BNSF Railway Overview

  • www.bnsf.com
  • Fort Worth, TX
  • 10000+ Employees
  • 1849
  • Subsidiary or Business Segment
  • Rail
  • $10+ billion (USD)

BNSF Railway operates one of the largest railroad networks in North America. 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. BNSF operates a fleet of about 6,700 ...

Company Updates

December 8, 2015
BNSF proudly hires military veterans. Our military recruiter John Wesley led an online discussion with http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vIGfC about opportunities for veterans with the railroad. It's packed with information for military members approaching their transition date.
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BNSF Railway Reviews

3.1
44%
Recommend to a Friend
48%
Approve of CEO
Kathryn Farmer
Kathryn Farmer
67 Ratings
5.0
Current Employee

"Good"

May 19, 2021 - Mechanical Foreman I, Locomotive in Seattle, WA

Pros

Good schedule to work for

Cons

long commute to work each day
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Diversity & Inclusion at BNSF Railway

3.3
(212 Reviews)

Diversity Programs & Initiatives

BNSF is committed to our foundational values of equality and inclusion. As members of the BNSF community, our employees are entitled to:

     -  be treated with dignity and respect
     -  have equal access to tools, resources,

Diversity & Inclusion FAQs

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How is diversity at BNSF Railway?

...lack of diversity and long hours while continuing to expect more for less...Read More

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BNSF Railway Interviews

Experience
Positive62%
Negative12%
Neutral25%
Getting an Interview
Applied online77%
Campus Recruiting11%
Employee Referral5%
Difficulty
2.8
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  1. Dispatcher Interview

    Anonymous Employee in United States
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Interview

    Very Intense selection process, but the interview was worthwhile. High standards and thoroughly vet their applicants. All interviewers were very professional and the process was well conducted. Timely response time and effective, efficient communication throughout the entirety of the interview process.
    Interview

    Many questions about your outlook on safety.

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BNSF Railway Awards & Accolades

  • 2021 Best Employers for WomenForbes2021
  • Military Friendly EmployerMilitary Friendly2021
  • Training Top 125Training Magazine2020
  • Military Friendly Employer - GoldMilitary Friendly2020
  • Top 50 Workplaces for Indigenous STEM ProfessionalsAmerican Indian Science and Engineering Society2020

Pledges & Certifications

  • Veteran Hiring Commitment

    Committed to helping America's military veterans find work

  • Diversity Commitment

    Has programs that support a diverse and inclusive workforce

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BNSF Railway FAQ

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What is paid time off like at BNSF Railway?

...Great pay, paid vacation and benefits are all good....

June 22, 2021

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