BNSF Railway Overview

  • www.bnsf.com
  • Fort Worth, TX
  • 10000+ Employees
  • 1849
  • Subsidiary or Business Segment
  • Rail
  • $10+ billion (USD)

BNSF Railway operates one of the largest railroad networks in North America. The company provides freight transportation over a network of about 32,000 route miles of track across two-thirds of the western US and two provinces in Canada. BNSF operates a fleet of about 6,700 ...

Company Updates

December 8, 2015
BNSF proudly hires military veterans. Our military recruiter John Wesley led an online discussion with http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vIGfC about opportunities for veterans with the railroad. It's packed with information for military members approaching their transition date.
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BNSF Railway Reviews

3.1
40%
Recommend to a Friend
44%
Approve of CEO
Kathryn Farmer
Kathryn Farmer
102 Ratings
5.0
Current Employee, more than 5 years

"Excellent leadership training"

Oct 14, 2021 - Manager
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

Pros

Great Benefits and culture. Top level focus on safety from CEO on down

Cons

Its a big organization. Preventing silo-ing is challenging. Ensuring strategic goals are successfully translated into annual and monthly actions can feel cumbersome.

Advice to Management

The leadership training is critical to long-term success. Please continue with it. Consider opportunities to break down barriers between high-level organizational entities to prevent silo-ing and
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Diversity & Inclusion at BNSF Railway

3.3
(276 reviews)

Diversity Programs & Initiatives

BNSF is committed to our foundational values of equality and inclusion. As members of the BNSF community, our employees are entitled to:

     -  be treated with dignity and respect
     -  have equal access to tools, resources,

Diversity & Inclusion FAQs

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Does there seem to be diversity at BNSF Railway?

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BNSF Railway Interviews

Experience
Positive62%
Negative12%
Neutral26%
Getting an Interview
Applied online77%
Campus Recruiting11%
Employee Referral5%
Difficulty
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  1. Technology Service Intern Interview

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    Positive Experience
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    Interview

    Fantastic interview process. Very efficient and quick. Received an offer a few days later. HR and technical managers present in the interview. Interview was on Zoom but I understand during a normal year, they would fly candidates out for the internship.
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BNSF Railway Awards & Accolades

  • 2021 Best Employers for WomenForbes2021
  • Military Friendly EmployerMilitary Friendly2021
  • Training Top 125Training Magazine2020
  • Military Friendly Employer - GoldMilitary Friendly2020
  • Top 50 Workplaces for Indigenous STEM ProfessionalsAmerican Indian Science and Engineering Society2020

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Does BNSF Railway offer relocation assistance?

...Great pay great benefits Package...

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