Ontario Northland

Moosonee, ON

Opportunity Reference #
Posting Date
May 5, 2020 – 1:40 pm
Closing Date
May 17, 2020 – 11:59 pm
Time Sensitive

POSITION: Spare Express Freight Services Worker

REPORTS TO: Supervisor Express Freight

DEPARTMENT: Passenger Services

LOCATION: Moosonee


  • Maintains timely and accurate inventory records for Yard, Train & Express activities based on communication with operating crews and other external and internal customers.
  • Communicates with customers through personal contact and telephone, providing rates, shipping details and timelines including the preparation of waybills/reports and their subsequent delivery.
  • Performs warehouse duties ensuring local freight is placed for delivery and transship freight is dispatched to correct outbound cars (weighing up to 75 pounds).
  • Weighs outgoing traffic at scale and ensures these details are correctly entered on waybills.
  • Loads and unloads customers’ prepaid vehicles on designated flat cars secured in accordance with current standards and collects revenue as required.
  • Loads and unloads customers’ baggage in designated baggage/line cars and baggage kiosks.
  • Customer Service Unit duties as required.
  • Janitorial responsibilities at the Moosonee Station, Express and Yard offices.
  • Performs above and such other duties as required by Management.


  • Grade 12 diploma or General Educational Development (GED) equivalent
  • Must be able to lift up to 75 lbs
  • Work outdoors in varying temperatures and weather conditions
  • Preference will be given to qualified applicants who are fluent in (English, French and Cree)
  • Excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skills
  • Sound working knowledge of computers and appropriate keyboarding skills
  • Available for shift work
  • Hold a valid driver’s license and be able to operate motorized warehouse equipment
  • Committed to Company Health and Safety standards and practices
  • Railway experience would be an asset

CLOSING DATE: May 17, 2020 no later than 11:59 p.m. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Qualified individuals are invited to apply in writing with a current covering letter and resume (provided in one document), stating reference name and number.

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