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Engineering Manager

What Will You Do?

  • Be assigned to a piece of our vast system of infrastructure –  buildings, bridges, signal systems or part of our 32,000 miles of track
  • Lead and manage a diverse, unionized work crew to keep the infrastructure of the railroad running
  • Work with other groups to ensure work is being completed in a safe manner with minimal impact to rail operations
  • This position will require you to work long hours in all weather conditions, including nights, weekends, holidays and on-call.  Relocation will be required several times throughout your career.

What Will You Learn?

 Union Pacific operates a dynamic 24/7/365 operation focused on safety and customer service. Keeping more than 32,000 miles of track, plus hundreds of bridges and towers operational, takes careful planning and on-the-spot problem solving. With the multi-month training program, you'll be ready for an exceptional first-line management opportunity with significant growth potential. Successful candidates will learn to embrace the fast-paced and ever-changing work environment. 


We're looking for college graduates with degrees in engineering or science – especially electrical, structural, civil or construction engineering. We need people with strong social and communications skills. And we need problem-solvers who thrive in a fast-paced environment.


Starting salary: $74,800 - $84,000*
At Assignment: $93,000 - 101,100*
*Based on skills, experience and geographical location. Assignment made upon successful completion of the training program.

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