Interview Location:Georgetown, TX GENERAL DESCRIPTION / PURPOSE:
The Operating Technician – Aurora is responsible for a revolutionary track inspection service from GREX. This system has a sophisticated array of image sensing devices retrieves data from the bed of a hi-rail vehicle.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: Talent Development
• Attend continuing Company internal and customized training. Accountabilities and Responsibility
• Drive a hi-rail vehicle on tracks throughout the USA and operate the image sensing equipment and software with little to no supervision.
• Monitor data flow during the data collection cycle, backup data and stream data to GREX offices at the end of every workday.
• Manage and maintain a highly technical data acquisition system.
• Troubleshoot and fix equipment, paint system and computer problems. Communications
• Communicate any problems experienced to engineering in a timely manner.
• Produce daily reports to supervisors and internal and external customers.
• Interact directly with customers and follow orders from railway representative. BEHAVIORAL COMPETENCIES:
2. Customer Focus
3. High-Impact Communication
4. Learning on the Fly
5. Problem Solving
6. Values Based REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS: Education:
High School Diploma or GED Experience:
Minimum of 1 year of working knowledge working with MS Windows. Licenses/Certifications:
Maintain Railroad Certifications
Maintain a valid Driver’s License, in order to be insurable by the Company insurance company. Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
• Ability to perform well under pressure.
• Ability to work with a wide variety of people and personalities.
• Ability to take extensive travel assignments of 21-30 days in a row and driving long hours. Able to fly to job sites and work during the weekends if required.
• Always exhibit ethical behavior. PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Education:
Associates degree, in a related field. Licenses/Certifications:
Maintain a CDL Experience:
Minimum of 1-year computer or technology background.
Working knowledge with operations of data acquisition systems. WORKING CONDITIONS:
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of the role. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
• 100% travel including international, using any method of transportation.
• Ability to apply high levels of cognitive, analytical, retention and reasoning.
• Excellent communication skills used within any social context.
• Can stand, sit, walk, reach, balance, stoop, kneel, hear, taste and smell.
• Can see up close, distances, colors and has use of peripheral vision and depth perception.
• Can tolerate variable and sometimes extreme physical conditions during visits or inspections of company equipment in a railroad environment.
• Frequently work in high, precarious places and occasionally exposed to fumes and airborne particles and possible risk of electric shock.
• Work near moving mechanical parts and frequently exposed to wet and/or humid conditions and vibrations.
• Work environment noise is usually loud.
• Must be able to lift up to 30 lbs. and occasionally lift or move up to 100 lbs.
We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities.