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Jordan

Updated 11 days ago

Training in GA for conductor, what do we expect? - 1477 Replies

[QUOTE who="Crownmeach in Lilburn, Georgia"]A day after I interviewed I got the conditional offer. I'm In my second week of training down in...

Limbo

Updated 18 days ago

How to get a job at Norfolk Southern. - 194 Replies

This thing is outdated . I've been waiting for 6 weeks after I took my physical and background check and still haven't got a call. My online...

saleens330

Updated 2 months ago

norfolk southern - pre employment screen - 1 Reply

Though over a year ago, I'll answer. Once you receive the background email, you need to complete it and send back with in 3 or 5 days. I know I...

saleens330

Updated 2 months ago

NEW HIRES BEWARE! - 1 Reply

I will say that if you get hired on during the winter months, maybe Nov-Feb, a new cub will most likely get furloughed. It happens. When times get...

eobdtool.co.uk in Los Angeles, California

Updated 2 months ago

Launch x431 Diagun does have many useful features - 1 Reply

As we all know,Launch X431 adopts open diagnostic technology, which is the most advanced in the world as well as the future of automotive...

saleens330 in Macon, Georgia

Updated 2 months ago

Management Trainee Program - 1032 Replies

Has anyone ever participated in the Norfolk Southern Management Trainee Program? If so, what is it like? How much do they offer for relocation...

TheBlake in Atlanta, Georgia

Updated 2 months ago

Conductor Hiring Session - 1 Reply

So, I received an email from a guy in Norfolk Southern H.R. email invited me to a hiring session in a few days in Roanoke, V.A. Just really looking...

Mister B in Skokie, Illinois

Understanding railroads as a worker

In my RR job search, I have had many questions about employee/manager relations, rules, unions, etc. I found this site very educational....

MisterB in Skokie, Illinois

Updated 6 months ago

Peru hiring event - should I attend if already applied online? - 6 Replies

I'm thinking of driving down to Peru for a NS "Open" Hiring event that was advertised on Facebook recently (J. D. Santucci ). It's about 3 hours from...

MisterB in Skokie, Illinois

Updated 6 months ago

Youngstown, oh yard - 1 Reply

Start conductor training August 3rd for the Youngstown yard. Anyone want to give any insight on how Youngstown is? I'm hoping to stay busy and not be...

MisterB in Skokie, Illinois

Why so many NS conductor openings?

I was curious why there are so many conductor openings at the NS jobs website when I've been reading that Class 1 railroads are experiencing...

MisterB in Skokie, Illinois

Any railroad conductors or engineers living in RVs?

Do you or anyone you know that is an engineer or conductor who lives in an RV (presumably a Class B type)? I was especially curious because it seems...

Skyraven in Olathe, Kansas

Training for Freight car repair.

Does anyone know when training classes for freight car repair start. Does anyone know how the training is for freight car repair.

nick in Atlanta, Georgia

Updated 17 months ago

NS - 1 Reply

Hey I've currently done done an interview with Norfolk southern for the conductor position and have completed my background check and physical. I...

Edenihan

Application process

I am curious as to how much longer I'll be waiting to hear back. I had my interview back in middle of august passed drug screening and medical...

Lukegage in Genoa, Ohio

Am I tested for nicotine in the drug test?

I casually use a vaporizer to smoke liquid with light amounts of nicotine in it. I am worried that this will disqualify me from being hired. Is...

Ruby Slippers in Las Vegas, Nevada

Updated 20 months ago

what do they want in a person - 6 Replies

they do not know what they want it's like they toy with you and play games? i wish they would just come out and say what they want in a person so the...

amtrak2041 in East Orange, New Jersey

Updated 22 months ago

August conductor training - 19 Replies

Anyone takin on training August 3rd?

EB in Short Hills, New Jersey

Railroad Work-Life Balance

This topic is not directed particularly at NS, but to railroads in general. Why can't the work-life balance for train crews be improved? Why can't...

Tobyius in Tifton, Georgia

Trying to get hired

I have applied for positions but never got a email! I'm looking for anyone help! Please thanks

R4p7M9b5 in Roanoke, Virginia

Updated 35 months ago

railroad jobs - 3 Replies

looking for afreash start

Dstevens93 in Jacksonville, Florida

Conductor in Jacksonville, FL.

I'm looking at the job description for the conductor position in Jacksonville, FL and I'm seeing that once you reach full pay you can expect to make...

Shwill in Waxhaw, North Carolina

Updated 38 months ago

Conductor in Columbia, SC - 1 Reply

Anyone know what it is like to be a conductor in Columbia, SC? OR any information at all.

Peter Piper Helpe in Norfolk, Virginia

Updated 41 months ago

What is NS looking for - 4 Replies

I have re-submitted my resume and application several time through the NS web site for a conductors position in the Atlanta area. Approximately two...

Peter Piper Helpe in Norfolk, Virginia

Updated 41 months ago

After interview - 1 Reply

I recently interviewed with NS for the position of police communication officer and I was told during the interview they would decide in two weeks....

