Georgia Employer MECHANICAL LABORER -MACON, GA in Macon, Georgia
Company Overview Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE: NSC) is one of the nationï¿½s premier transportation companies. Its Norfolk Southern Railway Company subsidiary operates approximately 19,500 route miles in 22 states and the District of Columbia, serves every major container port in the eastern United States, and provides efficient connections to other rail carriers. Norfolk Southern operates the most extensive intermodal network in the East and is a major transporter of coal, automotive, and industrial products. We are a team of more than 28,000 employees working together to maintain our reputation as "The Thoroughbred of Transportation". As an industry leader, Norfolk Southern offers a competitive salary and an excellent benefits package. Requisition ID : 10233 Job Description Laborers are responsible for conducting routine maintenance and service on facilities and locomotives; to include checking oil, refueling, filling sand buckets, etc.; as needed. In addition, Laborers will operate forklifts and other equipment, as required. Laborers are subject to working various shifts. Training All new hires should expect to spend time at Norfolk Southernï¿½s training facility in McDonough, Georgia. Pay Rates Laborers are subject to a 2-year rate progression, after which they will receive full rates. The full union scale for Firemen & Oilers is $24.87 after 2 years of employment. The rate progression is as outlined: 1st year 75% of full rate $18.65/hour 2nd year 80% of full rate $19.90/hour After 2nd year Full Rate $24.87/hour We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing. Work Conditions Norfolk Southern is an equal opportunity employer including veterans and disabled.