Employment Opportunities

Riverport Railroad, LLC, located at the former Savanna Army Depot, is now taking applications for railroad personal. Basic railroad experience, mechanic skills and the ability to operate some types of equipment are a plus. Job duties will include, but are not limited to, track tie removal, rail replacement, activities involved with switching railcars, maintaining and adjusting switches and equipment maintenance. The ability to lift in excess of 60 pounds on a regular basis, hold a valid driver’s license as well as work outside in all weather conditions are required. Railroad Retirement Benefits offered as well as health, dental and vision insurance (company pays up to $1,000 each month on your behalf). Pays $15 to $16 per hour. Hours are Monday thru Friday 7am to 3:30pm. There is no travel for this position, all operations are located at the former Savanna Army Depot.

Applications may be obtained by clicking the link below or from Riverport Railroad, LLC’s office located at 2226 Main Ave at the former depot. Completed applications can be submitted by scanning and emailing to crew@rvprr.com or by mailing or dropping off to 2226 Main Avenue, Savanna, IL 61074.

We will be accepting applications until noon on February 23rd, 2018. Those selected for an interview will be contacted by March 2nd, 2018.

Riverport Railroad, LLC is an equal opportunity employer.

 

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