Harrisburg – Chassis Mechanics(s)

Chassis Mechanics(s)


The successful candidate for this position will be responsible for inspecting and analyzing malfunctions, completing repairs and efficiently rebuilding intermodal chassis.

Job Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Responsible for the daily inspection of intermodal chassis to ensure equipment is meeting safety standards under Federal Highway Administration standards.
  • Perform annual and preventative Federal Maintenance inspections.
  • Perform mechanical diagnosis with efficiency and accuracy.
  • Able to dismantle, repair and reassemble landing gears, wheel axles, tires, and brakes, this may include welding of broken parts.
  • Ensure the electrical system is running efficiently.
  • Repair electrical issues associated with wiring/lights.
  • Accurately input damage/repairs and photos on a mobile device to complete work orders.
  • Completes all work orders in a timely and consistent manner.
  • Technicians are required to wear Personal Protection Equipment (PPE), such as hearing protection, safety boots, safety glasses, protective hard hat & goggles, when applicable.
  • Maintains a clean and safe work environment.
  • All other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:
  • Valid Driver’s License
  • Ability to pass all pre-employment screening requirements (drug screen, aptitude assessment, background check)
  • Strong problem-solving and communication skills
  • General knowledge of basic mechanical repairs
  • Personal hand tools and toolbox for storage
  • Welding experience is a plus, but not required

Additional Physical Requirements:
  • Required job duties are performed in an ambient outdoor environment (Rutherford location) which would include varying conditions (rain, snow, ice, heat, wind, cold, etc.)
  • Physically active.
  • The noise level in the work environment is frequent.
  • The ability to work in an environment that may be hazardous to persons unable to see and hear fast-moving equipment.

Here at Rail Logistics, Inc. we are looking for ambitious, capable, and skilled team members to join our nationwide crew. We offer a team-oriented atmosphere with quality employee benefits, and room to grow your career! We offer the following employee benefits to full time employees:
  • Medical | Dental | Vision Insurance | Short-Term Disability
  • Paid Vacation and Holidays
  • Life Insurance
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Boot and Uniform Allowance/ Carhartt Program

Located within Norfolk Southern Intermodal Railyards, Rail Logistics, Inc. facilities are open 7 days a week, 365 days a year. As the COVID-19 pandemic spread throughout the USA, our facilities continued to remain open providing access to the equipment needed to transport supplies throughout the country. While working for Rail Logistics, Inc. we will provide you with a safe and secure working environment, along with continuing education and training in order for you to strengthen your career opportunities within our company.

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