Bucyrus Railcar Repair is not only committed to providing exceptional quality to customers, but to fostering a safe and positive environment for everyone working with us. We're a family-owned business with the goal of extending our family atmosphere to every person we hire!

If you're interested in being part of our team, please complete an application for employment

Inbound Inspector


Position available at the following locations:

  • New Lexington, OH

  • Grenada, MS

  • Fostoria, OH

  • Canton, OH

  • Tallahassee, FL


This position is responsible for performing the initial quality inspection of all railcars



  • Inspect railcars to determine the work to be performed to achieve conformance with AAR, FRA, Customer and Bucyrus Railcar Repair requirements

  • Photograph the car and its defects

  • Identify the material, components, and material to be used in repairs

  • Electronically transcribe the work and material to create a work order for production staff

  • File and otherwise organize all documentation of inbound inspection

  • Independently organize time and priorities

  • Travel to other locations to perform inbound inspections


Education and Experience

  • 5 years of Rail / Railcar experience preferred

  • Knowledge of efficient research techniques and methods

  • Basic writing, reading and arithmetic skills required

  • Basic computer skills required

  • Valid driving license required


Physical Requirements

  • The ability to safely lift up to 50 pounds

  • The ability to work in adverse weather conditions.

  • The ability to perform physical activities that require prolonged and considerable use of arms, legs and moving the whole body. Activities include, but are not limited to: climbing, lifting, balancing, walking, kneeling, material handling, and crawling.

  • The ability to work at heights exceeding 4 ft. off the ground with proper PPE

  • The ability to maintain mental and visual attention to details for sustained periods of time


Work Site Environment

  • Extreme heat or cold for considerable amounts of time PPE requirements contingent upon area and include, but are not limited to: Head, eye, toe, and hearing protection.

  • Uneven walking surfaces

  • Oily surfaces that require physical contact for inspection purposes

Bucyrus Railcar Repair is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against otherwise qualified applicants on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, age, sex, marital status, national origin, disability or handicap, or veteran status.




For any inquiries, questions or commendations, please call: (419) 562-0740 or fill out the following form

Head Office

811 Hopley

Bucyrus, Ohio 44820



Tel: (419) 562-0740

Fax: (419) 617-1180


To apply for a job with Bucyrus Railcar Repair, please fill out our application for employment

Contact us: (419) 562-0740

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