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7 Train Jobs In Montreal If You're Ready For A New Career Track With Travel & Good Pay

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7 Train Jobs In Montreal If You're Ready For A New Career Track With Travel & Good Pay
  • If you're looking for a career change in 2020, considering one of the available train-related jobs in Montreal, many of which offer generous pay and extensive benefits — plus the opportunity to travel the country.
  • Get all the details below!

Do you yearn for a job that will get you out of the classic office environment and into a little adventure? How about a job that has the perks of nationwide travel in one of the most economical and environmental ways possible? Well, for a long time people have assumed getting a job as a flight attendant is the best way to travel, and I'm here to say it's time to consider a train job in Montreal instead.

Working for one of the great railway companies in Canada, like Canadian National Railway, VIA Rail, or Canadian Pacific has the potential to fill your pockets with cash and your life with adventure.

Some of these positions do require training, but many companies also offer an extensive training program once you're hired — all expenses covered.

So you can be trained in a new field that will also provide you with an awesome salary and an unprecedented opportunity to see our country from ground level.

That's why we've compiled this list of train-related jobs that could just be your track to trying something completely new in life. 

From dispatchers to conductors and a lot in between, there's something for everyone here, especially anyone that is ready to try something in a pretty unique field.

Officer, Crew Management Center

Company: VIA Rail

Location: Pointe-St-Charles, Montreal

Salary: $62,918 – $78,648

Status: Permanent, Full time

Find out more here.

Train Conductor 

Company: Canadian Pacific

Location: Montreal

Salary: Average according to Glassdoor is $78k

Status: Full time

Find out more here.

Bilingual Rail Traffic Controller

Company: CN Railway

Location: Incentive package to relocate to Edmonton, AB.

Salary: Paid training starts at 29$/hour. Once qualified, up to 50$/hour.

Status: Full time

Find out more here.

Rail Car Mechanic Apprentice

Company: Canadian Pacific

Location: Montreal

Salary: $29.732/hr

Status: Full time, Union

Find out more here.

Diesel Engine Mechanic

Company: VIA Rail

Location: Montreal

Salary: $29.24/hr

Status: Permanent, Full time

Find out more here.

Diesel Mechanic

Company: Canadian Pacific

Location: Montreal

Salary: Starts at $33.696/hr

Status: Full time, Union

Find out more here.

Bilingual Dispatcher

Company: CN Railway

Location: Montreal

Salary: Average according to Glassdoor is $54k – $67k

Status: Full time

Find out more here.

All aboard!

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