Employment Opportunities

The Reading and Northern Railroad Company is a progressive regional railroad offering unique career opportunities to career-oriented individuals in the Northeast Region of Pennsylvania.

We invite you to join our team!

Employees of the Reading and Northern Railroad work in a family oriented team environment. Learn about railroad operations, transportation, logistics, industrial manufacturing and material handling. Previous railroad experience is not required for most positions unless otherwise noted in our ads. On the job training including classroom and field training is provided.

Assistant General Manager- Passenger

Private Car Coordinator- LGSR

Mascot- LGSR

MOW Administrator

Signal Maintainer


Foreman- MoW- Lehigh Division

Competitive Wages & Benefits Include:

  • Excellent health benefits with prescription drug plan

  • Voluntary dental and eye plans

  • Railroad Retirement

  • 6 Paid holidays

  • Personal Days

  • Vacation

  • Profit sharing bonuses

  • and more!

How To Apply
If you are considering applying for employment with the Reading and Northern, we are always accepting applications and resumes. We have many different departments offering a variety of positions. Our departments are as follows: Operations, MOW, Traffic, Mechanical, Signals, Real Estate, and Entry Level Management.
Resumes and applications remain in our employment files for a period of two (2) years.
The Reading and Northern Railroad respects an individual’s privacy in applying for a position with our company. Information will be kept strictly confidential.

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Download Employment Application (requires Adobe Reader)

You may print and mail the completed employment application to

Human Resources

Reading & Northern Railroad

PO Box 218

Port Clinton PA, 19549

Or Fax: 484-668-6085

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