Rail-Track Laying and Maintenance Equipment Operators

Top 3 Railroad Track Maintenance Jobs

  • Laborer 3 - Frontier Railroad Services - Cleveland, OH

    Operate hand-held powered equipment and manual tools

  • CDL/A Driver / Laborer - RJ Corman Railroad Co/Memphis Line - Lebanon, TN

    Loading and unloading all

  • Regional Foreman - Northern Plains Railroad - Minneapolis, MN

    Receive calls and develop best means and methods for emergency track repair including safety action plans. Communicate with customer and ensure a

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What They Do

Lay, repair, and maintain track for standard or narrow-gauge railroad equipment used in regular railroad service or in plant yards, quarries, sand and gravel pits, and mines. Includes ballast cleaning machine operators and railroad bed tamping machine operators.


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