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- Work/Life Balance
- Culture & Values
- Career Opportunities
- Comp & Benefits
- Senior Management
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Great benefits package
Very military friendly for recently separated veterans regardless of skillset
Union environment where hard work is mocked and laziness is celebrated
Union environment where hard work is punished and laziness is rewarded
Advice to Management
God help you all. I can't understand how management can function when 80% of it's workforce is literally against you. Working to sabotage any production. It truly blows my mind.
Getting an Interview
Getting an Interview
- Accepted OfferNeutral ExperienceAverage Interview
I applied online – interviewed at BNSF Railway.
Very saftey oriented interview. Be prepared to answer behavioral questions and demonstrate your ability to be a safe employee. There will be a human resource representative and a hiring manager in the interview usually. Also the hiring process usually takes place in a convention room of the holiday inn. There are usually 50 or more candidates that you will be competing with. The good thing is that they usually hire 10 or so at a time.
- Tell me about a time that you recognized a saftey hazard on the job? What did you do to remove the hazard? Answer Question
There is no negotiations for this position. It is written in stone by the collective bargaining agreement.
BNSF Railway operates one of the largest railroad networks in North America. A wholly-owned subsidiary of Burlington Northern Santa Fe, the company provides freight transportation over a network of about 32,000 route miles of track across two-thirds of the western US and two provinces in Canada. About 23,000 miles of that track are company owned, while the remainder is owned and permitted by other railroads. BNSF Railway owns or leases a fleet of about 6,700 locomotives. It also has some 30 intermodal facilities that help to transport agricultural, consumer, and industrial...