Not actually working
Work life/balance and more job stability
A better career opportunity with the possibility to advance and a job with better hours
Answered - Conductor/Switchman (Current Employee) - Aurora, IL
High stress, limited opportunities for advancement if you're not in the "in crowd"
Answered - Senior Marketing Analyst-Customer Support (Former Employee) - Fort Worth, TX
Working for the railroad is like having golden handcuffs. I can't imagine leaving unless I was fired or the entire industry crashes.
To many double standards, always on call and looking for reasons to fire you.
Answered - Conductor (Former Employee) - Beaumont, TX
Answered - Train Dispatcher (Current Employee) - Fort Worth, TX