Rail operator/ General labour – Hamilton

  • Company:
    AppleOne Employment Services
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    13 hours ago
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Job Description


General Labour

Milton, ON

·         Permanent full time

·         Excellent work culture

·         Opportunities for career advancement

·         Excellent benefits package and profit sharing

·         $150/year workboot allowance

·         Company paid uniforms and laundry cleaning service

·         12 hr rotating shift

·         Be part of exciting expansion!

·         $23-25/hour



  • Operate, maintain and repair site facilities in a safe, efficient, cost effective and environmentally sound manner
  • Ensure safe industrial rail operations by complying with all applicable operating rules, switching procedures and regulations while operating a Trackmobile or groundsperson
  • Prepare rail tank cares for offloading, ensure rail cars are properly secured and connected for the transloading of dangerous goods
  • Troubleshoot a broad spectrum of technical issues – operational alarms, shutdowns and disruptions as they arise and initiate steps to resolution
  • Ensure periodic preventative maintenance activities are completed on a mechanical, electrical and instrumentation equipment
  • Complete daily paperwork, inspections, daily logs and other reports deemed necessary, along with receiving and shipping paperwork
  • General site maintenance, cleaning , housekeeping and snow removal when required



  • Grade 12 completion or equivalent
  • Must have rail experience
  • Excellent teamwork skills
  • Railway or rail car experience preferred.  Heavy equipment operation experience an asset.
  • Strong customer service skills
  • Ability to read and write clearly in English
  • Physically fit including climbing, twisting, bending, standing in all weather conditions
  • Strong problem solving and decision making abilities
  • Clear criminal reference check
  • Ability to pass drug testing
  • Willingness to learn and become certified in TDG and other internal trainings
  • Willing and able to work in a labour intensive position in all weather conditions for 12 hour shifts