Depends on craft and position I have worked for CN 15 years Transportation Dept starting as brrakman to conductor to locomotive engineer! Work regular job work 5 days week some jobs 6 most are 5 days minimum 10 hours a day Max 12 federal law mandated max can be on duty linger just can't do any work! Work extra board on call 5 days week on call 24 5 get 48 hrs off every week plus is guaranteed 5 days pay at 10 hours get called work once in week get full 5 days pay if stay available don't call off sick FMLA miss one day lose 1 day pay two days is 2.5 days pay 3 days missed forfite gurantee for that week and only collect what u actually work time in half after 10 hours and or work days off the whole day is time plus one half!
10-12 hours per day
Answered - Conductor/Switchman (Current Employee) - Battle Creek, MI
10 hours per day minimum
Answered - Conductor Trainee (Former Employee) - Stevens Point, WI