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Samantha Washington
XXX XXXXX XXXX, Glendive, MT 59330
Mechanical Foreman 1 Feb 2013Present BNSF Glendive, MT
  • Manage 30-50 employees, each day on first and second shift, assigning work duties and reviewing performance in safety and production.
  • Determine schedules, sequences, and assignments for work activities, based on work priority, quantity of equipment, and skill of personnel.
  • Monitor employees' work levels and review work performance.
  • Counsel employees about work-related issues and assist employees to correct job-skill deficiencies.
  • Conduct or arrange for employee training in safety, repair, or maintenance techniques, operational procedures, or equipment use.
  • Inspect and monitor work areas, examine tools and equipment, and provide employee safety training to prevent, detect, and correct unsafe conditions or violations of procedures and safety rules.
  • Complete outshoppings  on locomotives to verify that work that is being completed by employees meets BNSF and FRA standards.
  • Conduct monthly safety meetings with employees.
  • Mentor employees who have become or wanting to become front line supervisors.
  • Meet all SAP requirements monthly. Have never been deficient.
  • Co-owner of new hire appraisal for all new hirers brought on property.
  • Relief General Foreman on second half.
Machinist Nov 2004Feb 2013 BNSF Glendive, MT
  • Inspected, repaired and maintained engine and mechanical components of diesel locomotives to meet BNSF and FRA standards.

  • Operated and maintained wheel truing machine by completing weekly and monthly maintenance. Responsible for monitoring and ordering supplies to maintain wheel machine.

  • Operated and maintained Rotary Snowplow to assist in any mainline blockages during the winter months.
  • Assisted in rapid response in the Bakken for mainline blockage. ( locked axles, cutting pinions, grade crossing accidents, airbrake trouble shooting, worked with carman, etc...)
  • Trained in oxy-thermal cutting procedures.
  • Trained and mentored new employees on safety policies and best practices at BNSF.
  • Participated in on the job training in Havre, MT to become familiar with G.E. locomotives.
  • Traveled to Interbay, WA to train their employees on power assembly replacement to insure the work was being done safely and efficiently.
  • Involved in getting the traction motor gear case rebuild process started in Glendive, MT.
  • IAMA local Vise President, (  April, 2010 to November, 2012 ).  
Associate of Arts: Auto Body Repair and Refinishing Technology May 1994 North Dakota State College of Science Wahpeton, ND
Additional Training and Certifications
Attending HAZMAT training in Pueblo, CO at the Security and Emergency Response Training Center in November, 2014.
Visual Emissions testing certified.
Investigation Conducting officer training.
Basic electrical TTC training.
IAMA, Railroad Local Chairmen training at William W. Winpisinger Education and Technology Center, Placid Harbor, MD
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Previous Companies:

  • BNSF

Previous Job Positions:

  • Mechanical Foreman 1
  • Machinist


  • North Dakota State College of Science

Level of Education:

  • Associate of Arts

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