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From Water Pipes to Fuel Lines, KC Plumber Switches Careers

Posted October 10, 2018 12:00 PM CDT

Sheet Metal Worker Jimmy Gallaway came to Union Pacific in 2007 for a stable career with growth opportunities and good benefits.

After five years as a Kansas City plumber, Jimmy Gallaway was ready for a new career that offered stability and growth opportunities, as well as good benefits.

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Top 5 Ways Union Pacific is Military Friendly

Oct. 3, 2018 11:00 AM CST

Some of Union Pacific's first employees were Civil War veterans, and throughout its 155-year history, Union Pacific has consistently supported the military – by moving troops and supplies while providing jobs for veterans and active-duty soldiers.

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Mechanic Finds a Second Home at Union Pacific

Sep. 20, 2018 10:00 AM CST

Family man Jacob Sullivan began searching for a new career in 2007. He wanted to work for a company that felt like home. That’s when he found Union Pacific.

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Pioneering Female Railroader Proud of her Union Pacific Family

Sep. 5, 2018 02:00 PM CST

Back in 1979, there were few women working in field railroading positions. That didn’t matter to Annette Cannon.

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Switching Gears: Beautician Becomes Electrician

Aug. 22, 2018 09:00 AM CST

Prior to 2014, Latisha Dunton’s daily tools included curling irons and contouring brushes. She traded them in for wrenches and pliers to repair diesel electric locomotives.

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