Railroad Hiring On the Fasttrack

ROCKFORD (WIFR) -- The pickup in hiring is expected to last over the next five years as companies look to replace retiring workforce.

Canadian National plans to hire 100 people for various positions across Illinois this year. The positions are well paying and many don't require a college degree. BNSF also plans to bump up their employment numbers, hiring about 400 Illinois workers.


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  • by james a wolfe Location: highland indiana on Jul 29, 2011 at 04:04 PM
    Iam A very hard worker looking for a job with a chanse to advance and benifit the company.More than willing to start fresh and prove myself.Please respond promise to not disapoint you.Quick learner and get along well with others.Thank you
  • by Pam on Jul 27, 2011 at 11:05 AM
    so where do you apply
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      by Kristin Burke on Jul 27, 2011 at 01:05 PM in reply to Pam
      Pam, the link to apply for the positions is located at the bottom of the story. Just click on the link and it will take you to CN's website! Hope this helps. Thanks!
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      by james a wolfe on Jul 29, 2011 at 03:52 PM in reply to Pam
      Thank you and please respond
  • by Mike Farr Location: Winnebago on Jul 26, 2011 at 07:30 PM
    That's Great! It's about time.
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