Track Laborer - Guthrie, KY


Date Posted:
Memphis Line Railroad
HR Company:
RJ Corman Railroad Co/Memphis Line




R. J. Corman Railroad serves all seven North American major railroads, many regional and short line railroads and dozens of industries having rail. Services include owning and operating fourteen short lines, providing emergency rail services associated with derailments and natural disasters, switching, track construction, track material distribution, signal design/construction, building switching locomotives and operating a dinner train.

R. J. Corman Railroad Group, LLC is currently looking for a Laborer for our short line railroad located in Guthrie, KY.

Accountability: Inspects, installs, and maintains railroad track


  • Complete required job duties safely and efficiently.
  • Complete all required documentation.
  • Promote a safe work environment.

Minimum Requirements

  • Previous general labor or construction experience
  • Previous railroad track construction preferred
  • Qualified candidates will be required to travel
  • Commercial Drivers License is a plus

Physical Requirements:

  • Able to perform physical strenuous work
  • Able to frequently bend, stoop, kneel, and crouch
  • Able to lift and carry objects weighing up to 50 lbs
  • Requires occasional use of 30 lb claw bar to remove spikes, requiring application of 50 lbs of force
  • Requires occasional use of 10 lb sledge hammer to drive spikes, requiring application of 75 lbs of force
  • Able to walk, climb, and maintain balance on equipment, stairs, ladders, uneven terrain, rails and ballast in a safe manner
  • Able to navigate into confined spaces if necessary

Environmental Conditions: Work is performed outside in varying types of environmental conditions.

Benefits:  R.J. Corman Railroad Group, LLC is committed to providing its employees and their families with quality benefits. R.J. Corman offers health, dental, vision, voluntary short term disability, voluntary long term disability, voluntary life insurance, voluntary accident insurance, voluntary hospital indemnity insurance, voluntary identity theft protection, and flexible spending account benefits to all full-time employees. Other non-health benefits include paid holidays, paid time off, the Work-Life Balance Employee Assistance Program and a 401K retirement savings plan.

R.J. Corman Railroad is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and Affirmative Action employer that is committed to a safe and drug free work place.  R.J. Corman performs pre-employment criminal background checks and substance abuse testing which includes a hair and urine drug tests to detects the presence of illegal drugs.  We appreciate your cooperation in keeping R.J. Corman a safe and drug free company.