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Professional experience

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Top 5 previous employers

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Hospitality
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National Security
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Industries

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Educational background

Fields of study

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Top educational institutions

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Texas A&M University-Texarkana
Texas Christian University

Employee data

Length of employment

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Age

Age distribution at BNSF Railway.

Gender ratio

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GenderRatio
male84.8%
female15.2%

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Career advancement

Climb up the career ladder

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Years in positionPercentage who advanced
<118.3%
134.3%
221.7%
37.7%
4+18.1%

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Transportation
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Rail Transportation
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Summary

Company information

Address

Multiple locations

Size

Large

Founded

1849

CEO

Carl R. Ice

Type

Subsidiary

Revenue

Over $10B

Industry

Rail Transportation, Transportation Support

Departments

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FieldRatio
other occupation35.2%
Rail Transportation24.8%
Computer / IT10.8%
Engineers7.7%
Construction6.9%
Management - Other6.1%
Administrative5.2%
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Manager Structures DesignBNSF RailwayKansas City, KS
Design, prepare and distribute plans and specifications for maintenance and replacement construction of railroad structures Delegate to, supervise, and manage design consultants who provide bridge engineering services including surveying, geotechnica...Read more
Conductor Trainee - Klamath Falls, ORBNSF RailwayKlamath Falls, OR
This position is responsible for safely switching railcars and safe train movement. Additional responsibilities include the following: COMMUNICATION Obtain and receive information and act on oral or written instructions by various communication devic...Read more
Mechanical Summer Intern 2022 (Paid)BNSF RailwayKansas City, KS
This challenging program offers students the opportunity to learn about the working logistics of this fast-paced railroad. The summer will be spent in an assigned mechanical facility which could be anywhere on BNSF's 32,500-mile system. The Mechanica...Read more
Responsible for timely employment and placement of quality new hires and internal candidates for scheduled and exempt positions in a cost effective manner to meet operational demands and objectives. Activities include: - Recruiting, interviewing, and HR...Read more
Groups that Interns may be placed into include: Payroll Services oversees time-to-gross-to-net pay processing for all employees, including but not limited to analysis of labor contracts, employment tax reporting and compliance, and data analysis fo Intern...Read more
This position is responsible for track maintenance (constructing, inspecting, repairing track and other railroad property/facilities); equipment operation and maintenance; crew and equipment transportation to/from jobsite; travel/work in assigned geo...Read more
This position is responsible for inspecting, rebuilding and repairing freight cars. INSPECTING Inspect railcar frames and bodies for holes, cracks, and other defects Inspect safety appliances including hand holds, sill steps, grab iron, brake platfor...Read more
Responsible for timely employment and placement of quality new hires and internal candidates for union and exempt positions in a cost effective manner to meet operational demands and objectives. To include: recruiting, interviewing, and selection of Human...Read more
Install, repair and maintain all Telecommunications equipment including, but not limited to: Radios, Digital Microwave (MW), and Radio Frequency (RF) Data Link Equipment. Additional responsibilities include: TECHNICAL DUTIES: Install, assemble, repai...Read more
An OR Intern-Fellows work in the Operations Research team at BNSF may include, but is not limited, to the following: Work closely with OR Specialists, key business partners and subject-matter-experts to understand business problems and propose solut Summer...Read more
Telecom Maintainer IIBNSF RailwayAurora, IL
This position is responsible for installing, testing, inspecting, maintaining, repairing, troubleshooting, assembling, and/or dismantling inside/outside communications equipment, parts, and related items. Headquarter location, travel and work within...Read more
Duties include, but are not limited to, responding to questions from employees and/or customers; identifying and implementing solutions; interpreting information and applying rules and agreements; initiating and processing correspondence via various...Read more
Mechanic Heavy Equipment (Traveling)BNSF RailwayFort Madison, IA
This position is accountable for maintenance and repair of railroad track equipment assigned to the Engineering Department. Responsible for the disassembly, repair, modification, overhaul, remanufacture and troubleshooting of the railroads roadway m...Read more
Claims Summer Intern 2022 (Paid)BNSF RailwayFort Worth, TX
The successful candidate will support the field and other internal claims functions, in conducting thorough and ethical investigation of all claims and lawsuits involving the company, arising out of personal injuries or property damage, excluding bil...Read more
Engineering Summer Intern 2022 (Paid)BNSF RailwayAlbuquerque, NM
The program begins with a two-day orientation in Fort Worth, Texas where interns receive a company overview and network with company leaders. The remaining time will be spent supporting on-going projects and completing on-the-job field training condu...Read more
This position is responsible for testing, inspecting and properly repairing electrical components of locomotive systems, equipment and machinery. LOCOMOTIVE SYSTEM MAINTENANCE Test, maintain, and repair locomotive alternators, generators and motors...Read more
Intermodal Equipment OperatorBNSF RailwayCicero, IL
Position has 3 levels of graduated proficiency handling intermodal equipment in railroad intermodal facility. Intermodal Equipment Operators may perform one level primarily; all Operators are expected to perform other levels as needed. Operate heavy...Read more
This position is responsible for keeping work areas clean and orderly as well as operating industrial maintenance equipment within a shop environment. This position requires a CDL and is bid based on seniority and business need EQUIPMENT OPERATION Op Shop...Read more
This position is responsible for keeping work areas clean and orderly, as well as operating industrial maintenance equipment within a shop environment and moving locomotives using radio and hand signals to communicate EQUIPMENT OPERATION Operate fork Shop...Read more
The RIDE team is searching for a full time candidate to assist in developing, testing, and supporting the RIDE crew transportation app and infrastructure. The position requires working closely with BNSF employees, both business and technical. Respons...Read more
This position is responsible for inspecting, repairing and maintaining engine and mechanical components of diesel locomotives. Additional responsibilities include the following: LOCOMOTIVE ENGINE MAINTENANCE Repair running gears (wheels, springs, han...Read more
Transportation Summer Intern 2022 (Paid)BNSF RailwayKansas City, KS
This challenging program offers students the opportunity to learn about the working logistics of this fast-paced railroad. The summer will be spent on an assigned Division, which could be anywhere on BNSF's 32,500 mile system. During this assignment...Read more
Transportation Management Trainee 2022BNSF RailwayKansas City, KS
Training for Transportation Management Trainees is a six-month program. This opportunity begins with a two-week comprehensive orientation at BNSF Corporate Headquarters in Fort Worth, Texas. Following orientation, the trainee will complete several ad...Read more
We are committed to a culture where all employees are included, belong, and have equal opportunity to achieve their full potential. Career development is a lifelong process. That's one of the many exciting and rewarding aspects of working on our railroad...Read more
We deliver what matters - were BNSF Logistics. We dare to embrace imagination. After combining it with deep experience and technology, new possibilities suddenly present themselves. We care about growth - both personal and professional. Thats why we supply...Read more
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Administrative AssistantBNSF RailwayFort Worth, TX
Apply early as this job may be removed or filled prior to the closing date, which is approximately seven (7) days after the posting date. Job Location: Fort Worth Anticipated Start Date: 02/11/2019Read more
Application Security DeveloperBNSF RailwayFort Worth, TX
Apply early as this job may be removed or filled prior to the closing date, which is approximately seven (7) days after the posting date. Job Location: Fort Worth Other Potential Locations: FortRead more
Apply early as this job may be removed or filled prior to the closing date, which is approximately seven (7) days after the posting date.Job Location: SpringfieldOther Potential Locations:Read more
Apply early as this job may be removed or filled prior to the closing date, which is approximately seven (7) days after the posting date. Job Location: Fort Worth Other Potential Locations: FortRead more
Signal Apprentice - Wichita, KSBNSF RailwayWichita, KS
Apply early as this job may be removed or filled prior to the closing date, which is approximately seven (7) days after the posting date. Job Location: Wichita Other Potential Locations: Wichita, KSRead more
Signal ApprenticeBNSF RailwayDubuque, IA
Apply early as this job may be removed or filled prior to the closing date, which is approximately seven (7) days after the posting date.Job Location: DubuqueOther Potential Locations: Dubuque,Read more
Track Maintenance - LaborerBNSF RailwayRochelle, IL
Apply early as this job may be removed or filled prior to the closing date, which is approximately seven (7) days after the posting date.Job Location: RochelleOther Potential Locations: Rochelle,Read more
Signal ApprenticeBNSF RailwayPampa, TX
Apply early as this job may be removed or filled prior to the closing date, which is approximately seven (7) days after the posting date.Job Location: PampaOther Potential Locations: Pampa,Read more
Signal Apprentice - Clayton, NMBNSF RailwayClayton, NM
Apply early as this job may be removed or filled prior to the closing date, which is approximately seven (7) days after the posting date.Job Location: ClaytonOther Potential Locations: Clayton,Read more
Apply early as this job may be removed or filled prior to the closing date, which is approximately seven (7) days after the posting date. Job Location: Chicago Other Potential Locations: Chicago, ILRead more
Apply early as this job may be removed or filled prior to the closing date, which is approximately seven (7) days after the posting date. Job Location: Dubuque Other Potential Locations: Dubuque, IARead more
Date: Feb 11, 2020 Location: Brookfield, MO, US, 64268 #job-location.job-location-inline { display: inline; } Company: BNSF Apply early as this job may be removed or filled prior to the closing date,Read more
System Electrician (Facilities)BNSF RailwayCicero, IL
Date: Feb 11, 2020 Location: Cicero, IL, US, 60804 #job-location.job-location-inline { display: inline; } Company: BNSF Apply early as this job may be removed or filled prior to the closing date,Read more
Apply early as this job may be removed or filled prior to the closing date, which is approximately seven (7) days after the posting date.Job Location: Fort WorthOther Potential Locations: Fort Worth,Read more
Track MaintenanceBNSF RailwayFort Worth, TX
Date: Feb 14, 2020 Location: Fort Worth, TX, US, 76006 #job-location.job-location-inline { display: inline; } Company: BNSF Apply early as this job may be removed or filled prior to the closing date,Read more
Track MaintenanceBNSF RailwayBowie, TX
Date: Feb 14, 2020 Location: Sherman, TX, US, 75091 #job-location.job-location-inline { display: inline; } Company: BNSF Apply early as this job may be removed or filled prior to the closing date,Read more
Track Maintenance - LaborerBNSF RailwayCentralia, IL
Apply early as this job may be removed or filled prior to the closing date, which is approximately seven (7) days after the posting date.Job Location: CentraliaOther Potential Locations: Centralia,Read more
Date: Feb 14, 2020 Location: Houston, TX, US, 77001 #job-location.job-location-inline { display: inline; } Company: BNSF Apply early as this job may be removed or filled prior to the closing date,Read more
Date: Feb 11, 2020 Location: Galesburg, IL, US, 61401 #job-location.job-location-inline { display: inline; } Company: BNSF Apply early as this job may be removed or filled prior to the closing date,Read more
Apply early as this job may be removed or filled prior to the closing date, which is approximately seven (7) days after the posting date. Job Location: Galesburg Other Potential Locations: Galesburg,Read more
Telecom Electronic TechnicianBNSF RailwayLa Crosse, WI
Date: Jan 8, 2020 Location: La Crosse, WI, US, 54601 #job-location.job-location-inline { display: inline; } Company: BNSF Apply early as this job may be removed or filled prior to the closing date,Read more
Apply early as this job may be removed or filled prior to the closing date, which is approximately seven (7) days after the posting date.Job Location: BrookfieldOther Potential Locations: Brookfield,Read more
Date: Feb 7, 2020 Location: Jasper, TX, US, 75951 #job-location.job-location-inline { display: inline; } Company: BNSF Apply early as this job may be removed or filled prior to the closing date, whichRead more
Date: Feb 10, 2020 Location: Birmingham, AL, US, 35204 #job-location.job-location-inline { display: inline; } Company: BNSF Apply early as this job may be removed or filled prior to the closing date,Read more
Apply early as this job may be removed or filled prior to the closing date, which is approximately seven (7) days after the posting date. Job Location: Minneapolis Other Potential Locations:Read more
System Electrician - Dilworth, MNBNSF RailwayDilworth, MN
Apply early as this job may be removed or filled prior to the closing date, which is approximately seven (7) days after the posting date. Job Location: Dilworth Other Potential Locations: Dilworth, MNRead more
Apply early as this job may be removed or filled prior to the closing date, which is approximately seven (7) days after the posting date. Job Location: New Rockford Other Potential Locations: NewRead more
Transportation Summer Intern 2020 (Paid)BNSF RailwayKansas City, KS
Apply early as this job may be filled at any time. The Summer Internship Program provides interns an opportunity to learn more about how our efficient, safe and "green" rail network supports theRead more
Database AdministratorBNSF RailwayFort Worth, TX
Date: Jan 21, 2020 Location: Fort Worth, TX, US, 76131 #job-location.job-location-inline { display: inline; } Company: BNSF Apply early as this job may be removed or filled prior to the closing date,Read more
Sr. Java DeveloperBNSF RailwayFort Worth, TX
Date: Jan 27, 2020 Location: Fort Worth, TX, US, 76131 #job-location.job-location-inline { display: inline; } Company: BNSF Apply early as this job may be removed or filled prior to the closing date,Read more
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