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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Lineman Trainee - 90372180 - Wilmington, DE
Lineman Trainee - 90372180 - Wilmington, DE Wilmington, DE, US, 19802 Feb 7, 2024
Wilmington, DE, US, 19802 Feb 7, 2024
M/W Repairman (New Hire) - 90367612 - Wilmington, DE
M/W Repairman (New Hire) - 90367612 - Wilmington, DE Wilmington, DE, US, 19802 Feb 11, 2024
Wilmington, DE, US, 19802 Feb 11, 2024
Capital Construction Managers
Capital Construction Managers Washington, District of Columbia, 19104 Feb 17, 2024
Washington, District of Columbia, 19104 Feb 17, 2024
Project Managers
Project Managers Washington, District of Columbia, 19104 Feb 17, 2024
Washington, District of Columbia, 19104 Feb 17, 2024
Program Managers/Sr Program Managers NY, PA, NJ, DC
Program Managers/Sr Program Managers NY, PA, NJ, DC Washington, District of Columbia, 19104 Feb 17, 2024
Washington, District of Columbia, 19104 Feb 17, 2024
Electrician Journeyman - 90105629 - Washington, DC
Electrician Journeyman - 90105629 - Washington, DC Washington, DC, US, 20018 Mar 1, 2024
Washington, DC, US, 20018 Mar 1, 2024
High Speed Rail Electrician Tech Ful - 90059079 - Washington, DC Washington, DC, US, 20018 Mar 1, 2024
Carmen Journeyman - 90059998 - Washington, DC
Carmen Journeyman - 90059998 - Washington, DC Washington, DC, US, 20018 Mar 1, 2024
Washington, DC, US, 20018 Mar 1, 2024
Machinist Journeymn - 90110687 - Washington, DC
Machinist Journeymn - 90110687 - Washington, DC Washington, DC, US, 20018 Mar 1, 2024
Washington, DC, US, 20018 Mar 1, 2024
Large Equipment Operator - 90348305 - Washington
Large Equipment Operator - 90348305 - Washington Washington, DC, US, 20018 Feb 28, 2024
Washington, DC, US, 20018 Feb 28, 2024
Sheetmetal Worker (Pipefitter/Plumber) - 90173203 - Washington, DC Washington, DC, US, 20018 Feb 6, 2024
Maintenance of Way (M/W) Repairman (Heavy Equipment Mechanic) - 90370402 - Washington, DC Washington, DC, US, 20002 Feb 14, 2024
Coach Cleaner - 90337147 - Seattle
Coach Cleaner - 90337147 - Seattle Seattle, WA, US, 98134 Feb 14, 2024
Seattle, WA, US, 98134 Feb 14, 2024
Motor Equipment Operator - 90348298 - Seattle
Motor Equipment Operator - 90348298 - Seattle Seattle, WA, US, 98134 Feb 6, 2024
Seattle, WA, US, 98134 Feb 6, 2024
Carman Journeyman - 90360809 - Seattle
Carman Journeyman - 90360809 - Seattle Seattle, WA, US, 98134 Feb 13, 2024
Seattle, WA, US, 98134 Feb 13, 2024
Electrician Journeyman - 90348258 - Seattle
Electrician Journeyman - 90348258 - Seattle Seattle, WA, US, 98134 Feb 7, 2024
Seattle, WA, US, 98134 Feb 7, 2024
Machinist Journeyman - 90256153 - Seattle
Machinist Journeyman - 90256153 - Seattle Seattle, WA, US, 98134 Feb 14, 2024
Seattle, WA, US, 98134 Feb 14, 2024
Foreman III - 90259958 - San Diego
Foreman III - 90259958 - San Diego San Diego, CA, US, 92101 Feb 17, 2024
San Diego, CA, US, 92101 Feb 17, 2024
Electrician Journeyman - 90364358 - San Antonio
Electrician Journeyman - 90364358 - San Antonio San Antonio, TX, US, 78205 Feb 14, 2024
San Antonio, TX, US, 78205 Feb 14, 2024
Helper - New Hire - 90372091 - Rensselaer
Helper - New Hire - 90372091 - Rensselaer Rensselaer, NY, US, 12144 Feb 16, 2024
Rensselaer, NY, US, 12144 Feb 16, 2024
Motor Equipment Operator - 90337319 - Rensselaer
Motor Equipment Operator - 90337319 - Rensselaer Rensselaer, NY, US, 12144 Feb 23, 2024
Rensselaer, NY, US, 12144 Feb 23, 2024
Machinist Journeymen Ful - 90279525 - Rensselaer
Machinist Journeymen Ful - 90279525 - Rensselaer Rensselaer, NY, US, 12144 Feb 22, 2024
Rensselaer, NY, US, 12144 Feb 22, 2024
Electrician Journeyman Ful - 90070076 - Rensselaer
Electrician Journeyman Ful - 90070076 - Rensselaer Rensselaer, NY, US, 12144 Feb 22, 2024
Rensselaer, NY, US, 12144 Feb 22, 2024
Substation Trainee - 90372124 - Providence/Warwick, RI
Substation Trainee - 90372124 - Providence/Warwick, RI Providence, RI, US, 02904 Feb 6, 2024
Providence, RI, US, 02904 Feb 6, 2024
Helper - New Hire - 90372100 - Providence, RI
Helper - New Hire - 90372100 - Providence, RI Providence, RI, US, 02904 Feb 16, 2024
Providence, RI, US, 02904 Feb 16, 2024