CE in State College, Pennsylvania

Updated 43 months ago

Summer Internship - Flying in for Interview - 2 Replies

I am an Engineering student at WVU and have never had an internship before. After having a pleasing interview with Norfolk Southern at a recent...

dvd5066 in Chester Springs, Pennsylvania

Thoroughbred Direct to NS

I have a question. If I were to work for Thoroughbred Direct in Plymouth Meeting, would less increase my chances of getting into Norfolk Southern,...

AlabamaGirl

Norfolk Southern Dispatcher - Atlanta

Just curious if anyone out there is headed to the Norfolk Southern Dispatcher hiring session in Atlanta on Wednesday, August 17th, 2011. I have been...

riskinron9 in Philipsburg, Pennsylvania

Pre employment test

Where do I find info on the pre employment test for Locomotive painter? Or where do I find sample test??

jaw2808 in Fort Wayne, Indiana

Updated 64 months ago

NS Conductor School in Georgia - 2 Replies

I live in upstate NY. Have basically no money to get to Ga for the conductor school. What do suggest? What would be the cheapest way? Do I need to...

natarrab in Montgomery, Alabama

Updated 67 months ago

Fall 2011 Management Trainee - Auburn - 7 Replies

I was invited to attend the Career Day in Birmingham, AL next week. What about the process can ahyone let me know. Is there anything I can study to...

goodgalnatl in Atlanta, Georgia

Operational Yard Clerk - Atl

I attended the hiring session in Atlanta this week. Ive read the responses about answering the questions on the assessment as fast as you can. Would...

Ron in Ballwin, Missouri

Louisville KY

I was told that there is some openings in Louisville KY, does anyone know how the event works? Do you have to be called to attend it or is it just...

tsnizzle in Atlanta, Georgia

Updated 74 months ago

How much do central yard operations clerk for Norfolk southern make starting off? - 6 Replies

I am currently applying for this position and would like to know how much they start off at for this position. Thanks everyone for your time!

Derekfitness in Olathe, Kansas

Updated 75 months ago

management trainee - 1 Reply

what are the sessions like ill be at the one march 9-10 in atl. is there anyone else going and what did you apply for

bobby

Updated 78 months ago

dont waste your time - 1 Reply

I WENT TO THE RECRUITING EVENT TODAY. THEY MAKE U SIT FOR 5 YEARS AND LISTEN TO THEM TALK, THEN THEY GIVE YOU 3 EXAMS WHICH 2 ARE SIMILAR TO WHAT YOU...

bobby in Hillsboro, Ohio

Updated 82 months ago

the "6-12 week training program"? - 1 Reply

Does anyone have any information about the "comprehensive training program" in McDonough? I'm considering applying for the Electrician position, but...

ferroequinologist in Duquesne, Pennsylvania

acknowledgement of application

I applied for a conductor's position about three weeks ago and have not received an email acknowledgement of my application. I also left a message...

hawkman in Saint Louis, Missouri

signal trainee for northfolk southern

What is in the interview for a signal trainee for northfolk southern.

toogoodforya in Brandon, Mississippi

Updated 91 months ago

How to get a IT (Information technology job) at Norfolks - 1 Reply

Hi, I am planning to apply in IT (INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY).Can some body share thier experiences about the process including interviews and salaries...

iawright in Atlanta, Georgia

Revenue Accounting Trainee

Can anyone provide any feed back on the Revenue Accounting Trainee Position? Has anyone interviewed or started the training? Thanks

sticker in Mishawaka, Indiana

when do you take your physical and drug testing for ops manager

where in the process is the physical can ahyone let me know

NoNamesAvailable in Norfolk, Virginia

Great Resume... No Interview! Overqualified

I have a friend who was a British Naval Supply Officer for 10 years and then got an MBA at a world-ranked university. He's taken a few years off to...

gibblits in cocoa, Florida

signal assistant recrutemet session

I WAS INVITED TO GO TO A SIGNAL RECRUITING SESSION.I WOULD LIKE TO KNOW IF ITS WORTH MY TIME.MY BROTHER IS A MAINTAINER AND MY FATHER IS AN ENGINEER...

flanoconn in Cincinnati, Ohio

management trainee

What are typical days like for management trainees? when training is over what is a typical day like as a manager (transportation)?

newyorknewyork in New York

Updated 118 months ago

Norfolk Southern Interview Questions. - 2 Replies

It's always hard to know what to expect when going in for that interview -- and preparation can make all the difference. What is the interview...

Renea in Princeton, West Virginia

Updated 119 months ago

Do they give everone a chance?(with a good record!..background,school,etc...) - 1 Reply

Conductor job has posted twice,within a 2 weeks..I put in both times...no response! Do they draw from a hat??

Patick

Welding Job

I'm looking for a Railroad welding job in Decatur,Il . I have 12yrs. exp. Please contract me by e-mail.

ALEXANDER GREEN in Charlotte, North Carolina

WEAREHOUSE/FORTLIFT

I WAS HOPPING THAT I COULD HAVE A CHANCE OF GETTING A JOB I CAN PASS AN DRUG TEST I WORK HARD AT WHAT I DO AND I AM A GOOD WORKER I LIKE TO WORK...

tj in Ragland, Alabama

Norfolk Southern Salaries, Bonuses and Benefits.

What are the average starting salaries, bonuses, benefits and travel requirements like at Norfolk Southern? What do you like best about working at...

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