Moving America where it wants to go.
Amtrak is a unique American success story because of our more than 20,000 diverse employees who drive the performance needed to make us America’s Railroad. For more than 42 years, Amtrak has launched careers, connected communities, accelerated commerce and created opportunities for our Nation.
Our employees serve more than 31 million passengers every year. For us, that means more than 31 million chances to make a difference for everyone of our customers every year. Our goal is to connect talented people to the Amtrak career opportunities that match them the best – whether you are just starting your career, looking for a new opportunity or an experienced career professional.
With your participation, we will provide you with career growth and satisfaction through a wide range of professional and personal opportunities that will help you balance work and life. It’s not just a job. It’s your career.
Teamwork and Diversity
We want your work at Amtrak to be more than a job. We want it to be a fun and fulfilling experience where you find challenging and rewarding opportunities, respect among colleagues, competitive pay, benefits that protect you and your family, and a high performance based culture that recognizes and values your contributions and helps you reach your personal and professional goals.
We are America’s Railroad and we recognize that our success depends on the diverse talent, skills and experience of our employees. Our employees, our programs and our suppliers reflect the nation we serve. Through our commitment to diversity and inclusive behavior we make our business stronger. We work hard to tailor our new employee welcoming and on-boarding based on the diverse needs of the individuals who join our team.
Safer, Greener and Healthier
As an Amtrak employee, you will help us deliver intercity transportation with superior safety, customer service and financial excellence. You'll also ensure compliance with various regulatory agencies while adhering to Amtrak standards and guidelines.
Recognized as one of the most energy efficient modes of transportation, we strive for safer, greener and healthier ways to connect America. By joining Amtrak, you will be part of a company rich in history with a world-class brand and reputation.
What moves you?
Freedom to Roam – You’ll have the opportunity to discover the country. With Amtrak’s Rail Pass, you and your family can travel our trains at no cost, subject to availability.
Opportunities to Discover – At Amtrak, your potential meets our possibilities through continuous opportunities for learning, personal development and career growth. Every day, we seek to develop and strengthen our Core Competencies – the knowledge, skills and abilities – we need to be successful at Amtrak. We partner with you throughout your career to help you achieve all that’s possible at Amtrak.
A Chance to Be at Your Best – We know we can only do our best for our customers when you feel your best. At Amtrak, we take a holistic approach to your health and wellbeing. You’ll enjoy competitive health and wellness benefits, onsite and community- based fitness activities, as well as savings and income protection opportunities for your future.
Make Your Mark – With Amtrak, your contributions are reflected in our competitive, comprehensive compensation package. We offer performance-based incentives and recognition programs that allow you to benefit from your individual performance and our shared success.
Impact Your Community – Amtrak offers you a number of ways to get involved and give back to the communities where we operate. From annual toy drives to relief efforts in the wake of natural disasters, from the United Way donation drive to our National Train Day that celebrates the importance of rail transportation in towns across America.
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Do you have questions? We have answers.
Visit our Frequently Asked Questions to learn how more about a career at Amtrak.
We proudly support and encourage U.S. Veterans to apply for all of our open positions. All positions require pre-employment background verification, medical review and pre-employment drug screen. Amtrak is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.