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Track Supervisor Job in Walbridge, Ohio US

Track Supervisor


Posted: 4/13/2024 - Expires: 7/12/2024

Job ID: 272353712


Job Description

Job Summary
Inspects and maintains all track structure and right-of-way (ROW) to specifications set by CSX Transportation (CSXT) and the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA). Directly supervises and develops track forces to ensure quality maintenance and safe work performance. Monitors all aspects of safety and overall track inspection and maintenance in assigned area of responsibility on a division. Leads and manages the personal safety and track safety processes and ensures policy compliance.

Primary Activities and Responsibilities

Manage safe and efficient work conditions.
Efficiently plan work and allocate resources to ensure timely accomplishment of tasks
Inspect production gang work and track construction projects to ensure quality compliance.
Monitor track inspection periodically to ensure that all Federal and CSX requirements are being met by Track Inspectors.
Ensure that any defects found by geometry cars and rail test cars are corrected by proper remedial action, within proper time frames using the CSX Integrated Track Inspection System (ITIS) and CSX Geometry Exceptions Management System (GEMS) for reporting and tracking work.Conduct efficiency and operational tests.
Effectively communicate and build rapport across departments, sub-departments, and public agencies.
Effectively utilize performance management and interpersonal skills to ensure timely feedback and coaching as required to maintain discipline and improve performance.
Ensure compliance to budget with hiring, overtime, and materials procurement.
Conduct engineering activities at major derailments and natural disasters.
Conduct efficiency and operational tests.
Miscellaneous activities and responsibilities as assigned by manager

Minimum Qualifications

Associates Degree/2-year Degree
Less than 1 year of supervisory experience in Railroad Engineering Operations

Equivalent Minimum Qualifications

High School Diploma/GED
1 or more years of supervisory experience in Railroad Engineering Operations

Preferred Qualifications

Bachelor's Degree/4-year Degree
2 or more years of supervisory experience in Railroad Engineering Operations

Knowledge and Skills

Microsoft Office skills (especially Outlook, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint)
Engineering and Construction knowledge
Railroad industry knowledge
Knowledge of FRA regulatory standards
Knowledge of basic track maintenance [e.g. CSX Engineering Field Manual and Maintenance of Way Instructions (MWI)]
Knowledge of curve elevation design theory and string lining curves
Knowledge of derailment investigations
Knowledge of track inspections

The CSX Leadership Model is the foundation of our Talent Strategy and is what drives CSX performance. CSX accordingly selects and develops talent based on each of the following: producing results, creating change, and inspiring excellence.

Job Requirements

Different shifts as assigned in a 24 hour/7 days a week operation (incl working weekends)
May be required to complete a background check
Wear protective equipment (such as welding shields, hard hat, hearing protection)
Work hours may vary in length and schedule (may include a non-standard work week)
On the road as often as possible within assigned territory

CSX is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

Job Summary

Employment Type:
Full Time Employee
Job type:
Federal Contractor
Skill Based Partner:
Education Level:
High school graduate
Work Days:
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri
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Applied Math: 5
Graphic Literacy: 5

Workplace Documentation: 5