Assistant Engine Shop Foreman

Website Mount Washington Railway Company

Responsibilities:

Assist in the operation, maintenance, repair and building of our fleet of diesel locomotives. Assist in the entire process from building the locomotives to maintaining for daily use.

Assist in the operation, maintenance, repairs and re-building of our steam locomotives. Assist in the entire process of maintaining our 2 working steam engines for daily use.

Work with, build, and repair hydraulic hoses and components.

Welding as needed.

Manage and support other shop employees.

Responsible for ordering materials and supplies.

Operate all tools required to build and maintain the locomotive fleet. Heavy lifting is required at times.

Assist in Scheduling employees to maintain shop coverage during operating season.

Follow and enforce all company safety policies.

Work in tight spaces.

Strong attention to details

Knowledge Requirements:

Knowledge of tools and the proper application and use of each tool.

Knowledge of Hydraulic Systems and their components

Knowledge of Diesel Engines

Knowledge of Automotive Electronics

Knowledge of Use of Bridge Cranes, Forklifts and other Heavy Equipment

Physical Requirements

Heavy lifting required often greater than 50 pounds.

Daily Hours may vary depending on maintenance needs

Working in tight and confined spaces

To apply for this job email your details to danielle@thecog.com