Amsted Rail offers employees the stability of an established industry leader, along with the chance to learn, grow, advance and make a difference. As a private company, we are all stakeholders in this business and all have a common goal to make this company not only a profitable company, but also a place to grow our careers. We strive to be a place that people are attracted to, and like to think we go steps beyond to make sure our employees are happy on the job – and away from it.

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Career Development

At Amsted Rail, our organization is only as strong as the people we employ. We are continuously evolving to meet the demands of our customers and the market in order to remain an industry leader, and we encourage our employees to do the same. To help employees continuously grow and develop in an ever-changing marketplace, we have developed a formal People Development process that focuses on aligning development activities to both employee’s career interests as well as the needs of the business. Amsted Rail’s People Development process will provide the tools necessary to build our pipeline of talent for the future as well as create a rich and rewarding career experience.

Amsted Rail Benefits

Amsted employees experience a unique working environment, the stability of an established industry leader combined with the benefits of working for a private company with interesting opportunities to learn, grow and make a difference for our customers both domestically and internationally. We take pride in offering a benefits package that is among the best around.

Health and Wellbeing

Amsted Rail offers you competitive medical, dental, vision and prescription drug benefits that are designed to provide quality care at an affordable cost.

Financial Security

Amsted Rail offers an ESOP (Employee Stock Ownership Plan) as well as a 401K plan, life insurance and disability benefits.


To help employees achieve a work/life balance, Amsted Rail offers a variety of programs and benefits, including an employee assistance program, an educational assistance program, access to auto and homeowners insurance, gym membership reimbursement, and 2 for 1 matching charitable gifts program.

Employee Development

Amsted Rail is committed to employee development and offers online courses through the Amsted Learning Management Center, as well as the tuition reimbursement program for external learning opportunities. 

Amsted Rail’s Diversity, Equity & Inclusion approach is simple: We celebrate everyone

At Amsted Rail, we are building a diverse, equitable, and inclusive company culture that fosters engagement, retention, and business results by tapping into a pool of talent from diverse backgrounds. By doing this, Amsted Rail not only enriches its own workforce but also sets an example for the industry. This is evidenced by our commitment to ensuring that all employees are representative of our customers and the communities we serve. Diversity brings a variety of perspectives, ideas, and approaches, cultivating a more dynamic and innovative work environment. Together we move the world forward!