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BNSF Railway Overview

Fort Worth, TX
10000+ employees
1849
Subsidiary or Business Segment
Rail
$10+ billion (USD) per year
Norfolk Southern, Canadian Pacific Railway, Kansas City Southern
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 ... Read more

BNSF Railway Reviews

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    I have been working at BNSF Railway full-time

    Pros

    Great work environment. Plenty of opportunities to advance and develop. Great benefits and railroad retirement is awesome

    Cons

    May have to relocate to promote
    Depending on your position, you may have frequent travel

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BNSF Railway Photos

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BNSF Railway photo of: Replacing Rail
BNSF Railway photo of: Welding Truck Entering a Tunnel
BNSF Railway photo of: Working the Canyon Subdivision is beautiful!
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BNSF Railway Interviews

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    Contract Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Fort Worth, TX
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. I interviewed at BNSF Railway (Fort Worth, TX) in September 2015.

    Interview

    The interview consisted of a panel of 5 indivíduals. Each person had a list of questions related to the position. The questions included behavioral type questions and experience type questions. The interviwers were professional, respectful and pleasant. I appreciated the opportunity to be considered for the job.

    Interview Questions

    • How do you prioritize your tasks?   1 Answer

    Negotiation

    Fairly easy

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BNSF Railway Awards & Accolades

  • America's Top Companies, Forbes, 2009
  • Barron's 500, Barron's, 2009
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