Website Canadian Pacific Railway

Job Description:

As the Trainmaster you will deliver efficient movement of traffic within the road territory and yard-terminal by developing, organizing, and executing the daily yard-terminal/road operating plan in a safe and cost effective manner which maximizes fluidity and achieves Local Service Operating Plan

Job Responsibilities:

  • Ensure the safe and tactical execution of the Operating Plan through active supervision of operating (train) crews, Yardmasters, support staff and Assistant Trainmasters;
  • Accountable for inputs and outputs of safety, service, productivity, financial metrics and adherence to corporate values, which includes compliance with regulatory environment;
  • Accountable for the safe, on time operations of all trains and contribute to the overall execution of the LSOP and Operating Plan;
  • Conduct efficiency tests, train rides and safety related activities to support a safe, efficient operation;
  • Accountable to investigate safety rules and policy failures and respond and act on safety, health and environmental related incidents, identify cause, implement or recommend corrective actions or action plans;
  • Participate and assist with safety and business plan roll-outs across the region;
  • Identify and act on opportunities to increase yard/road fluidity and productivity;
  • Create and manage a strong team of employees including determination of optimal numbers, recruitment and development;

Job Requirements:

  • Must possess a High School diploma or GED;
  • Must have previous railway experience;
  • Previous operations related experience would be considered an asset;
  • Must be able to understand the Operating Plan & Local Service Operating Plan and compliance to it as it pertains to the yard;
  • Qualified Locomotive Engineer is an asset;
  • Must become Conductor or Engineer qualified and occasionally operate trains;

Job Details:

Company: Canadian Pacific Railway

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Ignace, ON, CA

Application Deadline: N/A

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