Norfolk Southern Territory Operations Manager- Decatur, IL in Decatur, Illinois
Responsible for safe, efficient, and scheduled train performance on assigned territory.
Ensures annual rules classes are held for train service employees and verifies compliance with the rules by monitoring performance on a continuing basis.
Provides support in investigating accidents and injuries to determine cause and minimize future occurrences.
Plans the operation of local trains to provide required service to customers and fulfill service requirements.
Requires a good working knowledge of safety and operating rules, train operations, FRA regulations, hazardous materials, labor agreements and corporate policies as well as Thoroughbred Yard Enterprise System (TYES), crew call, and other applications.
Requires ability to operate track switches, couple cars, maneuvering onto and off of equipment, and perform work around freight trains.
Develops, motivates, and trains employees who work in the assigned territory.
Job Related Experience:
Minimum Level: 1-2 years Preferred Level: 3-5 years
Preferred Level: Bachelor's Degree (BS)
Business - Transportation Operations / Logistics
Licenses / Certifications: Required: None listed Preferred: None listed
MS Word/Word Processing
Skills and Abilities:
Sr. Terminal Supervisor
Sr. Road Supervisor
Road Manager Engineers
Assistant Terminal Superintendent
Superintendent of Terminal
Shift Work: Yes
Weekend Work: Yes
Travel Required: 6 - 10 Days per Month,
Norfolk Southern Corporation(NYSE: NSC) is one of the nation’s premier transportation companies. Its Norfolk Southern Railway Company subsidiary operates approximately 19,500route milesin 22 states and the District of Columbia, serves every major container port in the eastern United States, and provides efficient connections to other rail carriers. Norfolk Southern operates the most extensive intermodal network in the East and is a major transporter of coal, automotive, and industrial products.
We are a team of more than 25,000 employees working together to maintain our reputation as "The Thoroughbred of Transportation". As an industry leader, Norfolk Southern offers a competitive salary and an excellent benefits package.
Norfolk Southern is an equal opportunity employer including veterans and disabled.