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Dec 19, 2014

Oregon Railroad Jobs

The possibility of finding Oregon railroad jobs currently lies with two Class Is and several smaller lines. Find out which, here, and how to reach them.

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Dec 19, 2014

Oklahoma Railroad Jobs

Depending on what career you may be interested in you can research Oklahoma railroad jobs here and how to contact the companies that currently operate in the state.

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Dec 19, 2014

Ohio Railroad Jobs

Trying to even find Ohio railroad jobs can be a difficult task. Here you can find a list of all railroads which serve the Buckeye State as well as how to contact them.

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Dec 18, 2014

North Dakota Railroad Jobs

Because of the state's remote nature North Dakota railroad jobs are very difficult to find. However, you can learn about the companies that serve the state including contact information.

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Dec 18, 2014

North Carolina Railroad Jobs

You can search for North Carolina railroad jobs directly here via an available tool as well as find contact information for the companies that do business in the state.

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Dec 18, 2014

New York Railroad Jobs

Hoping to find New York railroad jobs? The state offers a good chance at such a career with many lines located there. Learn more about all of them here including transit agencies.

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Dec 16, 2014

New Mexico Railroad Jobs

There is no guarantee that searching for New Mexico railroad jobs will yield much success given the few lines that serve the state. However, offered here is contact and career search information.

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Dec 16, 2014

New Jersey Railroad Jobs

If you are trying to locate New Jersey railroad jobs here you can learn more regarding the companies that serve the state, contact information, and possible career openings.

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Dec 14, 2014

New Hampshire Railroad Jobs

You can find more information about potential New Hampshire railroad jobs including company contact information and a career search tool.

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Dec 14, 2014

Nebraska Railroad Jobs

You might have luck in finding Nebraska railroad jobs. The state is headquartered to the largest in the country, UP, with four other Class Is operating there.

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Dec 14, 2014

Montana Railroad Jobs

Today, Big Sky Country's railroad network still includes more than 3,000 miles. However, Montana railroad jobs may be difficult to land due to the few lines that now operate there, just eight.

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Dec 14, 2014

Missouri Railroad Jobs

You can learn more about Missouri railroad jobs here in terms of which companies do business in the state today, their contact information, and a guide to find available positions.

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Dec 14, 2014

Mississippi Railroad Jobs

Surprisingly, for a small state located deep in the south there are many rail companies in operation there. To locate potential Mississippi railroad jobs each line's contact information is listed.

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Dec 14, 2014

Minnesota Railroad Jobs

If you are looking for Minnesota railroad jobs there are many companies still doing business there. Provided here is contact information or career pages of these lines.

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Dec 14, 2014

Michigan Railroad Jobs

Hoping to locate Michigan railroad jobs? The state still boasts a lot of railroads including four Class Is and several smaller lines, all of whose contact information is listed here.

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Dec 13, 2014

Massachusetts Railroad Jobs

Find out what Massachusetts railroad jobs may be available by learning which companies operate there today and utilized an online search tool to find openings.

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Dec 13, 2014

Maine Railroad Jobs

The search for Maine railroad jobs may be difficult since the state is home to just two mid-sized Class IIs and five shortlines. You can find contact information for each here.

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Dec 13, 2014

Louisiana Railroad Jobs

Louisiana railroad jobs may not be as difficult to locate as one might imagine given that more than twenty companies still operate in the state. Locate contact information here and discover openings.

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Dec 12, 2014

Kentucky Railroad Jobs

Researching Kentucky railroad jobs? The state boasts several lines, all of which are covered here with either contact information provided or their individual career pages.

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Dec 12, 2014

Iowa Railroad Jobs

If you are attempting to locate Iowa railroad jobs the state is home to four major systems, a large regional, and seven short lines. Learn more about each here including contact information.

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Dec 11, 2014

Passenger Train Travel, A State Guide

Learn more about passenger train travel using this state by state guide to see where Amtrak's intercity connections operate.

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Dec 07, 2014

The Chili Line

The Chili Line was part of the Rio Grande's original narrow-gauge route envisioned to reach Mexico. It was never extended beyond Santa Fe and abandoned in 1941.

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Dec 04, 2014

Railroads In The Civil War

Railroads in the Civil War were critical to both sides during the conflict. Learn how new technologies were developed and expansion continued afterward.

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Dec 04, 2014

The Virginia Blue Ridge Railway

The Virginia Blue Ridge Railway began as a small, timber line during the early 20th century and later transitioned to haul various freight. It shutdown in 1980.

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Dec 03, 2014

Indiana Railroad Jobs

If you are hoping to find Indiana railroad jobs there are several lines located there including five Class Is, two Class II regionals, and numerous shortlines.

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Dec 01, 2014

Illinois Railroad Jobs

Just like years ago Illinois is still home to numerous railroads today. Find out more about potential job openings here.

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Dec 01, 2014

Idaho Railroad Jobs

Idaho railroad jobs may not be as difficult to land as you may think. Despite its small size the state is home to two large railroads and several smaller shortlines which you can learn about here.

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Nov 30, 2014

Georgia Railroad Jobs

Looking for Georgia railroad jobs? Here you can learn more about the companies that do business in the state as well as use a search tool to find potential openings.

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Nov 26, 2014

The Belpaire Firebox

The Belpaire Firebox was evented by Alfred Belpaire of Belgium in 1860 who sought to simply locomotive construction and gain while offering a design that offered more power.

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Nov 25, 2014

Florida Railroad Jobs

If you are looking for Florida railroad jobs you can learn more here about the different companies that are located in the state, find out how to contact them, and even use a job search tool.

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