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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Sr Principal IT Security Analyst - 90276875 - Washington Washington, DC, US, 20002 Jul 1, 2020
Washington, DC, US, 20002 Jul 1, 2020
Database Manager - 90268969 - Washington
Database Manager - 90268969 - Washington Washington, DC, US, 20002 Jul 1, 2020
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Lead IT Service Management Analyst - 90276912 - Seattle
Lead IT Service Management Analyst - 90276912 - Seattle Seattle, WA, US, 98134 Jun 29, 2020
Seattle, WA, US, 98134 Jun 29, 2020
Principal App Sys Engineer - 90276910 - Washington
Principal App Sys Engineer - 90276910 - Washington Washington, DC, US, 20002 Jun 24, 2020
Washington, DC, US, 20002 Jun 24, 2020
Sr Criminal Investigator-Computer Forensics Examiner - 90267730 - Los Angeles Los Angeles, CA, US, 90012 Jun 23, 2020
Principal App Sys Engineer - 90277102 - Washington
Principal App Sys Engineer - 90277102 - Washington Washington, DC, US, 20002 Jun 23, 2020
Washington, DC, US, 20002 Jun 23, 2020
Principal App Sys Engineer - 90277101 - Washington
Principal App Sys Engineer - 90277101 - Washington Washington, DC, US, 20002 Jun 23, 2020
Washington, DC, US, 20002 Jun 23, 2020
Principal App Sys Engineer - 90268935 - Washington
Principal App Sys Engineer - 90268935 - Washington Washington, DC, US, 20002 Jun 20, 2020
Washington, DC, US, 20002 Jun 20, 2020
Sr Principal Technologist - Azure & AD Engineer / Architect - 90235515 - Wilmington Wilmington, DE, US, 19801 Jun 19, 2020
Deputy Chief Engineer - 90001570 - Philadelphia
Deputy Chief Engineer - 90001570 - Philadelphia Philadelphia, PA, US, 19104 Jun 14, 2020
Philadelphia, PA, US, 19104 Jun 14, 2020