Xanterra Travel Collection

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Train Electrician

Xanterra Travel Collection - Williams, Arizona

Posted: 11/13/2018


The Train Electrician is a full time year round position working at the Grand Canyon Railway Locomotive facility. This is a lead level position responsible for inspecting, troubleshooting and repairing electrical  systems on locomotives, passenger cars, facilities and other equipment. 

  • Fully understand and support Xanterra Mission Statement and Core Values.
  • Duties of Electrician III and II.
  • Acts as Lead Train Electrician when supervisor or manager is unavailable.
  • Read and draw electrical schematics and understand electrical code specifications to determine wiring installations.
  • Lay out, design, and implement control equipment and wiring for locomotive and passenger car systems.
  • Layout and design distribution and control equipment such as circuit breaker panel boards, fuse enclosures, switch boxes, pull-boxes, and related devices.
  • Identify equipment needs, parts, and supplies; maintain adequate inventory.
  • Provide guidance, training, and assistance to less experienced employees as needed.
  • Provide clear communication to appropriate parties and prioritize work load to meet deadlines.
  • Do precision work and adhere to industry standards for installation, repairs and safety.
  • Solve problems relating to installation techniques on job sites.
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • Certificate or degree in electrical systems or knowledge of electrical concepts acquired through 5 year of related experience working with 3 phase 480/220, 110 power circuits. Electronic and relay logic controls.
  • Must be willing and able to respond to call outs within 30 minutes.
  • Requires valid and clear Arizona Driver’s License and ability to comply with Xanterra/GCR Vehicle Policy.


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