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Fourth Generation Railroader Continues Family Legacy

Posted November 12, 2018 05:38 PM CDT

Conductor John O'Hara joined Union Pacific 12 years ago as a fourth generation railroader. He's proud to continue his family's legacy.

Like many Americans, John O’Hara was raised with the railroad.

“My father’s father’s father started with the railroad in the early 1900s and I followed in their footsteps,” O’Hara said.

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From Water Pipes to Fuel Lines, KC Plumber Switches Careers

Oct. 10, 2018 12:00 PM CST

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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