Is it possible for older workers to find railroad jobs?

Do the railroad companies hire older workers? I'm 46 and would like to change careers and become an engineer or operations supervisor?

Asked By: strenuouslife21 - 6/16/2007
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The answer to your question is yes... More
Answered By: HOGHEAD - 6/16/2007
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Yes. They hire any age. And older people do well. They do not call in sick and appreciate the job. They have expreience. Go for it
Answered By: Michael M - 6/17/2007
well blow me down SON, your the perfect age. I trained a guy who was 55 and was a brick layer most of his life. I took me one day to train him, smartest guy i have come across to date. I have trained some guys out of high school that take weeks to train... More
Answered By: shawn - 6/17/2007
What the others have said is true. I was offered a job with UP but had to turn it down. You are on call 24/7 which I could handle but they wanted me to be willing to move anywhere within an area from Nevada to No. Cal to So. Cal. My wife said no... More
Answered By: XP Pilot - 6/18/2007
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