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NICTD is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

We strive to have a workforce that reflects the community we serve. It is our policy to fill vacant positions with qualified candidates without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex (including gender identity, sexual orientation, and pregnancy), age, genetic information, disability, veteran status, or other protected class, assuming the individual can perform the essential functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodations.

NICTD’s complete EEO Policy Statement is available upon request to the District’s EEO Officer, Ms. Laura Harrington, at (219) 874-4221, ext 219; e-mail: laura.harrington@nictd.com.

Open Positions

Summary Job Description:  This job has two major purposes.  When working as a car cleaner at either Michigan City or Chicago, the employee inspects and cleans the interiors (seats, floors, toilets, walls, and windows) and exteriors (stainless steel sides and windows) of railroad cars used to transport passengers between Chicago and South Bend.  When working as a Relief Terminal Carman, the employee moves, couples, and uncouples passenger cars at terminals in Chicago, Gary, and Michigan City to the extent needed to prepare cars for train service.  Relief Terminal Carmen refill water tanks on cars, conduct safety tests, perform inspections, make minor repairs, complete preventive maintenance projects, and perform other duties as assigned by their supervisor.   Locations and assignments are assigned by seniority.  Successful applicants should expect to work weekends, nights, holidays, relief assignments, and without choice of location until they acquire sufficient seniority.

Minimum Educational & Age Requirements:  High school or GED equivalent; eighteen (18) years of age. Click HERE for the full description of requirements.

Applicant Instructions:  Click HERE to begin the application process.  IMPORTANT NOTE – READ THIS: If you have previously applied on line, you must FIRST contact Ms. McCann at cindy.mccann@nictd.com or (219) 874-4221 ext. 252 to re-set your on-line record to accept a second application. Applicants who do not complete the on-line application form (with or without resume), questionnaire, and required tests on or before 11:59 a.m., Friday, August 31, 2018, will not be considered.   NICTD does not accept requests for interviews or faxed/mailed/hand delivered resumes.  NICTD reserves the right to close the application process prior to the stated deadline.  Apply early to ensure consideration.

Job Description: This position performs accounts payable processing, serves as back-up for other clerical positions, and performs other financial, administrative, and clerical duties as may be assigned within the finance and accounting department in Michigan City, Indiana.   Click HERE for the complete job description and position requirements.

Salary & Benefits: Applicants start at 75% to 95% of full hourly rate depending on qualifications and then increase 5% per year until eligible for full hourly rate of $22.03. Excellent health, dental, disability, vision, and pension benefit plans.

Applicant Instructions:

Click HERE to start the on-line application process. You may upload a resume (with or without a cover letter) during the on-line application process. While not required, NICTD encourages applicants to complete the on-line application and upload a resume with a cover letter. The deadline for applying is 3 p.m. on Friday, August 24, 2018. This is a rolling application process. NICTD reserves the option to close the application process early. Apply early to ensure best opportunity for consideration.   Persons experiencing difficulties with the on-line application process may contact Cindy McCann at cindy.mccann@nictd.com or (219-874-4221, ext 252) for assistance. Qualified applicants will be notified if selected or declined for a typing test and/or interview.

IMPORTANT NOTE – READ THIS: If you are a current employee, or if you have previously applied on line, you must FIRST contact Ms. McCann at cindy.mccann@nictd.com or (219-874-4221, ext 252) to re-set your on-line record to accept a second application.

NICTD does not accept late applications, requests for interviews, or faxed/mailed/hand delivered resumes.

Job Description: This is a skilled clerical position that performs, or serves as back-up, for accounts payable, accounts receivable, payroll, ticket revenue auditing, ticket sales, and other miscellaneous financial, administrative, and customer service tasks within the finance and accounting department in Michigan City, Indiana.   Click HERE for more details about the position.

Days and hours of work: The days assigned are Monday through Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Hours may vary when assigned to or filling in on other positions. Mandatory overtime on weekends or holidays may be necessary at times.

Minimum Requirements:

Candidates must meet the following qualifications:

-  High school degree. NICTD prefers candidates with associate, bachelor, or graduate degrees with major in accounting, finance, marketing, or other business administration specialty.

-  Twelve (12) or more semester hours with overall GPA of “B” or better in college level accounting coursework or equivalent relevant accounting experience.

-  Touch typist with a forty (40) words per minute proficiency as scored in a standardized keyboarding examination administered by the District.

-  Must read and write clearly and fluently in English so as to understand and follow appropriate rules and regulations. Ability to speak and understand Spanish, Polish, or other languages relevant to NICTD’s five county service area is helpful but not required.

-  Demonstrated proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite or relevant financial software.

-  Pass a post-offer physical examination, including drug and alcohol tests. Must be able to fulfill the position’s essential functions. Hired applicants are also subject to on-duty drug and alcohol testing per NICTD policy.

-  As this work involves entrustment with public funds, all offers are subject to satisfactory post-offer driving, credit, and criminal record evaluations.  

Salary & Benefits: Applicants start at 75% to 95% of full hourly rate depending on qualifications and then increase 5% per year until eligible for full hourly rate of $22.03. Excellent health, dental, disability, vision, and pension benefit plans.

Applicant Instructions:

Click HERE to fill out the on-line employment application. You may upload a resume (with or without a cover letter) during the on-line application process. While not required, NICTD encourages applicants to complete the on-line application and upload a resume with a cover letter. The deadline for applying is 3 p.m. on September 24, 2018. Persons experiencing difficulties with the on-line application process may contact Cindy McCann at cindy.mccann@nictd.com or (219-874-4221, ext 252) for assistance. Qualified applicants will be notified if selected or declined for a typing test and/or interview. NICTD does not accept late applications, requests for interviews, or faxed/mailed/hand delivered resumes. Note: Apply early to ensure consideration. The District reserves the right to fill the position with a qualified candidate prior to the stated application deadline.

IMPORTANT NOTE – READ THIS: If you are a current employee, or if you have previously applied on line, you must FIRST contact Ms. McCann at cindy.mccann@nictd.com or (219-874-4221, ext 252) to re-set your on-line record to accept a second application.