FreightCar America

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  • A good, fast paced environment to work in.

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    I worked at FreightCar America full-time

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    Good pay and advancement opportunities.

    Cons

    Not one close by me.

    Advice to Management

    Think about opening a facility in or near Decatur, IL.


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    I was hired in on the ground floor as an operator and was promoted internally to Leader, Supervisor, assistant Manager, and Production Area Manager. I had no interviews. I submitted my application and was hired on the spot

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Website www.freightcaramerica.com
Headquarters Chicago, IL
Size 500 to 999 Employees
Founded 1999
Type Company - Public (RAIL)
Industry Manufacturing
Revenue $500 million to $1 billion (USD) per year

Coal keeps FreightCar America in the black. The company designs and makes railroad cars, some 90% of which are aluminum-bodied coal-carrying ones. FreightCar America claims the top spot as North America's manufacturer of both aluminum-bodied and coal-carrying railcars. Other products include coil steel cars, flatcars, intermodal cars, mill gondola cars, and motor vehicle carriers. FreightCar America also refurbishes and rebuilds railcars and supplies forged, cast, and fabricated parts for its railcars and ones made by other companies. Customers include leasing companies... More

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