Xanterra Travel Collection Railway-Train Mechanic (Diesel) in WILLIAMS, Arizona
Overview This is a full time position at the Grand Canyon Railway in Williams, Arizona. Under direction of the Senior Mechanics and Department Manager, the Train Mechanic II performs daily and periodic locomotive and diesel inspections, servicing and repairs in compliance with Company, Industry, and Federal standards. Responsibilities Fully understand and support Xanterra Mission Statement and Core Values. Performs daily and periodic locomotive and diesel inspections in compliance with Company, Industry, and Federal standards. Inspect various mechanical systems (air brake, fuel, lubrication) and locomotive components (wheels, trucks, cab, and internal diesel engine parts). Repair locomotive parts, engine blocks, truck frames, requiring use of machine tools and welding equipment. Diagnose malfunctions in diesel engine components and other components; assess nature of problem, determine needed corrective action. Perform daily and periodic locomotive servicing, such as: grease joints and fittings, change oil and air filters, adjust brake cylinder piston travel. Other duties as assigned. Qualifications Certificate or degree in related field or knowledge of diesel mechanical concepts acquired through 3 years of related experience. Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions and procedure manuals. Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed written or oral instructions. Basic understanding of using a computer. Employment is contingent upon successfully completing Blue Signal and Shop Safety class within 30 days of employment. Valid/clear Arizona Driver’s license and ability to comply with Xanterra/GCR Vehicle Policy. Previous experience as a Diesel or Train Mechanic in a railroad industry is a plus. Xanterra Parks & Resorts® Grand Canyon Railway (GCR) "We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, Female/Minority/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity."