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Progress Rail Services Corp. Welder II in Laurel, Montana



Welder II

Work Location:

Laurel, MT Rail Welding - 095

Job Purpose:

• Operate electric flash butt welding machine and ancillary equipment

• Grind Ends of rail prior to welding;

• Operate electric and pneumatic grinders and impact wrenches;

• Clean machinery on a daily basis;

• Maintain housekeeping in buildings;

• Provide assistance with equipment maintenance;

• Fill in at other positions when required.

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Company Description:

Progress Rail, a Caterpillar company, is an integrated rolling stock and infrastructure provider, delivering a full range of products and services to domestic and international railroad customers. Our customers enjoy one-stop shopping and comprehensive cradle-to-grave railway solutions - whether it rolls on the rail or is the rail itself. From locomotives, transit, freight cars and engines, to tracks, signals and advanced technology, we ensure customers can count on us to meet all their rail needs. Forging the bridge between ideas and success, our talented and innovative team members work together to address the challenges of the rail industry today, ensuring success for the future. As part of a vibrant, global network of business operations, each and every member of our team is important to our success. With headquarters in Albertville, Ala., more than 7,000 dedicated employees serve customers through a network of close to 150 locations around the world. For more information, visit and follow @Progress_Rail on Twitter and YouTube.

Education / Training:

• High School Diploma or equivalent.

Posting Title:

Welder II



Key Job Elements:

Machinist in fixed rail welding plant.

Qualifications and Experience:

• Experience with work in an industrial setting;

• Able to lift 45 lbs.


Equal Opportunity Employer – Race/Color/Sex/Religion/National Origin/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Vets/Disabilities


Progress Rail Services Corporation and its subsidiary and affiliate companies offer an excellent total compensation package* including competitive salary, 401(k) plan with company match, available medical/dental/life/disability insurance coverage and paid vacation and holidays. Relocation assistance may be available for some positions.

*Benefits eligibility differs by job position and employment status - governing plan documents control such benefits..

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Alternative Work Location:

Laurel, MT