107 Nov 29, 2021
Beech Grove, IN, US, 46107 Nov 29, 2021
High Speed Spvr Tech - 90156529 - Boston
High Speed Spvr Tech - 90156529 - Boston Boston, MA, US, 02118 Nov 28, 2021
Boston, MA, US, 02118 Nov 28, 2021
Stationary Engineer - 90303100 - Chicago
Stationary Engineer - 90303100 - Chicago Chicago, IL, US, 60607 Nov 26, 2021
Chicago, IL, US, 60607 Nov 26, 2021
B&B Mechanic - 90303104 - Boston
B&B Mechanic - 90303104 - Boston Boston, MA, US, 02118 Nov 26, 2021
Boston, MA, US, 02118 Nov 26, 2021
Helper - New Hire - 90303111 - Rensselaer
Helper - New Hire - 90303111 - Rensselaer Rensselaer, NY, US, 12144 Nov 26, 2021
Rensselaer, NY, US, 12144 Nov 26, 2021
B&B Mechanic - 90303115 - New Haven
B&B Mechanic - 90303115 - New Haven New Haven, CT, US, 06519 Nov 26, 2021
New Haven, CT, US, 06519 Nov 26, 2021
B&B Mechanic - 90303117 - Providence
B&B Mechanic - 90303117 - Providence Providence, RI, US, 02904 Nov 26, 2021
Providence, RI, US, 02904 Nov 26, 2021
B&B Mechanic - 90303107 - Groton
B&B Mechanic - 90303107 - Groton Groton, CT, US, 06340 Nov 26, 2021
Groton, CT, US, 06340 Nov 26, 2021
Foreman III - 90286718 - Wilmington
Foreman III - 90286718 - Wilmington Wilmington, DE, US, 19802 Nov 24, 2021
Wilmington, DE, US, 19802 Nov 24, 2021
Foreman III - 90297824 - Washington
Foreman III - 90297824 - Washington Washington, DC, US, 20018 Nov 24, 2021
Washington, DC, US, 20018 Nov 24, 2021
Helper - New Hire - 90299973 - Linden
Helper - New Hire - 90299973 - Linden Linden, NJ, US, 07036 Nov 24, 2021
Linden, NJ, US, 07036 Nov 24, 2021
B&B Mechanic - 90300000 - Long Island City
B&B Mechanic - 90300000 - Long Island City Long Island City, NY, US, 11101 Nov 24, 2021
Long Island City, NY, US, 11101 Nov 24, 2021
High Speed Spvr Tech - 90104767 - Washington
High Speed Spvr Tech - 90104767 - Washington Washington, DC, US, 20018 Nov 24, 2021
Washington, DC, US, 20018 Nov 24, 2021
Foreman - 90272467 - Long Island City
Foreman - 90272467 - Long Island City Long Island City, NY, US, 11101 Nov 24, 2021
Long Island City, NY, US, 11101 Nov 24, 2021
Carmen Journeymen Ful - 90059566 - Philadelphia
Carmen Journeymen Ful - 90059566 - Philadelphia Philadelphia, PA, US, 19104 Nov 24, 2021
Philadelphia, PA, US, 19104 Nov 24, 2021
TRACKMAN - 90297664 - Jackson
TRACKMAN - 90297664 - Jackson Jackson, MI, US, 49201 Nov 24, 2021
Jackson, MI, US, 49201 Nov 24, 2021
Equipment Repairman - 90303097 - Niles
Equipment Repairman - 90303097 - Niles Niles, MI, US, 49120 Nov 24, 2021
Niles, MI, US, 49120 Nov 24, 2021
Substation Trainee - 90303127 - Groton
Substation Trainee - 90303127 - Groton Groton, CT, US, 06340 Nov 24, 2021
Groton, CT, US, 06340 Nov 24, 2021
Lineman Trainee - 90303124 - Boston
Lineman Trainee - 90303124 - Boston Boston, MA, US, 02118 Nov 24, 2021
Boston, MA, US, 02118 Nov 24, 2021
Lineman Trainee - 90303130 - Hamden
Lineman Trainee - 90303130 - Hamden Hamden, CT, US, 06517 Nov 24, 2021
Hamden, CT, US, 06517 Nov 24, 2021