Why Choose Rail as Your Career?

Rail is an innovative leader and the most environmentally efficient, safe and secure mode of ground transportation, moving the Canadian economy. Working closely with customers and communities, Rail moves over 73 million people and more than 70 per cent of all surface goods every year, relieving road congestion and limiting harmful emissions. Rail is a RightChoiceTM business.

As one of Canada's fastest growing businesses, Rail offers the opportunity to choose to work at one of Canada's largest employers or get involved with an entrepreneurial small business. Average annual earnings in the Rail business, at $83,175, are amongst the highest in Canadian industry.

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Workforce Development Contact:
Colleen Walsh
Director, Workforce Development
Public and Corporate Affairs
(613) 564-8105

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Rail Trends

The Railway Association of Canada's Rail Trends provides a ten-year composite of financial and operating statistics for a comprehensive review of the business of transporting goods and people by rail in Canada. This review covers virtually all interveners of rail - the Class 1s, regional freight companies, short lines, intercity passenger, commuter and tourist train... MORE >