Kansas City Southern Railway
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Sheet Metal Worker
at Kansas City Southern Railway
A sheet metal worker is responsible for inspecting, servicing, and maintaining work related to tinning, coppersmithing, and pipefitting on diesel locomotive mechanical systems in accordance with company and federal regulations.
Sheet metal worker apprentices (non-journeymen) are required to serve an apprenticeship of 732 working days or approximately 3 years.
Sheet Metal workers ordinarily work in mechanical shop environments, but sometimes also on line-of-road. A sheet metal worker must therefore be prepared to work in all types of weather conditions, for extended periods of time. While a sheet metal worker position entails primarily shift work, including weekends, from time-to-time overtime may be required.
- High School diploma or GED equivalent
- Valid driver's license
- Journeyman Sheet Metal license OR three (3) years mechanical experience
This position is governed by a collective bargaining agreement and the successful applicant may be required to join the union. Monthly union dues may be required and will be deducted from the employee's paycheck.
This position is often filled from the union ranks. Must be able to perform physical duties of position.
The duties, responsibilities and qualifications in this posting are representative categories to be used by an applicant in deciding whether to apply for the position. These general guidelines do not constitute an exhaustive list of qualifications or essential functions of the position. In addition, these general guidelines bear no relation to, nor are they intended to modify or conflict with, any collective bargaining agreement provision. Questions about the collective bargaining agreement, if any, governing the position described herein should be directed to the appropriate union organization.
We are proud to be an EEO/AA employer M/F/D/V. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.