Productive and safety concious workplace.
Pros: safety lunches, bonuses, salary, benefits and culture.
Cons: long days and the danger associated with the job.
A typical day starts off with the gathering of train orders, attending/holding a briefing and out to your train or yard job (bowl, hump or industry) work your shift, print out job ticket and off to the house or hotel if you are on the mainline.
Management can be ok at times, but if you come in and do your job you will no real issues.
Co-workers are – more... friendly and down to earth.
The most enjoyable part of the job is the co-workers. – less