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Top Three Advantages of Interning at Union Pacific

Posted February 13, 2017 09:00 AM CDT

Want a sneak peek of what it’s like to work for a railroad? Interning at Union Pacific will give you that – and more.

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Climbing the Ladder One Challenge at a Time

Jan. 31, 2017 03:00 PM CST

Grace Butts has always been motivated by a challenge. A lifelong learner, she’s fascinated with solving problems and implementing solutions. She does it every day as a manager of maintenance at Jenks Shop in Little Rock, Arkansas, where she oversees the overhaul process of hundreds of locomotives each year.

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Railroads Over Rockets: Family Pride Leads Manager to Union Pacific

Nov. 30, 2016 09:30 AM CST

Nick Mayorga always has looked up to his dad, a third generation Union Pacific locomotive engineer.

“He’s my role model,” Mayorga said. “I’ve always thought he was Superman.”

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For Eighth Generation Railroader, Union Pacific is the Right Fit

Oct. 31, 2016 08:53 AM CST

When Leia Durrant joined Union Pacific, her grandmother Mable gave her a lantern. It was hers from when she worked for the railroad as an operator in 1948, handing engineers messages on a train order hoop as they rolled by – a job that led to meeting her husband, Leia’s grandfather Bud, who was a roadmaster.

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Journeyman Electrician Finds Home at Union Pacific

Oct. 20, 2016 09:00 AM CST

Scott Casey knows the electrical industry. He grew up watching his father, uncles and grandfather – all electricians – deal with the industry’s fluctuating demands, often working job-to-job. For 30 years, Casey lived as a commercial electrician working on big projects like the Methodist Women’s Hospital and TD Ameritrade Park in Omaha.

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