Dispatcher
Genesee & Wyoming Inc. - Coshocton, OH

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The primary responsibility of the job is the performance of safe dispatching of trains and crews according to GCOR and FRA regulations..

Must understand FRA rules as related to the dispatch function and verify that dispatchers properly apply

Communicates via telephone or radio with train crews, yard supervisory personnel, M/W personnel and others regarding train movements and instructions.

Responsible for the oversight of track authorization and occupancy - including main tracks/sidings

Make sure proper track bulletins, track warrants and communications to train crews is accurate/timely

Coordinates pick-up and relief for expired crews based on hours of service tie ups

Monitors train movement and conditions affecting movements, such as weather conditions, train crew availability; engine and equipment availability. Monitors general orders, timetables, track and speed restrictions and ensures safety and performance, coordinating responses to unplanned events and emergency situations

Performs administrative duties relative to hours-of-service requirements, hazardous materials, documentation of train movements and reporting rule violations

Required Skills

Required Experience

Education Required or Equivalent Experience: High School Diploma or GED with 3 years related experience and/or training;

Education Preferred: Associate's Degree with 3 years related experience or training

Related Experience Required: 3 years related experience or training

Related Experience Preferred: 5 years prior terminal and/or railroad operations experience

Must have a valid driver’s license

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Genesee & Wyoming (GWI) once relied on the salt of the earth -- hauling salt on a 14-mile railroad for one customer. Now, however, the...