Signal and Track Switch Repairers

Top 3 railroad signal repair Jobs

  • Rail Track Maintainer - Superior - Canadian National Railway Company - Superior, WI

    Install and repair street crossings and railroad crossings.Assist in the replacement or repair of ... Knowledge of signals or Railroad Operating Rules**Any knowledge for these above would be considered ...

  • Mechanic (Diesel) - Progress Rail Services Corp. - Mayfield, KY

    ... the rail itself. From locomotives, transit, freight cars and engines, to tracks, signals and ... repair or replacement; Perform emergency repairs to locomotives; Replaces locomotive and diesel ...

  • Field Service Engineer - System One - Grain Valley, MO

    Field Services Engineer - Rail Signaling ( Wayside ) : - Provide technical instruction and assistance regarding installation, operation, calibration, repair and maintenance of rail signaling ...

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What Signal and track switch repairers Do

Install, inspect, test, maintain, or repair electric gate crossings, signals, signal equipment, track switches, section lines, or intercommunications systems within a railroad system.


Signal and track switch repairer Salaries

  • 2020 employment: 6,600
  • May 2021 median annual wage: $80,570

Job Outlook for Signal and track switch repairers

Projected employment change, 2020-30:

  • Number of new jobs: 400
  • Growth rate: 6 percent (As fast as average)

How to Become a Signal and track switch repairer

Education and training:

  • Typical entry-level education: High school diploma or equivalent
  • Work experience in a related occupation: None
  • Typical on-the-job training: Moderate-term on-the-job training

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