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Transportation Supervisor/Mechanic

The selected job applicant has the following duties:
1. Service buses on a regular basis.
2. Prepare buses for annual inspection.
3. Repair buses as needed.
4. Supervise district bus drivers.
5. Schedule drivers for field trips and athletic activities.
6. Facilitate monthly safety meetings.
7. Complete KSDE paperwork and reports.

Number of openings:

1

Compensation:

Based on years of experience and mechanic certifications. This would be a salaried position with a single health insurance policy provided by the district.

How to Apply:

Email a resume and cover letter to Adrianne Walsh, USD 335 Superintendent, at adrianne.walsh@jhcobras.net.

Apply online here

Apply before this date:

09/20/2018

Electrician Diesel Engines – Topeka, KS

Job Title: Electrician Diesel Engines – Topeka, KS

Apply early as this job may be removed or filled prior to the closing date, which is approximately seven (7) days after the posting date.

Job Location: Topeka
Other Potential Locations: Topeka, KS
Anticipated Start Date: 04/02/2018
Number of Positions: 12
Salary Range: Approximately $25.32 – $30.14 per hour

All communication with applicants will be done via email. Please check your email on a daily basis.

Mechanical Journeyman Hires requiring relo:
A $15,000 hiring incentive – payable over three (3) years in equal installments of $5,000 – is available for candidates who meet the below qualifications:
-Offered a position and successfully complete the pre-employment process
-Provide documentation of Railroad Journeyman status for the same craft (at time of conditional offer)
-Successfully complete probationary period
-Requires relocating from your current home address per BNSF’s guidelines.
This incentive will include a 3 year hold-down. Leaving the location or job for any reason will result in 100% repayment and forfeiture of future payments.

Mechanical Apprentice Hires requiring relo:
A $10,000 hiring incentive – payable in two installments of $5,000 over two (2) years – is available for candidates who meet the below qualifications:
-Offered a position and successfully complete the pre-employment process
-Provide documentation he/she is actively enrolled in an Apprentice program for the same craft (at time of conditional offer)
-Successfully complete probationary period
-Requires relocating from your current home address per BNSF’s guidelines.
-This incentive will include a 3 year hold-down. Leaving the location or job for any reason will result in 100% repayment and forfeiture of future payments.

**Additional information will be provided to candidates selected to interview.

DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES:
Test, inspect and proper repair of electrical components of locomotive systems, equipment and machinery.

SAFETY: Comply with company and federal safety rules, policies and procedures to include wearing required safety equipment, responding to and acting on safety concerns.

LOCOMOTIVE SYSTEM MAINTENANCE: Test, inspect and repair switches, heaters, air conditioners, DC power systems, event recorder tapes, lights, water coolers, batteries, low and high voltage systems, traction motors, cooling fans, and fuel pumps.

EQUIPMENT MAINTENANCE: Troubleshoot, repair, install, inspect, calibrate and replace electrical high-voltage, mechanical, and electro-magnetic equipment, perform preventative maintenance on a variety of tools/equipment, and machinery to ensure proper function.

The duties and responsibilities in this posting are representative categories to be used in deciding whether to apply for the position. These general categories do not necessarily constitute an exhaustive list of duties of the position.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:
-18 years of age or older
-HS diploma or GED
-Available to work in geographic area indicated
-Able to read, write and communicate (speak, hear and understand) in English
-Able to work outdoors in all weather conditions
-Work full-time (40 hrs/wk). Shifts governed by union agreement and subject to seniority. Mechanical shops operate 24 hours/day, 7 days/week with three 8-hour shifts including weekends, holidays, overtime. Available to work any shift required
-Able to lift and carry up to 50 lbs without assistance
-Able to visually distinguish colors – red, blue, green, yellow and lunar (clear light); hear, and with training, distinguish auditory signals
-Able to use hands to perform activities involving holding, grasping, turning and pulling
-Able to perform work on uneven surfaces; frequently climb ladders; get on/off equipment; work from various heights including making repairs atop locomotive
-Able to work in conditions with loud noise and fumes; work on/around heavy/moving machinery; bend, walk, stand, sit for extended time; use hand tools
-Able to work at various heights above the ground, including working on top of a locomotive.

Training: Company-paid on-the-job.

Relocation: Assistance not available.

Work Conditions: Extreme all-weather conditions; uneven surfaces; safety sensitive work environment.

Probationary Period: Journeyman = 60 days; Apprentice = 122 days.

Travel: Minimal.

Shifts/Hours: Full-time (40 hrs/wk), subject seniority and governed by union agreement, assigned shift may be one of three 8-hour shifts; Mechanical shops operate 24 hours/day, 7 days/week.

Union: International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers.

Dues: Per union agreement; membership and dues required.

BENEFITS:
BNSF Employees receive a competitive benefit package.

All positions require pre-employment background verification, medical review and pre-employment drug screen.

BNSF Railway is an Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled.

BACKGROUND INVESTIGATION ELEMENTS:
-Criminal history
-Last 7 years of driving history
-Last 5 years of employment history to include military service
-Social Security number
-Education

MEDICAL REVIEW ELEMENTS:
-Medical evaluation
-Drug Screen
-Other elements as needed

DRUG TEST ELEMENTS:
BNSF is committed to a safe and drug free work place and performs pre-employment substance abuse testing. All new hires are required to undergo a hair drug test which detects the presence of illegal drugs for months prior to testing. We appreciate your cooperation in keeping BNSF safe and drug free.

Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC): Federal authority requires BNSF employees, whose work requires unescorted access to secure areas of port facilities, to obtain a TWIC. A TWIC is a condition of employment for such positions and requires candidates to those positions to submit to a TSA security assessment (to include, but not limited to, providing: biographic information; identity documents; fingerprints; digital photograph). More information is available at http://www.tsa.gov/for-industry/twic.

Number of openings:

12

Compensation:

Salary Range: Approximately $25.32 - $30.14 per hour

How to Apply:

All candidates must submit an application through our careers website at www.bnsf.com/careers. For this specific position, please follow this link: https://career8.successfactors.com/sfcareer/jobreqcareer?jobId=64516&company=BNSF&username=

Apply online here

Apply before this date:

01/17/2018