Employment Opportunities

We are currently hiring

Maintenance of Way (MoW) is an aspect of railway maintenance designed to ensure the railroad remains clear, safe, and navigable. MoW crews are tasked to work in all weather and all conditions, ranging from sunny days for routine checks of the tracks to howling storms in which debris or snow needs to be cleared from the tracks. MoW is also tasked with the rehabilitation and construction of the railroad tracks. The MoW Department is based out of the Lycoming Valley Railroad office in Williamsport, PA, and typically works Monday-Thursday (ten hour days).

MoW Track Laborer/Mechanic

  • Full-time, skilled, reliable employee who understands and respects the importance of keeping railroad tracks safe and reliable

  • CDL or welding experience is a plus

  • Experience/certification in diesel & hydraulic repairs

  • Understanding of electrical prints

  • Tasked with repairing any/all piece of MoW equipment

    This is a labor intensive position.

The Locomotive Repair Department inspects, maintains, upgrades, etc. our fleet of 25+ locomotives. They are based out of our Locomotive Shop by the Lycoming Valley Railroad office in Williamsport, PA, and typically works Monday-Friday.

Diesel Locomotive Technician

  • Repair and preventative maintenance of large diesel engines

  • Mechanical, electrical, plumbing, welding, and fabricating experience is preferred

  • Additional labor skills are a plus

  • On the job training provided

    Must be able to work safely and as a team member.

All employees must have a valid driver's license; be 18 years of age or older; and be able to pass: background checks, a federally-regulated drug screening, and a Functional Capacity Examination.

The North Shore Railroad Company & Affiliates is a locally owned and based company operating more than 250 miles of track in Central PA. The company provides family-sustaining wages, PPE, paid sick/personal days, Railroad Retirement Benefits, matching 401(k), and life insurance as well as family healthcare benefits (currently at no charge to employees).


For all other positions, if you would like to submit an application/resume, we will keep it on hand for up to six months for future consideration.

Find an online application here.

You may also mail your employment application and/or resume to:

North Shore Railroad Company
Attn: Employment Application
356 Priestley Avenue
Northumberland, PA 17857
 

LAST UPDATED 05.16.2019