Progress Rail Services Car Repair Trainee - ft - Sidney in SIDNEY, Nebraska

Posting Title: Car Repair TraineeCity: SidneyState: NebraskaHigh School Diploma or Equivalent Preferred but not necessary Company DescriptionProgress Rail, a wholly owned subsidiary of Caterpillar Inc., is a total solutions provider of rolling stock and infrastructure products and services. We are a premier employer within the global rail industry, with products and services represented in over 100 countries around the world. With headquarters in Albertville, AL, more than 8,000 employees serve customers through a network of close to 200 worldwide locations, and as one of the most trusted providers of locomotive, freight car, transit, track and signal solutions, we are continually expanding our footprint.Becoming a part of the team means becoming a part of a rich heritage and a bright future in our global marketplace. Our goal is to recruit, hire and develop a skilled workforce to meet the challenges of the future. Within Progress Rail, there exists a wide range of rewarding assignments and career paths. Our greatest strength and advantage in the marketplace is our commitment to create value for and serve our customers with the best team.For more information, visit or follow us on twitter @Progress_Rail.Job Purposeand#149; Removal, fabrication, fitment and welding of railcar parts, components and structures;and#149; Repair or replace worn mechanical components;and#149; Fabricate, assemble or disassemble manufactured products;and#149; Read blueprints, technical drawings, tape measure;and#149; Read and understand work order and record repairs correctly;and#149; Understand service and repair manuals and apply constraints to repairs and modifications being performed;and#149; Use oxy/fuel torch, arc welding equipment and power tools;and#149; Apply decals, stenciling and touch-up painting on railcars;and#149; Perform all duties and responsibilities in compliance with PRS safety policies;and#149; Perform all duties and responsibilities within time standards allowed.Key Job Elementsand#149; Work around and operate overhead cranes and mobile equipment;and#149; Work from heights over 6";and#149; Work on varied surfaces (concrete floors, gravel, rail car floors);and#149; Constant standing, walking;and#149; Frequent bending, crouching, stooping, kneeling, squatting, overhead reaching, climbing ladders;and#149; Frequent work below waist level and above shoulder level;and#149; Confined space work;and#149; Push/pull up to 50 lbs;and#149; Carrying up to 50 lbs.BenefitsProgress Rail offers an excellent total compensation package* including competitive salary, 401(k) plan with company match, available medical/dental/life/disability insurance coverage and paid vacation and holidays. Relocation assistance may be available for some positions.*Position employment status may affect benefits eligibility.EEOEqual Opportunity Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled