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Prentice Truck Operator (Operator 1)

Frontier Railroad Services
Morgantown, WV
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Job Title: Operator 1

FLSA Status: Non-Exempt

Company Overview

Frontier Railroad Services, LLC is a railroad construction company based in New Stanton, PA performing new construction and rehabilitation for customers in the Eastern United States.


Job Description

The Prentice Truck operator (Operator 1) operates a prentice truck in a railroad construction environment and performs preventative maintenance and minor repair on prentice truck. Operation and equipment knowledge at a well-developed level is required. Safely drive and operate vehicles while following DOT regulations. This position requires substantial travel to any of the states in which we operate.

Duties & Responsibilities

Operates prentice truck in railroad construction environment supporting construction operations.
Demonstrate experienced operation and equipment knowledge.
Performs preventative maintenance on heavy or specialized equipment.
May assist with supervision of small crew as necessary.
Maintains proper equipment appearance and cleanliness.
May perform labor duties as needed.
Communicates with supervisor throughout the job process.
Basic mechanical knowledge to troubleshoot simple mechanical failures.
Practices safe working habits.
Ensures working conditions are safe and that proper PPE is being used as job duties require.
Safely drive, operate, and maintain CDL required vehicles and equipment.
Follow DOT regulations; ensuring proper permits and driving regulations are followed.

Physical Requirements:

Mobility to participate in frequent travel to and from the project location; ability to operate heavy equipment; lifting of up to 100 pounds in the performance of duties. Agility to navigate into confined spaces if necessary.

Environmental Conditions:

Performs duties in multiple environments including outside construction project settings, in and around moving vehicles and equipment. Exposure to weather elements; must wear appropriate PPE required for the project site.


Must have documented experience operating railroad construction equipment.
Possess a current CDL B and DOT medical card.
Extensive travel is required.
Must pass drug screen and background check.
Must pass practical skills assessment on machine operation.

Salary and Benefits

Competitive wage.
Medical, Dental and Vision Benefits.
Life insurance and disability.
401k Retirement Plan.
Daily per diem in most cases.
Hotel and travel expenses paid in most cases.

Single Hotel Room.
Scheduling with an emphasis on work/life balance.
Opportunity for advancement in our growing company.

You must have a valid email address to apply for this position. Communication will be done via email.

Unfortunately, due to the volume of applicants, we can only contact individuals who are the best fit for the requirements of the position.

EEO Statement: Frontier Railroad Services provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Frontier Railroad Services complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Frontier Railroad Services


Morgantown, WV
26501 USA


Transportation and Storage