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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Foreman III - 90351850 - Wilmington
Foreman III - 90351850 - Wilmington Wilmington, Delaware, US, 19802 Feb 3, 2023
Wilmington, Delaware, US, 19802 Feb 3, 2023
Coach Cleaner - 90031157 - Sanford
Coach Cleaner - 90031157 - Sanford Sanford, Florida, US, 32771 Feb 3, 2023
Sanford, Florida, US, 32771 Feb 3, 2023
M/W Repairman (Heavy Equipment Mechanic) (New Hire) - 90296220 - Wilmington, DE Wilmington, Delaware, US, 19802 Feb 3, 2023
Carmen Journeymen - 90040267 - Rensselaer
Carmen Journeymen - 90040267 - Rensselaer Rensselaer, New York, US, 12144 Feb 3, 2023
Rensselaer, New York, US, 12144 Feb 3, 2023
Sheetmetal Worker Journeyman - 90337168 - Bear
Sheetmetal Worker Journeyman - 90337168 - Bear Bear, Delaware, US, 19701 Feb 3, 2023
Bear, Delaware, US, 19701 Feb 3, 2023
Carmen Journeymen - 90011088 - Boston/ Sign-on Bonus Available
Carmen Journeymen - 90011088 - Boston/ Sign-on Bonus Available Boston, Massachusetts, US, 02118 Feb 3, 2023
Boston, Massachusetts, US, 02118 Feb 3, 2023
Sheetmetal Worker - 90351860 - Niagara Falls - Sign on Bonus Available
Sheetmetal Worker - 90351860 - Niagara Falls - Sign on Bonus Available Niagara Falls, New York, US, 14305 Feb 2, 2023
Niagara Falls, New York, US, 14305 Feb 2, 2023
Coach Cleaner - 90351855 - Rensselaer
Coach Cleaner - 90351855 - Rensselaer Rensselaer, New York, US, 12144 Feb 2, 2023
Rensselaer, New York, US, 12144 Feb 2, 2023
Boilermaker - 90337223 - Rensselaer
Boilermaker - 90337223 - Rensselaer Rensselaer, New York, US, 12144 Feb 2, 2023
Rensselaer, New York, US, 12144 Feb 2, 2023
High Speed Rail Carman Technician - 90348169 - Long Island City
High Speed Rail Carman Technician - 90348169 - Long Island City Long Island City, New York, US, 11101 Feb 2, 2023
Long Island City, New York, US, 11101 Feb 2, 2023
High Speed Rail Electrician Technician - 90348279 - Long Island City
High Speed Rail Electrician Technician - 90348279 - Long Island City Long Island City, New York, US, 11101 Feb 2, 2023
Long Island City, New York, US, 11101 Feb 2, 2023
High Speed Rail Machinist Technician - 90348347 - Long Island City
High Speed Rail Machinist Technician - 90348347 - Long Island City Long Island City, New York, US, 11101 Feb 2, 2023
Long Island City, New York, US, 11101 Feb 2, 2023
Boilermaker - 90337222 - Rensselaer
Boilermaker - 90337222 - Rensselaer Rensselaer, New York, US, 12144 Feb 2, 2023
Rensselaer, New York, US, 12144 Feb 2, 2023
Sheet Metal Worker - 90168704 - Washington
Sheet Metal Worker - 90168704 - Washington Washington, District of Columbia, US, 20018 Feb 2, 2023
Washington, District of Columbia, US, 20018 Feb 2, 2023
Motor Equpment Operator - 90351872 - Rensselaer
Motor Equpment Operator - 90351872 - Rensselaer Rensselaer, New York, US, 12144 Feb 2, 2023
Rensselaer, New York, US, 12144 Feb 2, 2023
Store Attendant / Truck Driver (CDL) - 90302476 - New York
Store Attendant / Truck Driver (CDL) - 90302476 - New York New York, New York, US, 10001 Feb 1, 2023
New York, New York, US, 10001 Feb 1, 2023
Sheet Metal Worker Journeyman - 90341571 - New Orleans
Sheet Metal Worker Journeyman - 90341571 - New Orleans New Orleans, Louisiana, US, 70125 Feb 1, 2023
New Orleans, Louisiana, US, 70125 Feb 1, 2023
Electrician - 90352042 - Kansas City
Electrician - 90352042 - Kansas City Kansas City, Missouri, US, 64108 Feb 1, 2023
Kansas City, Missouri, US, 64108 Feb 1, 2023
Boilermaker Journeyman - 90351875 - Wilmington
Boilermaker Journeyman - 90351875 - Wilmington Wilmington, Delaware, US, 19802 Feb 1, 2023
Wilmington, Delaware, US, 19802 Feb 1, 2023
Electrician Journeyman - 90029063 - Springfield
Electrician Journeyman - 90029063 - Springfield Springfield, Massachusetts, US, 01103 Feb 1, 2023
Springfield, Massachusetts, US, 01103 Feb 1, 2023
Carmen Journeymen - 90003369 - Baltimore(Sign-On/Relocation Bonus Eligible) Baltimore, Maryland, US, 21201 Feb 1, 2023
Electrician Journeyman - 90258815 - New Haven
Electrician Journeyman - 90258815 - New Haven New Haven, Connecticut, US, 06519 Feb 1, 2023
New Haven, Connecticut, US, 06519 Feb 1, 2023
Foreman II - 90352969 - Washington
Foreman II - 90352969 - Washington Washington, District of Columbia, US, 20018 Feb 1, 2023
Washington, District of Columbia, US, 20018 Feb 1, 2023
Trackman - Boston, MA
Trackman - Boston, MA Boston, Massachusetts Jan 30, 2023
Boston, Massachusetts Jan 30, 2023
High Speed Rail Machinist Technician - 90348349 - Boston-Sign-On Bonus Available* Boston, Massachusetts, US, 02118 Jan 30, 2023